Electrical Technician at British American Tobacco (BAT) Nigeria

Title: Electrical Technician | Job Number: 33350 | British American Tobacco
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Seniority Level: Non-Management
Function: Operations
Reports to: Electrical Maintenance Lead
Geographic Scope: Ibadan

British American Tobacco is all about freedom of choice – whether it’s our people or our products. Combined with our entrepreneurial spirit, it’s what’s driven our phenomenal success. We started trading tobacco over a hundred years ago. Today, we’re a multibillion dollar company with more than 200 brands in our portfolio. With robust positions in each of our regional markets, our future looks equally bright too.

Role Positioning and Objectives

  • The role is responsible to own and drive root cause analysis within a team of Equipment Owners/Operating teams for an Operating Line, Lines, or Operation.
  • The Electrical Technician by his role supports the Shift Team Lead in delivering the PQCDSM – Production, Quality, Cost, Delivery, Safety and Morale – results necessary to achieve the Compelling Business Need by rigorous application of RTT/ IWS tools.
  • He is responsible, in conjunction with the Equipment Owner at ensuring their equipment is operated and maintained at base conditions and improvements required to reach goals are executed. 95% of individual’s time will be spent on the Operating Floor working with the team. Individual is member of Operating (Autonomous) Team.

What You Will Be Accountable For

  • Supports the Shift Team Lead in delivering the PQCDSM – Production, Quality, Cost, Delivery, Safety and Morale
  • Flow to the work as needed to meet the business need
  • Collaborate across lines and cell with other technicians as required to maintain cohesive, responsive, flexible organization
  • Participate in Shift Transition Meeting and Planned Stop huddles/critiques, per the Site DDS (Daily Direction Setting) DMS (Daily Management system)
  • Participate in monthly performance review with Shift team lead and quarterly review with Line lead using scorecard/PAP (Personal Action Plan)
  • Participate in monthly/quarterly department team meetings/briefings
  • Actively participate in project delivery and execution
  • Support resources to align with established standards and document standards for improvements made
  • Familiarize and align with all applicable and relevant business processes, procedure and policies
  • Ensures that defects are found and fixed daily on assigned equipment, most especially around high loss areas
  • Fixes defects found, submits notifications for defects equipment owner is unable to fix and continues to follow-up until defect is repaired
  • Key driver for analysing all safety risks and driving out losses associated with those risks.
  • Implement all required and recommended actions/responsibilities to support
  • Operating teams through the IWS (Integrated Work System) Phase Journey.

Essential Experience, Skills and Knowledge

  • Minimum of 3 years of “hands on” experience in production environment, preferably in an FMCG company
  • Academic background (Bachelor’s Degree, National Diploma or Higher National Diploma) in Electrical Engineering
  • NYSC Completed
  • Sound knowledge of PLC and Siemens S7.
  • Ability to develop and effectively mentor and train other technicians/ new joiners.
  • Strong verbal and written communication.
  • Continuous improvement attitude.
  • Availability to work in shifts.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
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