Location: Dar Es Salaam, TZ

Job Function:  Maintenance
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  3717

About the Unit
YARA Tanzania is duly registered company under the Laws of Tanzania as a subsidiary of Fertilizers Holdings AS. with headquarters in Dar es Salaam. The aim is developing a market concept that increase the number of farmers that use fertilizer in Tanzania including  better knowledge in plant nutrition, improved distribution  and logistics. One of  Yara investments in the country includes the construction of a 40 KT bulk terminal near  the port of Dar Es Salaam which handles importation of bulk fertilizer, packaging and sale  in Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi

The position of Maintenance Specialist is responsible for all aspects of safety, maintenance, inspections and cost in the Dar es Salaam Terminal. The incumbent will be based in Dar es Salaam Tanzania.


    Ensure optimum plant performance

    Provide the required support and advise in operations management to ensure smooth plant operations and compliance with all relevant safety procedures in line with YARA standards
    Ensure high equipment availability and optimum reliability
    Continuously improve equipment operational condition and maintenance practices
    Work with computerized maintenance system and Yara systems such as Synergi
    Adhere to Yara Safety guidelines, 5S and other Lean principles in execution of all maintenance duties
    Manage systematic inspections
    Plan and manage all  costs related to maintenance
    Lead, motivate and develop the maintenance team

    Holder of Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or its equivalent
    Minimum 7 years experience in Maintenance in an industrial environment
    5 years progressive experience in a multinational company
    Conversant in microsoft office applications
    Fluent in English and Kiswahili languages
    Additional Information
    Strong analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
    Good communication and presentation skills
    Energetic and hands-on leader

Contact details
Apply no later than
19th June 2020