Automation Engineer at Fan Milk Plc

Fan Milk Plc. is a leading manufacturer and marketer of healthy, nutritious and safe frozen dairy and non-frozen dairy food products with distribution channels across the length and breadth of Nigeria. Fan Milk Nigeria is a well established and fast growing food processing industry offering wide range of products.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Automation Engineer

Location: Oyo
Work type: On-site

About the Job

  • We are currently looking for Automation Engineer to join our Manufacturing team. The ideal person is responsible for designing, developing, programming, and testing systems.
  • System monitoring, debugging, and troubleshooting operational problems.
  • Specify, design, and build programs to be installed on the equipment. Modify existing programs from Engineering requirements.

About You
As an Automation Engineer, you will:

  • Conduct installation, configuration, commissioning and repair of electrical system, electrical panels, Programmable Logic Controls -PLC (Wiring & programming) Variable Frequency Drives -VFD, SCADA, Torch screen / HMI- Design & configuration; mechanical drives (gear boxes, agitators, pumps etc) and so on while adhering to safety codes and regulations.
  • Conduct the root cause analysis on various electrical and electro mechanical, instrumentation, controls and automation faults and document them.
  • Be responsible for electrical, electromechanical, instrumentation, automation and controls on production equipment
  • Be responsible for optimal running of process and packaging machines
  • Ensure that production machineries and equipment are well maintained, and any electrical, electromechanical, instrumentation, automation and controls breakdowns on production equipment are resolved in a timely manner. To carryout preventive maintenance on production equipment
  • Document maintenance and repair activities and keeping log of all instrument and automation parameters of production equipment


  • B.Sc/ HND in Electrical or Electronics Engineering
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience handling PLC, SCADA, instrumentation, automation, and control equipment within maintenance department
  • Analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • A positive attitude to work.
  • Must have good communication skill.
  • Possesses active will to achieving set goals and promoting strong team spirit with the team members across the organization.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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