Vegetable Oil Extraction (Agri Hub) Plant Manager Jobs in Kenya

Vegetable Oil Extraction (Agri Hub) Plant Manager Jobs in Kenya

  • Role Seniority: Senior – Responsible for developing, safeguarding (within the Group) and disseminating (to colleagues) key technical / professional knowledge.

    Overall Purpose of the Job

  • Ensure operational readiness and set-up the operational management system before plant start-up

  • Direct and coordinate daily operations of the oil extraction plant.

    Main Responsibilities

  • Develop Operation Readiness deliverables

  • Build the operational management system

  • Recruit, manage and develop plant staff resources

  • Plan, organize, direct and run optimum day-to-day operations

  • Be responsible for production output, product quality and on-time shipping

  • Be responsible for integrity and maintenance of the asset

  • Optimize production, assets capacity and flexibility while minimizing unnecessary costs and maintaining quality standards

  • Allocate resources effectively and fully utilize assets to produce optimal results

  • Monitor operations and trigger corrective actions

  • Lead implementation of HSE aspects in the operations

  • Develop systems and processes that track and optimize productivity and standards, metrics and performance targets to ensure effective return on assets.


  • Degree in Engineering or Business Management.

  • At least 5 years of experience in Vegetable Oil Extraction (Agri Hub).

  • Fluent knowledge of English and local language.

    Required knowledge, technical or professional skills

  • Proven work experience as a Plant Manager.

  • Proven managerial experience.

  • Adequate knowledge of business and management principles.

  • Familiarity with industry standard
    equipment and technical expertise.

  • Be knowledgeable of safety, quality, productivity, inventory.

  • Computer literacy.

  • Ability to create accountability and to lead by example.

  • Strong team building, decision-making and people management skills.

    Knowledge from other Professional Areas

  • HSE Principles and Systems.

  • Construction Works (Vegetable Oil Extraction)

  • Commissioning Works (Agri Hub Plant).

    Required personal capabilities

  • Knowledge and know-how: Analysis, Problem Solving, Results orientation

  • Teamwork: Communication skills, Negotiation skills, Networking, Teamwork, Team leadership.

  • Passion – Setting an example: Positive attitude, Energy, Self-efficacy, Resilience.

  • Courage to change: Openness, Flexibility / lateral thinking, Long term vision, Decision-making, Initiative.

    How to Apply

  • To apply, send your CV only to

  • before 10th January 2022.

  • Clearly indicate the exact position (Vegetable Oil Extraction (Agri Hub) Plant Manager) applied for and your minimum salary expectation on the subject line.

  • NB: Flexi Personnel does not charge candidates for job placement.

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