Facility Maintenance Engineer


  • Adeiso, Eastern

  • Published : 2023-01-23
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Job Description

  • Job Title Facility Maintenance Engineer


Facility Maintenance Engineer

Department:  Technical
Reports to: Technical Manager
Directly supervises:  Facility Maintenance team, Referigeration Technician
Location:  Onsite at HPW Fresh and Dry Ghana, Adeiso, E/R, Ghana

Job Purpose  ;

Maintenance of onsite facilities to ensure availability and reliability

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Management of the day-to-day maintenance of the facilities.
  • Maintenance of onsite installations related to facilities.
  • Management and supervise onsite facility maintenance team.
  • Develop and implement strong work management systems.
  • Develop and implement strong performance evaluation systems.
  • Maintenance inventory management.
  • Liaison between operations and maintenance for good coordination.
  • Management of onsite CMMS and review of maintenance plans.
  • Develop and implement maintenance analytical tools for optimization.
  • Develop and implement an inspection, evaluation, and closeout procedures for maintenance activities.
  • Research development in processes and facility for continuous improvements.
  • Training and development of maintenance technicians.
  • Adherence to food safety protocols.
  • Adherence to safety protocols.
  • Adherence to documentation protocols.
  • Submission of monthly reports.
  • Departamental relations  : maintains contact with all departmental heads and other line managers/staff

    External relations:  3rd party contractors related to maintenance works

    Physical Requirements:

  • The Job may require entering to hot and cold areas within the facilities
  • The level of noise is generally high in some areas within the facility
  • The job demands walking, standing, bending, climbing and the use of scaffolds
  • The job entails long working hours when there is an emergency
  • Equipment/Tools to be used:  Computer, toolboxes


    Responsible for the compliance of the following clauses related to BRC and IFS Standards.

  • 2.2.1 prerequisite programs Pest control Maintenance programs for equipment and buildings
  • 4.1 External standards
  • 4.2 Site security and food defense
  • 4.3 Layout, product flow and segregation
  • 4.4 Building fabric
  • 4.5 Utilities – water, ice, air and other gases
  • 4.6 Equipment
  • 4.7 Maintenance
  • 4.8 Plant layout and process flow
  • 4.9 Production premises
  • 4.12 Foreign material risk mitigation & Waste Disposal
  • Qualification and experience:

  • Minimum of Degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Refrigeration Engineering
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience as a plant or maintenance engineer in FMCG environment or a continuous operation, managing a maintenance and facility management
  • Professional qualification is a plus.
  • Technical and Personality Competencies:

  • Ability to use manual and power tools
  • Ability to weld copper pipes
  • Ability to carry out pipe fitting
  • Good communication skills
  • Good knowledge in quality and health and safety standards
  • Good knowledge of MS Office
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent organization and time-management skills
  • A team player with leadership abilities
  • What we offer: 

  • Competitive Pay
  • Transportation
  • Free Breakfast and Lunch
  • Annual Bonus/13th Month Pay
  • Onsite Gym Facility with Instructor
  • Onsite Health care
  • Creche Facility

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