Senior Silo Operator at Villam Agric Limited

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    Senior Silo Operator

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 2 – 5 years
    • Location Plateau
    • Job Field Engineering / Technical&nbsp

    Senior Silo Operator



    The Senior Silo Operator will work with the Location Manager of the Silo to ensure operational efficiency.
    Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

    • Adhere to all applicable regulations, policies, and procedures for health, safety, and environmental compliance.
    • Monitor activities affecting environmental quality.
    • Inspect incoming and outgoing products for quality checks and strict adherence to customer specifications.
    • Set up and operate silos equipment in accordance with current good storage and food handling practices and standard operating procedures.
    • Operate industrial equipment efficiently.
    • Calibrate or adjust scientific or technical equipment to ensure quality production, using tools such as callipers, micrometres, height gauges, protractors, or ring gauges.
    • Test performance of electrical, electronic, mechanical, or integrated systems or equipment.
    • Troubleshoot problems with equipment, devices, or products; determining causes of operational problems or failures.
    • Monitor the productivity or efficiency of silos operations, monitoring and adjusting production processes or equipment for quality and productivity.
    • Start up and shut down processing equipment; Operate silos equipment efficiently.
    • Assist engineers in developing, building, or testing prototypes or new products, processes, or procedures.
    • Measure and record data associated with operating equipment, measuring physical or chemical properties of materials or objects.
    • Keep production logs, and prepare daily operational reports.
    • Maintain inventories of materials, equipment, or products.
    • Select cleaning materials, tools, project materials or equipment.
    • Package outgoing grains in the appropriate packaging materials for transport in recommended standards
    • Performs other duties or ad-hoc duties as directed by the Director of Operation.

    Minimum Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s Degree/HND in Agricultural or Mechanical/Production Engineering with between 2-5 years of relevant working experience.
    • Technically sound and flexible with proven operational handling experience is required.
    • Good Microsoft Office skills including Excel, Word, Project, PowerPoint.
    • Ability to work technically with generators, electric-motors, conveyor-belts, dryers, car, forklift, bagging equipment, truck, and weighbridge) are preferred.
    • Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with both internal and external customers.
    • Demonstrated written, analytical, presentation, reporting and computing skills and familiarity with modern communication systems (internet, the worldwide web, Emails and WhatsApp).
    • Strong English language skills are essential and effective communication in Native Language of the specific location.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] using the position as subject of email.

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