Jobs at Loesche Nigeria Limited

Nigerian Breweries Plc, the pioneer and largest brewing company in Nigeria, was incorporated in 1946. In June 1949, the company recorded a landmark when the first bottle of STAR lager beer rolled off its Lagos
Brewery bottling lines. This first brewery in Lagos has undergone several optimization processes and as at today boasts of the most modern brew house in the country.
Grinding Plant Operator (m/f)

Grinding Plant Operator (m/f)
Loesche Nigeria Limited
Keyword: 37-56LN_17032014


Role & Responsibility:

Achieving the Production targets set by the Shift Foreman
Ensuring efficient production with minimal resource utilization
Minimization of environmental impact during the production
Supporting the Maintenance Supervisors during shut downs
Ensure a proper and efficient operation of the grinding plant in accordance with the technical limitations
Continuous reporting to the Shift Foreman
Comply with all relevant company and statutory environmental, health and safety procedures and guidelines


Requirements:

Degree in mechanical or industrial engineering would be an advantage
Experience in the cement industry in a position of appropriate responsibility would be an advantage
Good technical understanding and communication skills, an ability to work in a team
Very good MS-Office knowledge
Business-fluent spoken and written English would be an advantage
Further languages skills would be an advantage
Willingness to travel to various national locations
Location: Lagos
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Second Class Upper
TRAINEE SHIFT MANAGER LOGISTICS

Shift Foreman (m/f)
Loesche Nigeria Limited
Keyword: 32-36LN_17032014

Role & Responsibility:

Achieving the production targets aligned with the plant requirements in the annual budget
Maintaining and managing the quality of production processes
Supporting the maintenance department during shut downs
Minimization of environmental impact during the production
Safeguard Human resources by adherence to Health & Safety regulations
Responsible for a proper and efficient operation of the grinding plant in accordance with the technical limitations
Training and development of Grinding Plant Operators to provide specific plant knowledge
Ensure a well-organised communication of decisions and current developments
Implement standardized reporting functions, work instructions for optimising the process chains
Control and guide the daily work
Carry out annual performance reviews of employees
Continuous reporting to the Production Manager
Comply with all relevant company and statutory environmental, health and safety procedures and guidelines


Requirements:
Degree in mechanical or industrial engineering would be an advantage
Several years’ experience in the cement industry in a position of appropriate responsibility
Confident manner in dealing with assigned operators
Very good technical understanding
Good communication skills, an ability to work in a team and a confident manner
Very good MS-Office knowledge
Business-fluent spoken and written English
Further languages skills would be an advantage
Willingness to travel to various national locations
Location: Lagos
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Second Class Upper
Procurement Assistant (m/f)

Procurement Assistant (m/f)
Loesche Nigeria Limited
Keyword: 31LN_17032014

Role & Responsibility:

Procurement of spare parts, components and operating materials and resources at local suppliers
Prepare purchasing inquiries based on purchasing requisitions
Analyse supplier quotations and recommend choice of suppliers
Negotiation with suppliers and subcontractors in regard to purchasing prices, delivery dates, payment terms and warranty in cooperation with the Procurement Manager
Selection, qualification  and on-going management of current suppliers and subcontractors
Preparation of procurement contracts
Forecast purchasing and logistic costs
Report and analyse price developments
Maintain available catalogue of most common spare parts including cost prices
Prepare, evaluate and follow up all supporting services contracts such as maintenance and manpower supply contracts
Support the commercial claims management
Continuous reporting to the Procurement Manager
Selection, qualification  and on-going management of current suppliers and subcontractors
Comply with all relevant company and statutory health and safety procedures and guidelines


Requirements:
Degree in an engineering discipline or economics would be an advantage
Experience in the cement industry in procurement in a comparable position
Good understanding of contract management and claims management
Very good technical understanding
Knowledge in cost controlling and supplier management would be an advantage
Negotiations skills, an o work in a team and a confident manner
Very good MS-Office and SAP knowledge
Business-fluent spoken and written English
Further languages skills would be an advantage
Willingness to travel to various national locations
Location: Lagos
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
Procurement Manager (m/f)

Procurement Manager (m/f)
Loesche Nigeria Limited
Keyword: 30LN_17032014

Role & Responsibility:

Lead and guide all procurement related aspects at the plant site including purchasing, logistics, supplier development, quality, cost saving initiatives and its administration
Manage effectively the procurement department in order to ensure cost effective, timely supply within the required quality
In charge for the achievement of key performance indicators in the field of procurement costs, delivery dates and quality
Coordinate procurement plans and budgets, initiatives and actions supporting the production and maintenance department
Analyse and manage purchasing requisitions for spare parts
List on-going and upcoming spare parts requests including identification of potential volume concentration
Schedule purchases based on the forecast requirements and available stock
Implement inventory management and control
Safeguard an optimum level of direct material stock
Implement procurement policies covering purchasing limits and authority levels, supplier selection criteria, purchase contract terms and conditions
Procurement of spare parts, components and machines
Establish procurement methods, systems and procedures for preparation of purchase orders and purchase contracts
Analyse supplier quotations and recommend choice of suppliers
Autonomous negotiation of procurement contracts with suppliers and subcontractors in regard to purchasing prices, delivery dates, payment terms and warranty
Selection, qualification  and on-going management of current suppliers and subcontractors
Sign purchase orders in cooperation with the Plant Manager
Forecast purchasing and logistic costs
Report and analyse price developments
Maintain available catalogue of most common spare parts including cost prices
Prepare, evaluate, follow up and negotiate all supporting services contracts such as maintenance and manpower supply contracts
Responsible for the commercial claims management
Provide the necessary guidance to the procurement staff to carry out the required processes
Guide the assigned staff by setting clear performance objectives, providing regular feedback and providing development through training
Identify specific developmental needs and gaps of the department
Train and develop the staff to provide specific procurement knowledge
Control and guide the daily work
Ensure a well-organised communication of decisions and current developments
Implement standardized reporting functions, work instructions for optimising the process chains
Carry out annual performance reviews of employees
Close cooperation with the procurement department of LO&M in Dubai
Continuous reporting to the Plant Manager
Comply with all relevant company and statutory health and safety procedures and guidelines


Requirements:
University degree in an engineering discipline or economics
Several years’ experience in the cement industry as Procurement Manager
Profound experience in leading and guiding a procurement department
Sound knowledge of contract management and claims management
Very good technical understanding
Strategic, organisation and planning skills
Profound knowledge in cost controlling and supplier management
Sound negotiations skills, an outstanding ability to work in a team and a confident manner
Very good MS-Office and SAP knowledge
Business-fluent spoken and written English
Further languages skills would be an advantage
Willingness to travel to various national locations
Location: Lagos
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
Automation Engineer (m/f)
Automation Engineer (m/f)
Loesche Nigeria Limited
Keyword: 28-29LN_17032014

Role & Responsibility:

Creation of functional and feature descriptions (specifications) for process engineering
Programming and automation of PLC controls of Allen-Bradley (Rockwell-Automation) and Siemens
Project-specific coordination and supervision of commissioning at construction sites
Commissioning activities for electrical, control and instrumentation/ single drives/groups as well as for system start-up
Assurance of our quality standards and safety regulations during assigned commissioning activities
Technical elaborations/ audits with regard to electrical supervision
Ensure high standards in the provision of maintenance services in alignment with best maintenance practices
Secure optimal availability and maintenance of all electrical equipment
Create the necessary purchasing requisitions for spare parts
Training of customer personnel with regard to our machines’ operation
Continuous reporting to the Automation / Instrumentation Manager
Preparing and finalizing the specific project documentation
Comply with all relevant company and statutory health and safety procedures and guidelines

Requirements:
University degree in automation engineering
Several years of professional experience in programming PLC controls (S5/S7/PCS7, etc.)
Practical experience with the visualization systems WinCC, Intouch, PCS7
Knowledge of process control and visualization technology as well as of control technology in complex plants
Very good understanding of safety and environmental regulations
Organisation and planning skills
Analytical, communicative, solution-oriented work style
Very good MS-Office and MS-Project knowledge
Business-fluent spoken and written English
Further languages skills would be an advantage
Willingness to travel to various national locations
Location: Lagos
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified