Utility Team Lead at Seven-Up Bottling Company Limited

Seven-Up Bottling Company Limited is one of the largest manufacturing companies in Nigeria, producing and distributing some of the nation’s most- loved beverages in the country like; Pepsi, 7Up, Mirinda, Teem, Mountain Dew, H2oH!, Lipton Ice Tea and Aquafina premium drinking water. SBC has recently entered into Home & Personal Care category with the 2SURE brand and launched its first product, a Hand & Surface Sanitizer. Seven Up boasts of nine bottling plants with state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities strategically located across various regions in the country.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Utility Team Lead

Locations: Ilorin - Kwara and Ibadan - Oyo
Employment Type: Full-time

Main Purpose of the Job

  • To ensure all machines and equipment are always available for production use through practice of effective maintenance programs that reduce emergency breakdowns to the barest level, and at a minimum cost.

Main Responsilbilities

  • Identify jobs and allocate same to the technician for execution
  • Supervises junior associates to ensure that they carry out jobs according to instructions
  • To ensure that the necessary safety precautions are observed inexecuting tasks
  • Logs and documents all maintenance activities in the required logbooks
  • Take lead in change management for the engineering/maintenance department related to people structure or role changes, technology enhancement, regulatory and company initiatives on productivity.
  • Ensures that their key customer – production and management are provided with prompt and reliable service.
  • Ensures optimal spare parts and maintenance materials inventorymanagement
  • Ensures implementation of basic cycle maintenance, lubrication, cleaning and inspection (CIL) and instill these principles to be part of the culture of operators and technicians.
  • Ensures proper upkeep and prevent loss of the tools and equipment in the engineering department.


  • A minimum of Bachelor of Engineering Degree (B.Eng.) or HND in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering.
  • 3– 5 years relevant hands-on FMCG operation and maintenance experience.
  • Must Possess CMRP CERTIFICATION or similar
  • Engineering certification will be an added advantage.
  • Experience in plant manufacturing operations, project planning implementation.
  • Previous new equipment or line installation or extension could be an advantage.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a beverage bottling company.
  • Experienced in budgeting and people management
  • Knowledge of bottling operations: Planning, Manufacturing, Quality, Environment, Engineering, Health and Safety


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted

Application Deadline  31st July, 2024.