Assistant Manager, Instrumentation (Cement Industry) at Dangote Group

Dangote Group is one of Nigeria’s most diversified business conglomerates with a hard-earned reputation for excellent business practices and products’ quality with its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria in West Africa.

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Job Title: Assistant Manager, Instrumentation (Cement Industry)

Job Ref.: IbesePlantInstrument001
Location: Ibese, Ogun
Job Type: Full Time
Department: DCP – Operations


  • Execute and manage plant instrumentation to ensure the uninterrupted production activities under desired control parameters to achieve targeted production quantity and quality and execute the various improvement schemes within budgeted cost, quantity, and timelines.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure the availability of the control and instrumentation systems for the uninterrupted running of a section of the plant. Ensure the preventive maintenance schedules completed in the time frame.
  • Execute and manage control and instrumentation activities of expansion projects in their section within budgeted cost and timelines. Execute and manage improvement schemes to upgrade quality and process parameters within the budgeted cost and time frame.
  • Optimization of the maintenance cost of control and instrumentation by proper monitoring and analysis of maintenance cost.
  • Supervise instrument engineers in the execution of their duties to ensure adherence to established standards and procedures.
  • Manage instrumentation maintenance within budget and schedule.
  • Forecast requirements for instrument engineering resources and allocate those resources as required.
  • Identify instrument software and new technology developments that could be applicable in providing more cost-effective facilities and enable the instrumentation unit to function effectively and make recommendations to the Head, Instrumentation Maintenance as necessary.
  • Evaluate new technology advancements against existing design standards and revise where applicable.
  • Promote cost reduction and productivity-enhancing initiatives.
  • Technical supervision of designated instrument engineers and technicians in the execution of their duty.
  • Ensure each shift meets documentation, reporting, and, follow-up requirements as specified in the H&S program.
  • Prepare weekly instrumentation progress and expenditure reports on a project-specific basis.
  • Responsible for the engineering team’s personal safety and safe working practices for the unit. Understand, promote and follow OH&S procedures.
  • Provide input for the preparation of division/department capital and operating budgets and monitor annual expenditure budgets.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Head, Instrumentation Maintenance.

Education and Work Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or it’s equivalent in Mechanical or Instrument / Electrical Engineering or related discipline.
  • Minimum of twelve (12) years experience in a related field.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Good knowledge of the use and maintenance of instrumentation equipment.
  • Strong leadership and people management skills.
  • Commitment to the implemented safety and environmental regulations
  • Good data gathering and analysis skills.
  • Baseline problem analysis and solving skills.
  • Creativity and an ability to think out of the box.


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
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