Senior Production Manager – Apapa Terminal – (Cement Industry)

at Dangote
Location Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria
Date Posted March 1, 2021
Category Engineering
Job Type Full-time
Currency NGN


Job Ref.: seniorproductionmanager001
Location: Apapa, Lagos,
Job type: Full time
Category: DCP - Export


  • Coordinate the activities of all Bulk Terminal teams to ensure plant operations are optimized and established targets for the plant are me.
  • Reporting Line: The Senior Production Manager reports to the General Manager, Plant.


  • Planning and Organizing the Total Operation of Raw Mills, Cement Mills, Kilns, Coal Mills and Auxiliaries equipment
  • Planning and Implementation of Production, Capital, and Revenue Budget in line with DCP procedures.
  • Plant Performance Reviews and Analysis with a view to enhancing production output, efficiency, and cost reduction in line with DCP procedures.
  • Co-ordination of Maintenance programmes with Heads of Terminal as well to achieve the targeted availability.
  • Conduct Downtime Analysis and preventive measures for the future development.
  • Achieving optimum fuel efficiency, power consumption & utilization of manpower in line with DCP policies and procedures.
  • Ensure Implementation of ISO Systems and Safety in Production Department.
  • Ensure that all safety requirements such as certifications, identifications, etc. are fully complied as per DCP requirements and regulations.
  • Cost reduction by carrying out modifications and improvements in the process.
  • Ensuring quality of the product going out from the department as per internal quality norms.
  • Assist in liaising with maintenance engineers for the maintenance packing plant machine and ensure prompt repairs are carried out when required.
  • Assessing performance of subordinates and providing necessary feedback for their development to Human Assets Department.
  • Other additional assignments as entrusted by the manager-production / management.

Education and Work Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering.
  • Good communication skills
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years of relevant work experience.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Working knowledge of cement production process
  • Working knowledge of the cement packing machines / functions and procedures.
  • Hands-on experience in SAM PP & MM module.
  • Good leadership and supervisory skills
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Ability to pay attention to details.
  • Good interpersonal and relationship management


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

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