Kampala, Uganda

Full time

Posted 6 Days Ago

Job requisition id30047862

Dreaming big is in our DNA. It’s who we are as a company. It’s our culture. It’s our heritage. And more than ever, it’s our future. A future where we’re always looking forward. Always serving up new ways to meet life’s moments. A future where we keep dreaming bigger. We look for people with passion, talent, and curiosity, and provide them with the teammates, resources and opportunities to unleash their full potential. The power we create together – when we combine your strengths with ours – is unstoppable. Are you ready to join a team that dreams as big as you do?

The Key Purpose:

The key purpose of this role is to provides process engineering expertise to the line teams, optimize production processes, facilitates problem solving and decision making, work in teams, maintain a healthy and safe  working environment.

Key outputs and responsibilities:

  • Drive VPO safety and environment pillar: Signs off the use Chemical Substances in the department and Legal Requirements for responsible areas.
  • Provide process knowledge and the associated control systems that are associated with each of the listed process areas e.g. EBIs FBIs
  • Develop a Quality Always Culture in Packaging and drive adherence to the quality standards.
  • Drives improvement in Packaging Performance through the analysis of waste and by-product streams A
  • Identifies improvement opportunities through plant performance through analysis of data, sensorial contributors, Trade Quality indicators and  Productivity Indicators (Fixed Industrial Cost (FIC) and Variable Industrial Cost (VIC))
  • Drive the use and coach on 5 Why process, Abnormality report SDCA / PDCA and ITF (Improvement Task Force). Apply Problem solving and decision-  making techniques and principles
  • Drives the purpose and principles of Asset Management and ATO in Packaging Contributes to Cost Control in Packaging Contributes to Machine reliability
  • Understands and drives the execution of the Packaging Strategy, proactiveness in Packaging process
  • Drives the implementation and understanding of the C&A Tool Kit ,Control and Automation Infrastructure, Data Acquisition, Calibration, Abnormal  operation condition management, Security and System governance, Disaster Recovery, Reliability Measures, Cost of Maintenance, and Technical Skills
  • Provides Technical support on Process Control and Associated technologies, Design, Implement and/or Maintain system platforms, Batch technologies,  HMI Technologies. Provide Technical support on Manufacturing execution systems
  • Optimize PLC and SCADA hardware and software standards for site , Networks and servers ,Microsoft server software , Manufacturing Execution systems
  • (MES), PLC systems, Manufacturing processes ,S88 batch control standard, Field instrumentation and networks ,SCADA systems

Key attributes and competencies:

  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • Strong Analytical ability
  • Attention to detail
  • Proactive with high energy levels
  • Ability to learn new  systems quickly
  • Ability to follow through
  • Strong ability to work in matrix/team environment
  • Strong conceptual ability
  • Strong system  aptitude / affinity with technology
  • Strong customer service ethic
  • Deadline driven



  • Min Bachelor's degree holders in Electrical and Electronics


  • Min 3 years experience with Control and Automation preferably in a FMCG

Additional information:

  • Band: VII

AB InBev is an equal opportunity employer, and all appointments will be made in-line  with AB InBev employment equity plan and talent requirements. We are a company that  promotes gender equality.

The advert has minimum requirements listed. Management reserves the right to use  additional/relevant information as criteria for short-listing. Interested candidates who  meet the above specifications may apply no later than 3 August 2023