Mechanical Technician at Saro Lifecare Limited

Saro Lifecare is a company in the Saroafrica Group that plays in the personal and home care category with a national audience in the fast-moving consumer goods industry.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Mechanical Technician

Location: Ibadan, Oyo

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary

  • To carry out all types of repairs- (preventive maintenance and routine/ Autonomous interventions) on production packaging lines, processing equipment, utilities, and facilities.
  • To implement this in accordance with manufacturer’s guidance/recommendation and safe operating procedures, to ensure optimum utilization and availability.


  • The incumbent should be able to oversee and drive maintenance of Aerosol manufacturing plant packaging, processing, and tank farm equipment.
  • He/ she must be able to take responsibility of utility operations – ensuring smooth run, to deliver the right efficiency levels.
  • He/ she should be able to leverage the combination of troubleshooting skills along mechanical, electrical, and general engineering skills to operate, monitor, maintain, report & sustain onsite utilities, LPG system and processing equipment.
  • Maintain proper housekeeping and cleanliness of the equipment and workplace.
  • Be a champion of Safety for self, others, equipment, and general workplace.
  • Able to track, record, analysis, and schedule routine maintenance/repairs in line with TPM and WCM standards.
  • Knowledge of HVAC, Plumbing and Fire suppression system and operations.
  • Should be knowledgeable in the use of MS Office packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Must be able to synergize with other Design Departments to achieve set goals.
  • Accountability for assigned works with attention to detail is a must have.
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Minimum of HND in Engineering (Mechanical, Production, or industrial Engineering, or related field).
  • Have at least a 3-years related job experience in maintenance/ machine operations (preferable in an Aerosol/insecticide manufacturing facility).
  • Robust experience in handling LPG supply systems, tank farm operation and aerosol packaging machines as well as safety and fire suppression systems.
  • Should be knowledgeable on general maintenance mechanics.
  • Should have basic electrical knowledge and troubleshooting.
  • Should have hydraulic/pneumatic and industrial troubleshooting experience.

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Skills and Competencies:

  • Knowledge of repair and maintenance of plant heavy equipment.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Good teaming skills.
  • Baseline problem analysis and solving skills.
  • Creativity and an ability to think out of the box.
  • Proficiency in the use of office productivity tools.

Application Closing Date
15th August, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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