British American Tobacco (BAT) Fresh Careers Opportunities

British American Tobacco is a leading tobacco group, with brands sold in more than 200 markets. We employ more than 57,000 people and, with over 200 brands in our portfolio, we make the cigarette chosen by one in eight of the world’s one billion adult smokers. We hold robust market positions in each of our four regions – Americas; Asia-Pacific; Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa; and Western Europe – and we are leaders in more than 60 markets. Our approach to marketing is second to none in our industry, in brand building, innovation and responsibility. Our companies adhere strictly to the high standards of our voluntary marketing principles. We play a significant role in local communities around the world. In many countries we are a top employer and the company of choice for people in all areas of our business. We have 46 cigarette factories in 41 countries. In addition to cigarettes, we make cigarillos, roll your own and pipe tobacco. We are also proud of our Research & Development facilities, where our people are striving to reduce the harm associated with tobacco products. With our geographic diversity, strong brands, talented people and proven strategy, the Group is well placed to achieve further success. In particular, we are confident that our investments in both innovative cigarette products and next-generation nicotine and tobacco products will help us drive growth in the years ahead.


Job description

Job number : 11993BR 

Job Title : Engineering Technician 

Location/City : Ibadan 

Appointment type : Fixed term 

Job purpose and key deliverables 
To implement strategies for the day-to-day operation and maintenance of Mechanical Handling Equipment (MHE) at the factory site.To provide Electro-mechanical Engineering support services for the Linde Forklifts, Reach trucks, Climax stackers and Genie Lifting equipment. 

Essential requirements 

  • Proficiency as an electrician
  • A holder of OND / C&G (Full)/ Trade Test I, II & III in Electrical /mechanical engineering with a minimum of 5 years proven experience.
  • Versatility in Linde Mechanical Handling and lifting equipment are essential.
  • Ability to demonstrate relevant experience and professional capabilities with prove of OEM/Linde certification on Maintenance and repairs
  • Sound understanding of Standard code of practice as it relates to mechanical and electrical materials.
  • Ability to read mechanical/electrical drawings and schematics as it relates to electrical/Mechanical services.
  • Understanding of Quality Inspection and Certification of Electrical/Mechanical Components.
  • Basic Knowledge MS office applications


Desirable requirements 

Working at BAT 
British American Tobacco (www.bat.com) is a market leading, global organisation with a long, established history and a bright and dynamic future. Thanks to our people we have continued to deliver growth and exceed expectations in an increasingly complex and challenging marketplace.

Our aim is to become the leading tobacco company in each of our markets by providing excellent products with confidence and responsibility expected of global consumer brands.

If you have the talent and motivation to help us succeed you’ll find we are equally committed to helping you reach your full potential too. 

Employing company 
British American Tobacco Nigeria (BATN) 

 How to Apply



Deadline: 05-Aug-2016

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