Utilities Engineer - Nicosia

Nicosia, CYP

If your life has become somewhat uneventful then this is the opportunity for you!  Join a program and a team based in a highly challenging environment and help find smart solutions to problems in the manufacturing department of a very successful FMCG company and leader in the Libyan market.  The position is based in Nicosia with periodic traveling to Tripoli (Libya) .

The purpose of the program is to develop a modern maintenance program working alongside managers - primarily the Plant Manager and accept delegated responsibilities and duties with the goal of eventually becoming a manager in a specific department.

Why Apply?  You will have the opportunity to join the leading beverage brand in Libya, getting heavily involved in state of the art production facility. 

This job aims in developing and monitoring a computerized maintenance program to maintain high efficiency of the production lines equipment and to improving their performance through preventing, reactive and corrective maintenance tasks via the office in Nicosia and on site in Tripoli.  Additionally to reduce the downtimes to the lowest possible level in order to achieve required line productivity.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Study and refer to the equipment manuals for the activities and spare parts required to perform the predictive, preventive, corrective and reactive maintenance
  • Carry out predictive, preventive and reactive maintenance based on equipment manuals and operating performance under the Maintenance Manager planning
  • Follow up the implementation and documentation of the Daily, Weekly, Monthly and Annual preventive maintenance
  • Determine the required spare parts for performing each frequency of maintenance activity. Set & revise the minimum and maximum stocks of spare parts
  • Follow up spare parts orders and others needs for performing maintenance works in required time following Company’s procedures
  • Follow up the implementation of the emergency re-active maintenance as soon as possible, repair works and installation works of any machine related to the production lines
  • Analyze daily and per shift the equipment breakdowns and propose problem solving tools and corrective solutions in short and long term permanent recovery
  • Ensure health and safety policies are complied with the organization standards. Eliminate hazards and equipment abnormalities during operation
  • Cooperate with production supervisors to support the operators in the optimum and safe operation of the equipment
  • Provide training and relevant directives to the technical working staff and develop their technical and response skills and performance
  • Perform communication with production supervisors for follow up of the maintenance and repair works during inside and outside production runs with minimum impact to production
  • Perform continuous evaluation of the maintenance technicians. Provide training and relevant directives to the working staff and develop their technical skills and performance.
  • Follow up with maintenance team implementation of operating and performance standards set by the organization
  • Keep maintenance logs and reports within established time intervals shown all maintenance/repairs activities and any other related assignment with comments and recommendations.
  • Follow up the execution and cost control of any project in the plant based on developed designs and specifications by the Company
  • Participate in the maintenance of the supporting utilities (CO2/Boiler/Syrup Process/Generators/Compressed Air etc.) towards uninterrupted operation
  • Spare parts cost control
  • Energy saving projects and initiatives monitoring

You will be measured by:

  • Mechanical efficiency
  • Maintenance and repair cost
  • Projects implementation, as specified, on time and within budget
  • Productivity improvement through process changes
  • Equipment downtime reduction
  • Safety and accidents prevention record
  • Overall performance and reliability

Your Profile:

  • BSc educational background in mechanical engineering from a recognized university
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in maintenance or engineering
  • Project management skills. Timeline, budget, resource management
  • Good communication and Interpersonal skills
  • Proficient with computer usage in particular M.S. Office applications
  • Fluency in spoken and written English
  • Ability to study equipment Operation, Maintenance and Spare Parts Manuals and extract
  • Maintenance procedures and parts requirements
  • Capability to work under pressure and 24 hours shifts. Work dedication and career oriented
  • Willing to work periodically in Libya under the Company’s expatriates plan

The company offers:

  • A competitive package
  • Housing and transportation when in Libya
  • Medical Cover
  • Personal development and growth
  • Exposure to international standards for development