Project Draftsman at Nestle Nigeria Plc

Nestle Nigeria Plc - As the Leading Nutrition Health and Wellness Company, we are committed to enhancing People's lives, everywhere, every day. Infact enhancing lives will influence everything we do together. A presence in more than 130 countries and factories in more than 80 research centres brings many global benefits. We believe in long term career development and appreciate how challenges and motivation will help you reach your potential. Nestle Nigeria Plc upholds the principle of Non- Discrimination and Equal Employment Opportunities in its recruitment processes.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Project Draftsman

Location: Ogun
Employment Type: Full time

Position Summary

  • We are Nestlé Nigeria Plc. and are proud to be the largest operating market of Nestlé Central West Africa Region. Our passionate, collaborative and entrepreneurial-minded team work together to achieve our objectives while fostering an atmosphere that promotes individual growth, wellness and inclusiveness.
  • Nestlé Nigeria is hereby requesting for applications from qualified candidates to fill the position of Project Draftsman, at our Agbara Factory, who will be responsible for the production of various project drawings among which are spare parts, factory and plant layouts. Ensure conformity of drawing details to design principles during construction and installation phase. Assisting in updating records of project related documents among others.  

A Day in the life of a Project Draftsman
Before starting the project design phase:

  •  Support the End Project Manager and Project Engineering Manager in developing the investment project charter and see to it that is strictly followed throughout the project.

During project design phase:

  • Based on Nestle Corporate Business Principles, the Nestle standards, the local regulations, the defined User Requirements Specifications, the TPM characteristics of a unit operation (safety, affordability, maintainability, operability, and reliability) and, on top of all the previous, the workers safety during both, the construction and the further operation of the plant, execute the basic design and then the detailed design.

During the project implementation phase:

  • Get the engineering side of the project implemented (e.g., buildings, equipment erections, piping, utilities, etc.) in accordance with the defined timing, cost and quality, the URS and the characteristics of a unit guaranteed on the whole project site and a vertical start-up is assured.
  • Select the qualified contractor and coordinate their activities. Ensure that the Nestle standards are applied.
  • Promote development of environment-friendly and sustainable solutions.

During the start-up phase of the project:

  • Support the start-up manager and her/his team, to assure a smooth transition to operations, after the qualification and the verification of the installation have been finalized.
  • Support in preparing and distributing the project documentation of engineering part of the project final report and provide feedback to the Maintenance Prevention System

During the whole project life:

  • Promote development of environmental-friendly and sustainable solutions. Mobilize resources (internal & external)

What Will Make You Successful?

  • Higher National Diploma (HND) in relevant field
  • Project Management Certification is added advantage.
  • Determination of methods to minimise the likelihood of injuries or damages to people and/or equipment (SH&E)
  • Manufacturing projects management: 2 years' experience in capital investment projects development and implementation in food industry.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Application Deadline  26th April, 2024.