Plant Operator – Refinery

Contract, Full-Time
Kampala, Uganda
Posted 2 weeks ago

Mukwano Industries Uganda Ltd



Reporting to Shift Supervisor, The Successful Candidate Will;

Key Result Areas: *Check to ensure that all plant machines are set to optimal utilization. *Check to ensure that input material and products meet quality requirements. *Follow the established procedures and guidelines to manufacture products according to production specifications and schedules; volume, cost, and wastage targets; and quality standards. *Coordinate with Maintenance department to trouble-shoot and perform regular maintenance on equipment. *Implement good manufacturing practices such as housekeeping, labeling and records. *Monitor the normal functional status of all pumps, motors and valves. *Ensure that the filters are timely cleaned and changed. *Ensure that required raw materials stocks are availed in time. *Inspect and monitor service and repair update checklist on all machines. *Ensure correct transfer of material such as oil and raw material from one location to another. *Any other duties assigned by the Shift Supervisor.

 Job Ref. No. MIUL/PO/05/23


*Diploma Industrial Chemistry, Food Science and Technology or related discipline. *Knowledge of Manufacturing Process is an added advantage. *Two year’s working experience in a similar role in a large company.  *An aptitude for math.


*The ability to meet the physical demands of the job, such as standing up for long hours, Working in Heights, and lifting heavy loads occasionally, *Ability to multitask, *Communication Skills, *Full understanding of industry safety standards, *Time Management, *Attention to Detail, * Result Oriented, *Interpersonal skills, *Records management skills and *good behavioral competences

Application Process

If finding & hiring great talent excites you, we would like to get into a conversation with you. Interested candidates should visit our website i.e, go to the career page and upload the Cover letter, CV and Academic Credentials OR send their Cover letter, CV and Academic documents to stating the Job Ref No. in the subject line. All attachments should be submitted as a single PDF document.

Closing date of receiving applications is two weeks from the date of this advertisement i.e. from 17th to 31st May 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated with after the closing date. Any form of canvassing is strictly prohibited.

All successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration package and benefits.

 Disclaimer: Beware of fraudulent job offers. Mukwano Industries (U) Ltd does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process, and it does not request any banking information. Mukwano only advertises its employment opportunities on its Careers website and Vacancies Page. It also utilizes bona fide and established media, newspapers, as well as online professional platforms (e.g., LinkedIn) to disseminate its vacancies. All job offers are made by Mukwano human resources personnel following a competitive process.

Job Features

Job CategoryProduction, Refinery

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