Production and Maintenance Technician

British American Tobacco




i. Ensure Environmental, Health and Safety is at all time followed to provide a safe working environment in the factory.
ii. Maintain and continuously improve product Quality and avoid wastage to meet the overall MQI target for the company.
iii. Machine Operating at optimum efficiency i.e. OEE, AMO, etc.
iv. Meeting Daily Targets and monthly MPS by brand.
v. Waste figures for both tobacco and wrapping materials.
vi. Tools and equipment – available and in working condition
vii. Infestation – Minimization of weevil count through good housekeeping.
viii. Ensure good housekeeping around the machine during and after the shift to reduce on weevil count and general cleanliness of the factory as a whole.
ix. In conjunction with Maintenance Team Leader formulate and implement preventive maintenance schedules to minimise breakdowns and ensure machine availability and high operational efficiencies.
x. Attend to machine breakdowns in the shortest possible time in order to minimise disruption to production and keep history of the machine performance.
xi. Carry out machine overhaul, sub-assemblies’ programs and ensure that they are completed to required standards and on schedule.
xii. Participate actively in stock take and reconciliations-responsible for result.

A Diploma in Engineering from a recognized institution of learning

3 x years’ experience in Manufacturing environment will be advantageous

British American Tobacco ( is a market leading, global organisation with a long, established history and a bright and dynamic future. Thanks to our people we have continued to deliver growth and exceed expectations in an increasingly complex and challenging marketplace.

Our aim is to become the leading tobacco company in each of our markets by providing excellent products with confidence and responsibility expected of global consumer brands.

If you have the talent and motivation to help us succeed you’ll find we are equally committed to helping you reach your full potential too.

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