Our client is a medium size power generation company utilizing natural gas to generate electricity in the Nigerian electricity sector.
The Operations Manager position is a senior level engineering position within the group with the following expectations.
Day to day management of the operations portfolio.
Oversee the operations and maintenance of company generation equipment
Conduct routine inspection on all machines and equipment to ascertain their state and working condition.
Supervise individuals responsible for appropriate maintenance and management of machineries and equipment across the organization
Monitor the activities of maintenance contractors to ensure adherence to agreed Service Level Agreement.
Ensure timely and adequate repair and maintenance of all equipment.
Actively work with the maintenance managers towards the formulation and implementation of maintenance / engineering department related Standard Operating Procedures.
Participate in the analysis and documentation of short- and long-term machineries requirement or needs.
Identify service improvement areas.
Develop maintenance schedule for all machines and ensure strict adherence to the schedule.
Manage emergency situations that might arise from mechanical, electrical or communication system failure
Provide on-site maintenance support for all Group’s mechanical and electrical installations and fittings.
A University Degree or its equivalent in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering. Other relevant certificate will be an added advantage.
Individuals who do not possess a university degree but has the required technical qualification and managerial experience may apply)
Minimum of seven years post-graduation experience preferably in an electricity generation, transmission or similar environment.
Familiarity with gas generators is an added advantage.
Strong equipment / machinery maintenance skill.
Maturity and proven managerial ability
Ability to lead and own a team of young engineers
Sound ethics and integrity.
Good communicator skills.
Our client is an equal opportunity environment, women are encouraged to apply)