Multiple Positions

Website Aller-Aqua Zambia Limited

1. Job Title: MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Job Description                       :

  • Execute preventative maintenance program on the shop floor.
  • Work hand in hand with the production manager to develop and implement maintenance schedules.
  • Implement 5S.
  • Track schedule and shutdown progress.
  • Develop and execute PMO Project “Preventive Maintenance Optimisation” to keep the execution Preventive Maintenance program up to date.
  • Assist in the preparation of technical procedures, work instructions, equipment, and systems evaluations.
  • Evaluate differences between actual work performance and work instruction estimates. Use this information to improve the quality and accuracy of planned work orders.
  • Train plant artisans.

Qualification and Attributes   :

  • Full Grade 12 Certificate
  • Engineering Bachelor’s degree preferably in Mechanical/Electrical with reliability engineering experience or proven significant on the job training in the field.
  • Have good communication skills in the English language with an emphasis on writing skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work unsupervised and achieve required operational outputs. Must be self-driven.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to interact with people at all levels and across a variety of cultures, both internally and externally, with positive effect.
  • Good organiser and efficient resource allocator, skilfully handles formal procedures and informal processes with a high level of attention to detail.

Required Experience :

  • At least 3 – 5 years’ maintenance engineering experience in a Supervisory role in an engineering environment.
  • Proficiency with maintenance and reliability systems (ERP or CMMS, monitoring systems; SCADA, OsiSoft PI and/or databases in general).
  • Quality systems such as 5S
  • Experience in fixed plant facilities.
  • Previous experience with RCM, FMEA, MTA or any other equipment strategy identification methodology.
  • Experience with RCA, contamination control and/or maintenance KPI’s development.

2. Job Title: MECHANICAL SUPERVISOR

Job Description                       :

  • Supervise mechanical artisans on the floor.
  • Conform to 5S quality standards.
  • Manage shift roster, leave for fitters and riggers to always ensure coverage.
  • Conduct daily safety meetings for the team.
  • Review and execute weekly maintenance schedules and ensure priority maintenance activities are prioritized and managed effectively.
  • Ensure the development and maintenance of up-to-date job procedures for all tasks performed within the function.
  • Operate within standard operating procedures (SOP’s) as directed by the Maintenance Coordinator.
  • Review maintenance tasks and opportunities for continuous improvement.
  • Maintain accurate records of all mechanical maintenance and repair activities using computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS).
  • Prepare detailed technical reports on mechanical system performance, issues, and improvements.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of OSHA regulations and industry best practices.
  • Enforce strict adherence to mechanical safety standards, including lockout/tagout (LOTO) procedures, machine guarding, and personal protective equipment (PPE) usage.
  • Perform regular inspections, testing, and diagnostics of mechanical systems using advanced tools and techniques such as vibration analysis, thermography, and ultrasonic testing.

Qualifications and Attributes  :

  • Full Grade 12 Certificate
  • Minimum of a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering.
  • At least 3 – 5 years’ experience in Mechanical Maintenance of fixed plant equipment in a Supervisory role
  • Must be Computer literate with competence in MS excel with exposure to SAP or equivalent.
  • Member of the Engineering Institute of Zambia.
  • Proven ability to deliver results and act as a change agent.
  • Familiarity with computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) and project management software
  • Technical certification in electrical engineering a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team safely and improve team safety awareness.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong organizational and time management abilities.

3. Job Title: ELECTRICAL SUPERVISOR

Job Description

  • Supervise mechanical artisans on the floor.
  • Conform to 5S quality standards.
  • Enforce strict adherence to electrical safety standards, including lockout/tagout (LOTO) procedures, arc flash protection, and personal protective equipment (PPE) usage.
  • Conduct safety audits, hazard assessments, and incident investigations, implementing corrective actions as needed.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of OSHA regulations and industry best practices.
  • Conduct regular team meetings to review work progress, address technical issues, and provide guidance.
  • Mentor and coach team members, promoting skills development and adherence to best practices.
  • Collaborate with engineering, maintenance, and production teams to ensure successful project execution.

Qualification and Attributes   :

  • Full Grade 12 Certificate
  • Minimum of a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering.
  • At least 3 – 5 years’ experience in Electrical Maintenance of fixed plant equipment in a Supervisory role
  • Advanced knowledge of electrical systems, including AC/DC motors, variable frequency drives (VFDs), programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and human-machine interfaces (HMIs).
  • Member of the Engineering Institute of Zambia.
  • Familiarity with computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) and project management software
  • Technical certification in electrical engineering a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team safely and improve team safety awareness.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting electrical schematics, blueprints, and technical manuals.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong organizational and time management abilities.

Interested candidates, meeting the above minimum qualification requirements, should submit a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) in PDF Format to the email [email protected] with the subject Tagline of the position e.g. ELECTRICAL SUPERVISOR.

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At Aller Aqua Zambia Limited an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@aller-aqua.co.zm


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