Production Engineer at Vitafoam Nigeria Plc

Production Engineer

Location: Lagos
Job type: Full-time

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.

Application Deadline
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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