Refinery Supervisor Jobs in Nakuru, Kenya

Refinery Supervisor Jobs in Nakuru, Kenya

  • Our client is a leading FMCG manufacturer with an edible oil refinery in Nakuru Town.

  • Due to business growth, they seek to recruit a dynamic, results oriented energetic and self driven individual for the Position of Refinery Supervisor

    Job Purpose

  • To lead and manage the oil refinery process, plant and staff in accordance with the established SOPS and guidelines as provided by management.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • To coordinate with other departments for raw materials and other services;

  • Plan and execute duties as per the Prevailing ISO –ISP’s of the refinery

  • Ensure sound practices are maintained and to maintain highest standards of hygiene and safety.

  • Implement the Kaizen projects and initiatives & to Identify Reduce & Eliminate waste;

  • Lead and update the refinery department meetings;

  • Continuously monitor and improve staff performance and productivity;

  • Plan work by organizing operators and general workers shift schedule;

  • Ensure the proper repair and maintenance of all refinery equipment;

  • Ensure proper and accurate generation of necessary and relevant reports;

  • Ensure adherence to all stated policies & procedures and standards in the facility;

  • Manage all staff reporting to this position, motivate, develop and train them;

  • Perform other tasks as assigned by management from time to time.

    Qualifications and Work Experience

  • Holder of a Diploma in Mechanical/Food Technology/Biochemistry or other relevant qualification from a reputable institution/examination body;

  • At least 5 years experience in an
    edible oil refinery with a reputable organization;

  • Sound Knowledge of all aspects relating to refining and production systems;

  • Standards and strong SOPS knowledge will be an added advantage;

  • Exposure to KAIZEN and 5 S systems will be a plus;

  • Strong interpersonal and team leadership skills;

  • Ability to work with or without supervision.

    How to Apply

  • If you meet the above criteria and are interested in making a meaningful career move in the rewarding FMCG sector, apply by submitting your CV in confidence to:

    The Recruiter.
    Esquire Consultants.
    P.O Box 76883-00620,

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  • Kindly indicate your current and expected salary in your application or CV.

  • A competitive remuneration package plus pension and medical cover benefits will be offered to the successful candidate.


  • Do not attach certificates and testimonials in your application.

  • Closing date for applications is Friday 18th May 2020.

  • Shortlisting will be carried on a rolling/ongoing basis.

  • Our client is an equal opportunities employer.

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