New Jobs at Coca-Cola


 Closing Date: 2024/06/11
Reference Number: CCB240529-6
Job Title: Control & Automation Specialist
Job Category: Manufacturing
Company: Coca-Cola Kwanza (Tanzania)
Job Type: Permanent
Location – Country Tanzania
Location – Province Not Applicable
Location – Town / City Mbeya


Job Description

 Coca-Cola Kwanza Ltd has exciting opportunities in Manufacturing Department. We are looking for talented individual with the relevant skills and experience for a Control & Automation Specialist to be based in Mbeya. The successful candidate will report directly to the Plant Engineer.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

The successful candidates will be responsible to provide specialist technical support for electronic and electromechanical process equipment. To provide Level 2 fault finding and root cause analysis and identify and root out chronic failures. To ensure maximum reliability for process control instruments and Plant equipment.

The incumbent shall also be responsible for;-

  • Performing planned equipment preventive maintenance and provide breakdown support
  • Providing feedback to Planners and Team Leaders, on deviations in schedule or work to be completed
  • Keeping abreast of all relevant latest technology developments and equipment upgrades
  • Managing equipment upgrades to latest technology
  • Upgrading all ancillary systems and processes (e.g. spares, tooling, training)
  • Continuously improve Plant process equipment and systems
  • Supporting in Plant projects (new installations and improvements)
  • Conducting machine and tools audit and generate reports
  • Offering support on major break downs and be available on call
  • Support Team Leaders on performance evaluations links to the OEMS
  • Ensuring maximum reliability for process control instruments
  • Fault finding and root cause analysis
  • Identifying and routing out chronic failures
  • Providing support and ensure planned and predictive equipment maintenance for the Plant
  • Ensuring compliance with the relevant health & safety regulations and quality standards
  • Reporting all safety incidents and action as per procedures
  • Support in budget preparation and control
  • Support in generating CAPEX requirements

Read Also:

Skills, Experience & Education

The applicants should have at least a bachelor’s degree in electrical/Automation/Instrumentation Degree. Two years’ experience of working knowledge with SCADA, S5 and B&R software’s. The incumbet should also posses;

  • Technical aptitude
  • Problem solving and trouble shooting skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Good judgement
  • Good Maintenance system knowledge
  • Good understanding of the relationship between machinery and quality characteristics
  • Electro process control knowledge
  • Reading and interpretation of Process control lay-outs
  • Computer literate
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and drawings
  • Commination skills
  • Feedback skills
  • Automation knowledge
  • Installation, re-building, overhauling and fault-finding on machines and equipment
  • Time management skills
  • High level of compliance