Olivado EPZ Technician Vacancy

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Olivado EPZ Limited is an agribusiness company involved in the processing of avocado oil and also export of fresh avocados from contracted farmers.

We are looking for a qualified technician who will be engaged on a contract basis.

The ideal candidates should meet the following qualifications and be ready for the specified tasks.

Qualification Requirements

  • Minimum Diploma in Agriculture engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline.
  • At least 1 year working experience in plant maintenance.
  • Knowledge of HACCP, GMP, BRC, FSSC, ISO 22000-2005, GG and other food management systems.
  • Strong organizational skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision on daily tasks, keen and articulate on details.
  • Experience in avocado packaging will be an added advantage.

Key Tasks

  • In charge of supervising the routine and corrective maintenance of the factory / pack house machines and entire production machines.
  • Advise other staff on maintenance requirements.
  • Trains newly recruited staff and conduct refresher trainings for workers involved in the factory maintenance works and consequently maintains training attendance records.
  • Reports any anomaly in the factory (Civil, mechanical/ electrical) to the Packhouse manager.
  • Ensure that effective correction and corrective action arising due to non-compliances observed in the maintenance works are conducted.
  • Maintenance of corrective action and preventive maintenance records for all engineering works.
  • Supervision of engineering contractors while on site.
  • Other duties assigned by the Packhouse manager.

Suitably qualified individuals should submit their application together with scanned copies of qualification certificates and testimonials to dennis@olivado.com before 29th January 2018.


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Updated: January 23, 2018 — 3:11 pm