Manufacturing / FMCG / Industrial

Head, Methods in a Multinational Industrial Corporation

Adexen Recruitment Agency was mandated by a multinational Industrial corporation to recruit an experienced individual to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head, Methods

Location: Edo, Nigeria
Employment Type: Full time
Industry: Industry & Manufacturing
Job Seniority: Manager
Job Category: Engineering and Production


  • Evaluate the reliability of systems and specialized equipment to ensure effective and efficient execution.
  • Oversee the mechanical and electrical inspection of plant equipment.
  • Develop and oversee the implementation of the MIPS schedule.
  • Review production schedules, engineering specifications, orders, and related information.
  • Estimate production costs, cost saving methods, and the effects of product design changes on expenditures for management review, action, and control.
  • Draft and design layout of equipment, materials, and workspace to illustrate maximum efficiency.
  • Continuously monitor the reliability of machines and processes and make recommendations as to replacing, modifying, or repairing it.
  • Review engineering specifications and drawings, proposing design modifications to improve reliability within cost and other performance requirements.
  • Confer with clients, vendors, staff, and management personnel regarding purchases, product and production specifications, manufacturing capabilities and project status.
  • Evaluate the failure rates and maintenance costs of equipment and processes.
  • Make suggestions and implement plans to reduce equipment failure and decrease maintenance costs
  • Provide input in defining asset maintenance and risk management plans.
  • Define the criteria for equipment evaluation, testing, inspection and distribution of various maintenance tasks.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Head, Maintenance (Plant).

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in Engineering.
  • Minimum of 15 years relevant work experience.
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing industry
  • In-depth knowledge and hands-on project management experience
  • Working knowledge of engineering economics including cost/benefit analysis
  • Ability to think strategically and holistically, to appreciate the systemic impact of various policies, issues and solutions
  • Good and holistic understanding of the business operations, inter-relationships and dependencies
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Good problem analysis and solving skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suites.


  • Materials
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Process Improvement
  • Manufacturing
  • Inspection
  • Engineering
  • Project Management.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note: We thank all applicants however only those selected will be contacted.

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