Production Supervisor at Nestle Nigeria Plc

Production Supervisor


About 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. In fact enhancing lives will influence everything we do together.

A presence in more than 130 countries and factories in more than 80 research centers 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.


They are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Production Supervisor

Location: Agbara, Ogun
Employment Type: Full-time


Position Summary

  • Joining Nestlé means you are joining the largest Food and Beverage company in the world. At our very core, we are a human company driven by our purpose to improve the quality of life and contribute to a healthier future.
  • Nestlé Nigeria is currently looking for a Production Supervisor who will supervise and monitor autonomous maintenance on the production line under his responsibility to meet up with Safety, Quality, and output requirements through a strict follow-up of the laid down procedure.


A Day in the Life of the Production Supervisor

  • Ensure that all issues relating to safety in his area of work and within the factory are given priority, escalate and follow up on their resolution if he needs support.
  • Maintain Food Safety awareness and its relevance to ensure strict Compliance in the workplace.
  • Responsible for performing all hygiene/cleaning operations in production floor areas like replacement of old/worn-out cleaning tools/equipment.
  • Responsible to achieve the required quantity of products with a good quality and quantity (net content, wrapping, according to standard specification.
  • Perform the inventory of his shift and report it to his supervisor on a shifty basis.
  • Must ensure that proper shift handover is done according to the Nestle Continuous Excellence standard.
  • Act as an End User in the shift, to ensure that all transactions are properly captured in SAP. Serve as relief for line technician during break.
  • Fill professionally the production report and other related documents as required.
  • To supervise autonomous maintenance, and CIL of assets under his control.
  • Adequate usage of material according to BOM (Bill of Material).


What Will Make You Successful? 

  • HND, B.Sc in Food science/Technology, Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Agricultural Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum of 4 – 5  years of proven experience in at least one of the following Supply Chain functions – Demand and Supply Planning, Detailed Production Scheduling system, Distribution Requirement Planning, Raw & Packaging Material Requirement Planning, etc..
  • Good attitude to work and ability to interact and communicate with people.
  • Demonstration of technical ability by pro-actively confronting machine malfunctions.
  • Core knowledge of the 10 Principles and expert knowledge in our areas of responsibility.
  • Understanding of factory organization and accountabilities and responsibilities.
  • Basic understanding of NCE.
  • Understanding of HR procedures and practices and their application E.G. grievance and disciplinary procedures.
  • Understanding of Standard Operating Procedure, Cleaning Procedure, Operational Module for the Machine under his responsibility.
  • Understanding of skills knowledge and behavioral requirements of positions under their responsibility (e.g. functional, hygiene, safety, technical, etc)
  • Understanding of when action must be taken to minimize risks to people, products and equipment.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing instructions and quality standards
  • Functional understanding of all equipments.
  • Ability to carry out basic troubleshooting on the line.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.


We Offer

  • Interesting and challenging work in a global organization – a branch of worldwide and well recognized FMCG
  • Possibility to work with a dynamic team of professionals and leaders.
  • Possibility to work on challenging projects.
  • A work environment that promotes respect, professionalism, and professional growth opportunities
  • Possibility of personal development & career advancement


How to Apply

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