Unilever Utility & Premises Engineer in Horana, Sri Lanka

Utility & Premises Engineer


Utility & PremisesEngineer

Key tasks of this position would be:

  • Develop and implement autonomous maintenance and planned maintenance activities for central utility plants (Boilers, Air compressors, Chillers, Effluent treatment plants, RO plants, Diesel generators, fire detection & protection systems etc.) and periodically monitor / review programs

  • Preparing of capital investment proposals and project execution related to Utilities and Civil construction.

  • Manage Engineering stores & control inventory with relevant systems & controls.

  • Responsible for skill development of Engineering operators and technicians, conducting training programs for upgrading knowledge / skills on utility management, process safety & Environmental management programs.

  • Eliminate utility related losses according to the manufacturing excellence process using process improvement tools.

  • Drive sustainability projects on time in full & site environment KPIs.

  • Maintain site regulatory /statutory compliances as per the regulations found in the factories ordinance & other local legislations related to industries & environment.


  • Candidate should possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering specialized in Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical Engineering.

  • Candidate should possess a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the management of utility plants & have sound experience in operating Effluent Treatment Plants.

  • Must demonstrate strong technical knowledge across all industrial utilities & must possess strong engineering leadership credentials with a proven ability to eliminate loss and waste on processes.

  • Must demonstrate strong capability in managing a diversified workforce.

  • Must have knowledge on requirements of the factories ordinance & other relevant local legislations.

  • Knowledge and experience in project management, procurement & civil constructions/building services is an added advantage.

Job: Supply Chain

Primary Location: Sri Lanka-Sri Lanka (Province level)-Horana-Horana - Factory

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Unposting Date: Feb-22-2019

Req ID: 190001T8