Maintenance Manager – Multi-Product Cassava Processing Plant

Full time @Pave HQ Ltd. in Engineering & Techn
  • Post Date : June 19, 2024
  • Salary: ₦400,000.00 - ₦600,000.00 / Monthly

Job Detail

  • Career Level Internship & Graduate
  • Experience 3 Years
  • Gender Prefer not to say
  • Industry Construction
  • Qualifications Degree Bachelor
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Job Description

We are a leading player in the cassava processing industry, committed to delivering the full range of high-quality cassava-based products to meet the growing demands of our consumers, locally and internationally. We take pride in our state-of-the-art processing facility, equipped with cutting-edge machinery for cassava chip processing, cassava starch production, Garri processing, and at least six other major cassava derivative products. To ensure the effective management and technically competent oversight of our complex production processes, we require the services of a deeply experienced, and thoroughly skilled Production Manager to join our team.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description/Requirements


Equipment Maintenance:

  • Conduct routine maintenance on cassava processing equipment, including but not limited to cassava chip processors, cassava starch processors, and Garri processing machines.
  • Troubleshoot and repair any mechanical, electrical, or operational issues to minimize downtime and ensure continuous production.
  • Collaborate with production teams to schedule and execute preventive maintenance activities.

Fleet Management:

  • Oversee the maintenance and repair of the factory’s fleet, including tractors, trucks and other vehicles.
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive maintenance schedule for all vehicles to maximize efficiency and minimize disruptions

Facility Inspection:

  • Conduct regular inspections of the processing facility to identify and address any potential safety hazards or maintenance needs.
  • Create and maintain detailed records of inspection findings and maintenance activities

Team Leadership and Training:

  • Build, manage, develop  and provide leadership for a high-performance, nimble, technically and digitally savvy maintenance team of young technicians

Budget Management:

  • Work closely with the management team to develop and effectively manage the company’s maintenance budget.
  • Source and procure necessary spare parts and materials, ensuring cost-effectiveness without compromising on quality.


  • Maintain accurate records of all maintenance activities, including repairs, inspections, and preventive maintenance schedules.
  • Generate reports to track equipment performance, downtime, and maintenance costs.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • Proven experience in maintenance engineering, preferably in a food or agricultural processing or similar industry.
  • Strong knowledge of cassava processing machinery and related equipment.
  • Leadership skills with the ability to manage and motivate a team.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting abilities.

Remuneration: NGN 400,000 with accommodation.

Location: Owerri.

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