Production Engineer at Vitafoam Nigeria Plc


  • With its root name derived from “Vita”- the Latin word for “life”, the company has since its inception, till date, worked at contributing to every aspect to its synonym from the cradle to old age. It has produced quality domestic and industrial products that add absolute value and comfort to life for work, school, leisure, health, materni…

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    Production Engineer

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND , MBA/MSc/MA
    • Experience
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field Manufacturing&nbsp

    About the Job

    • We are looking for an experienced and effective Production Manager to organize and oversee the manufacturing of our products.
    • The ideal candidate will ultimately be responsible for the smooth running of the factory facility, all production lines, people and the quality of output.
    • We expect you to have deep know-how in production procedures with a proven ability to direct personnel towards maximum performance.


    • Liaise with other managers to formulate objectives and understand requirements
    • Estimate costs and prepare budgets
    • Organize workflow to meet specifications, production targets, customers’ orders and deadlines
    • Monitor production to resolve issues.
    • Supervise and evaluate performance of production personnel (production supervisors, quality inspectors, workers, etc.)
    • Determine number of necessary resources (workforce, raw materials etc.)
    • Ensure adequate maintenance work, and make a significant input in the purchasing of equipment etc.
    • Ensure output meets quality standards
    • Enforce health and safety precautions
    • Liaising with other engineers to develop plans that improve production, costs, and labor required.
    • Diagnosing problems in the production line and providing recommendations and training.
    • Keeping abreast of advancements in engineering and production, and sharing knowledge with co-workers.
    • Drawing up production schedules and budgets for projects.
    • Scheduling meetings with relevant departments and stakeholders.
    • Analyzing all facets of production and making recommendations for improvement.
    • Obtaining any materials and equipment required.


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical / Production Engineering or a related Engineering field
    • A Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree will be an advantage.
    • Manufacturing experience is important


    • Proven experience as production engineer
    • Deep knowledge of production management
    • Understanding of quality standards and health & safety regulations
    • Knowledge of performance evaluation and budgeting concepts
    • Experience in reporting on key production metrics
    • Proficient in MS Office and ERP software
    • Outstanding communication ability
    • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Strong decision-making skills and a results-driven approach.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Vitafoam Nigeria Plc on to apply

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