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Mechanical Technician needed at Cam Dairy Foods Limited

Job title : Mechanical Technician

Job Location : Abuja

Deadline : March 27, 2024

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Role summary:

  • In this role, you will report to the Head of Production and work closely with him to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of all equipment and utilities across all facilities.
  • You will be responsible for installing, maintaining and repairing mechanical and electrical systems and equipment across the organization.


  • Manage maintenance of all aspects of mechanical systems, equipment and machinery across Cäm’s facilities.
  • Initiate, adjust and operate equipment, ensuring proper shutdown and transition according to company standards in order to minimize downtime.
  • Conduct all essential quality testing and checks.
  • Ensure all assigned duties are completed in a timely and efficient manner
  • Adhere thoroughly to scheduled preventive maintenance timelines.
  • Contribute to problem-solving initiatives and activities aimed at enhancing plant performance.
  • Contribute to the procurement of spare parts.
  • Identify and resolve issues in mechanical, basic electrical and refrigeration systems through troubleshooting procedures.
  • Execute food safety tasks delegated by the departmental head.
  • Regularly inspect facilities to determine the condition of structural components and electrical and mechanical equipment, along with preparing and submitting reports recommending work assignments as needed
  • Train teams on optimal operation of equipment and maintenance procedures
  • Ensure adherence to sustainability best practices with respect to manufacturing and industrial operations, including waste management and chemical usage.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant laws and regulations at federal and state levels, including the completion of statutory registrations and acquisition of permits.
  • Work closely with the Factory Operations team to help them achieve departmental goals.
  • Support the Head of Logistics, Distribution and Maintenance by completing any
  • assigned procurement tasks to ensure that purchased items are both cost-efficient and of high quality.
  • Implement maintenance procedures and protocols
  • Implement a routine and preventative maintenance program
  • Diagnose faults and undertake planned maintenance
  • Respond rapidly and efficiently to and resolve major equipment breakdowns
  • Procure, test, and commission specialist components, fixtures or fittings
  • Diagnose faults and maintain temperature-controlled equipment and devices
  • Perform other duties as assigned from time to time
  • Collaborate with other departments to perform preventive maintenance and
  • address emergency repairs.
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance and repairs

Skills & Attributes:

  • You are a multifunctional, results-driven person, a collaborator and culture builder – able to identify, take advantage of, and build on the right opportunities.
  • You have excellent analytical skills and use data-driven decision-making to ensure successful performance.
  • You drive new initiatives, embrace and push for change, and are not afraid to try something new.
  • You are a facilitator, you listen intently, resolve conflicts effectively, integrate feedback and create an environment where everyone feels comfortable to speak up and develop ideas together.
  • You learn quickly, can operate with high autonomy, and are willing to make a deep and focused commitment to growing the business.
  • You are a strategic problem solver who is also comfortable at identifying quick tactical wins when needed
  • You are Ready to Get Stuff Done (GSD): if something’s not happening fast enough, your gut instinct should be to pick up the phone, pound on doors, take a road trip or jump on flights, and relentlessly pursue your goal until it’s done.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. Advanced degrees or relevant certifications are advantageous.
  • A Minimum of 3 years proven experience as a mechanical technician or similar role, demonstrating a comprehensive understanding of and industry standards.
  • Ability to Troubleshoot, basic equipment care and machine diagnose with the use of manual assembly diagram.
  • Good knowledge of GMP and the operation of utility equipment such as steam generators, compressors and HVAC systems.
  • Generally tech-savvy with competency in Excel, Word, PowerPoint as a minimum
  • Proficiency in Non-Conformity Management. Able to analyze problems, detect root
  • causes and proffer corrective and preventive actions to resolve issues.
  • Effective communication, time management and teamwork abilities.
  • Excellent problem solving ability.
  • Should have an idea in domestic and industrial electricity.

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