UAC Foods Limited Jobs in Nigeria [2 vacancies]

Latest UAC Foods Jobs and Recruitment i – Lagos, Abuja, Plateau, Rivers etcOctober 5, 2022

UAC Foods Limited is a leading manufacturer and Marketer of tasty, nourishing convenience foods. The business is a joint venture between UACN Plc of Nigeria with 51% equity stake and Tiger Brands of South Africa with 49%. We are a quality conscious company and always aim to add value to our consumers with our rich basket of Snacks, Beverage and Dairies products. Our foremost act of social responsibility is the nutritious, hygienic and safe products that we consistently give to Nigerians.

UAC Foods Limited Recruitment / Jobs

October 5, 2022. Planned Maintenance Technician, Electrical / Mechanical

Job Title: Planned Maintenance Technician, Electrical / Mechanical } Location: Lagos | UAC Foods Limited

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Job Summary

  • We are seeking to hire Planned Maintenance Technician, Electrical and Planned Maintenance Technician, Mechanical.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of all the equipment used directly and indirectly for production in the factories.

You will be accountable for:

  • Adequate electrical / mechanical maintenance of machines involving preventive and breakdown maintenance and overhauling of factory machines
  • Reduction of machine downtime and production wastage through machine maintenance
  • Ensuring all machines are properly maintained to produce high quality products that meet our customers’ expectation and adhere to proper food product safety criteria
  • Assist production and quality control/ assurance in maintaining processes, maximizing machine performance, and minimizing quality issues

Requirements
The ideal candidate will possess

  • Trade Test 1, 2 and 3 or ND Electrical Engineering / Mechanical Engineering.
  • 1 – 2 years’ experience in a Manufacturing Industry on similar role.
  • Able to work effectively with little or no supervision.
  • Articulate and of high integrity.
  • Possess Excellent technical skills and be a computer literate.
  • Possess good leadership skills.

Application Closing Date
27th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Factory HSE Manager

Job Title: Factory HSE Manager

Location: Kerang, Plateau

Job Summary

  • Responsible for coordinating and implementing organisational safety programs in the Kerang Plant.
  • Conduct risk assessments to detect potential hazards, identify precautionary measures and ensure implementation of HSE programs.

You will be accountable for

  • Conducting risk assessment and ensuring implementation of required controls
  • Ensuring strict adherence to Health, Safety and Environmental policies and procedures at relevant facilities
  • Implementing all Health, Safety and Environment programs
  • Collating and analysing all relevant Health Safety and Environment reports periodically.
  • Investigating workplace incidents, establishing the causes, and recommending preventive action against recurrences
  • Providing management with appropriate information on safety, health, and environment related matters
  • Ensuring general hygiene in the factory (GMP) and prompt fumigation of the factory and premises
  • Ensuring good sanitation of storage facilities and environment for effective storage conditions
  • Enforcing procedure of solid waste materials are implemented.
  • Handling the procedure for wastewater discharge to comply with local regulations on wastewater discharges.
  • Ensuring the procedures for both in- house, third party pest control and fumigation programs are effectively implemented.

Requirements
The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or HND in Sciences or Engineering with NYSC certificate.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Occupational Health and Safety Management preferably Occupational Health Safety & Environment, Microbiology, Food technology, Biochemistry or Engineering experience in an FMCG industry.
  • Resident or willing to move to Kerang, Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State
  • Innovative, skillful, and self-motivated team player.
  • Sound business knowledge with good external orientation
  • Strong Analytical, Statistical, and Influencing skills
  • Excellent communication and change management skills
  • Possession of NEBOSH Certification.

Application Closing Date
19th April, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Project Engineer 


Job Title: Project Engineer  | UAC Foods Limited | Location: Lagos | Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary

  • Partner with relevant stakeholders to drive project conception/planning, execution, modification of plant with a view to improving efficiency and productivity and systematic follow up on the management approved Annual Estimate for CAPEX that borders on Capital Projects.

You will be Accountable for

  • Ensuring that all projects are executed at the best costs and delivered to specification and schedule.
  • Effective planning and efficient installation of equipment in all existing locations of the three factories.
  • Vetting Bills of Quantities (BOQ) as developed by Engineers and Project Consultant to ensure their conformance to agreed designs.
  • Preparing economic/technical justifications for projects and analyzing the cost benefits as it relates to the overall co-operate objective of the organization.
  • Building a strong strategic alliance with local and foreign Suppliers/Contractors to obtain high quality of products and services at minimum cost.
  • Adequate study, design and recommendation for modification, production machineries with a view to achieving optimum machine utilization and meeting customer deliveries.
  • Formulating departmental objectives, policies and strategies ensuring that the necessary plans required for the realization of the overall business objectives and goals are put in place.
  • Generating information concerning plant capacity, efficiency issues, developments in technology, etc. that may influence corporate decision-making.

Requirements
The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or HND in Engineering or relevant disciplines with NYSC certificate
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience, of which 5 years must be Project Management experience in FMCG.
  • Excellent Project Management skills
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal/influencing skills.
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Possession of an internationally recognised Project Management Certification will be an added advantage.

Application Closing Date
22nd March, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] using the job title as the subject of the mail.

Safety Officer

| UAC Foods Limited | Location: Lagos

Job Summary

  • Facilitate the enforcement of compliance to relevant occupational health and safety laws to ensure the safety of the work environment by minimizing associated risks.

Responsibilities
You will be accountable for:

  • Daily/monthly monitoring and inspection of facility/equipment and enforce safety procedures and precautions in the work environment.
  • Acting and advising on all matters relating to the protection of life and property from fire and other risks identified in the work environment.
  • Enforcing traffic control in the factory premises.
  • Carrying out health and safety induction for all employees, outsourced, contractors and visitors.
  • Carrying out and coordinating safety talk with workers especially safety talk from identified safety concerns in the workplace.
  • Participating in safety campaign and other safety awareness in the workplace.
  • Actively preparing and participating before, during and after regulatory visit.
  • Actively participating in the rescue of people and property from all types of accident and disaster.
  • Promoting fire safety and enforce fire safety standards in the premises
  • Enforcing and Monitoring compliance to the rule of switching off all appliances after the close of business.
  • Attending to emergency incidents and minimizing distress and suffering, including giving first aid.
  • Dealing with unforeseen circumstances as they arise and responding quickly to them.
  • Inspecting and initiating maintenance of fire-fighting equipment such as fire extinguishers, fire alarm system and fire hydrant system.
  • Organizing drills; educating and informing the staff to help promote fire safety.
  • Assessing situation quickly and deciding the best course of action.
  • Writing full incident reports in case of any eventuality.

Requirements
The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A minimum of OND in an Engineering or Science related course
  • 1 – 2 years experience in OSHE, Fire Safety Management, Microbiology, Food technology, or Engineering experience in an FMCG Industry
  • Able to work effectively with little or no supervision
  • Good at customer management, exhibit self -confidence and integrity
  • Possess Analytical and Communication skills
  • Relevant professional certification is an added advantage.

Application Closing Date
16th February, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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