Position: Maintenance Supervisor
Job Time: Full-Time
Job Type: Permanent
Place of Work: Adama, Addis Ababa - Ethiopia
Posted date: 1 week ago
Deadline: July, 01/2024 (14 days left)


As a Maintenance Supervisor, you will manage an assigned area or team by planning, organizing, and following up on maintenance of the assets and property to ensure reliable and cost-efficient operations and quality. This position is based in Adama Industrial Park, Adama, and reports to Operation Manager.


  • Ensure that internal and external HSEQ requirements are followed.
  • Ensure that proactive maintenance work keeps or increases current production capacity and quality.
  • Manage maintenance personnel by ensuring that the tasks in their areas are executed as planned according to procedures, in an efficient way, and with the right quality.
  • If the role has subordinates: Lead the team in line with Leadership Expectations and tools to develop, coach, and guide its members to ensure a workforce that is competent, engaged, and enabled to meet Jotun’s current and future needs
  • Monitor and evaluate service contractors and review supplier performance.
  • Actively work together with operations to develop operations equipment to improve efficiency and/or quality.
  • Coordinate maintenance work with affected area owners to plan work orders appropriately.
  • Implement root cause analysis on reoccurring or critical breakdowns and failures.
  • Ensure that the Matrix Maintenance System responsibility area is always up to date, at least data from work orders.


What We Look For

Qualification and Experience

  • BSC degree in Electrical or Electromechanical Engineering
  • 2+ years of relevant experience in the manufacturing sector

Competence requirements

  • Initiative & Responsibility: acts on own initiative, makes things happen and accepts responsibility for the results
  • Influence: makes an impact; convinces and persuades others; promotes plans and ideas successfully
  • Networking: builds a useful network of contacts and relationships and utilizes it to achieve objectives
  • Effective Communication: communicates in a clear, precise and structured way; speaks with authority and conviction; presents effectively
  • Constructive Teamwork: co-operates well with others; shares knowledge, experience and information; supports others in the pursuit of team goals
  • Execution: adheres to company rules and procedures; executes plans with commitment and determination; achieves high quality results

What We Offer

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Continuous learning opportunities and training activities through on-the-job training and our in-house learning Jotun Academy.
  • Career development opportunities across multiple disciplines and geographies
  • Leaders who focus on engaging and enabling their team, proven by consistently high employee feedback scores
  • A supportive and inclusive company culture where you can be your authentic self
  • A focus on having fun together through team buildings and social activities



Jotun Ethiopia Paint Manufacturing PLC

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