Unilever Engineering Lead in Alexandria, Egypt

Engineering Lead



To manage the technical teams responsible to deliver proper maintenance, Projects, Innovation, Infrastructure and Services to the site.


  • Develop, deploy and implement maintenance plans to ensure the best utilization of assets in the sites as well as supervise and give guidance on the maintenance of such assets

  • Manage & Develop skills for the technical teams responsible to deliver maintenance, projects, Innovation, Infrastructure and Services to the site

  • Lead the projects of new machinery on the site, looking for best alternatives/options of design to manufacturing.

  • Capital budget preparation and management (Capex)

  • Support innovation delivery as part of regional network

  • Create and implement plans to continuously improve site infrastructure needs such as energy, water, treatment, steam and all infrastructure services, contracts and contractors.

  • Coach and develop the human resources across the site on technical and technology issues.

  • Manage the projects, planned maintenance, planned overhauling and innovation budgets

  • Work collaboratively with Manufacturing managers to improve site and line efficiencies and reduce waste

  • Spare parts stock management

  • Manage all site assets and responsible for asset register

  • Ensure engineering standards, procedures and formal competence approval mechanisms

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  • Part of the delivery team responsible for delivering technology conversion plans according to core design with technology team

  • Ensure the quality of implementation and project management of all capital projects

  • Efficient, safe operation and planned maintenance of utilities

  • Implement quality maintenance with QM pillar to Eliminate Quality defects due to machines

  • Core team member for supplier evaluation activities

  • Team member on systematic approach drivers for process control and process capability (Control plan/FMEA/PPA)

  • QVP gap closure for his relevant category in the factory

  • Using FI Tools to solve and Eliminate Major BD and Chronic problems


  • BSc in electrical or mechanical engineering

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Maintenance Management in Foods, FMCG or Pharmaceutical

  • Alexandria-based candidates is preferable, candidates willing to relocate to Alexandria can be considered as well

  • Professional in maintenance scheduling and budgeting

  • Experience in managing white and blue collars

  • Deep knowledge in selecting maintenance type based on the machines criticality

  • Deep knowledge in lean, TPM, TQM and ISO

  • Accepted knowledge in hygiene and food safety

Job: Supply Chain

Primary Location: Egypt-Egypt (State Level)-Alexandria-Borg El Arab

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Unposting Date: Aug-13-2017

Req ID: 170009X9