• Full Time


Together, we feed and nourish the nation.

Join our Results Driven Engineering team and become a part of our common purpose:To feed and nourish the nation within the Flour Business Unit.

As the Maintenance Manager your key responsibility areas are:

  • Lead the site Maintenance function in providing both a reactive and proactive, multi-skilled maintenance service on all operational equipment and facilities infrastructure.
  • Lead site operational effectiveness; improve on project delivery and downtime reduction.
  • Manage and implement improvement plans, ensuring that Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to.
  • To create and implement planned maintenance system (exposure with SAP system will be an added advantage).
  • Oversee plant operational performance (exposure with Buhler Milling machinery and equipment is an added advantage, i.e. Roller mills, conveying equipment, packing equipment etc.).
  • Manage the process of the installation and commissioning of new equipment in collaboration with all relevant parties both internal and external.
  • Manage contractors on site to ensure they meet legal and company requirements.
  • Coach and develop a high performing maintenance team.
  • Prepare the annual Maintenance budget and all provide input in Capital expenditure proposals.
  • Demonstrate exceptional report writing skills.
  • Be the responsible person Safety Health and Environment (SHE) on site.


The ideal applicant should possess the following minimum qualifications and attributes: –

  • At least 5 years’ relevant experience.
  • Relevant engineering degree, or HND, or BTech Professional qualification.
  • Qualification in Project Management.
  • Highly computer literate.
  • Background in electrical and instrumentation (PLCs & VSDs) is an added advantage.
  • Exposure in Apprenticeship training is an added advantage.
  • Competent in problem solving, team building, planning and decision making.

In return National Foods offers:

  • An opportunity to join an established business looking to expand further.
  • The chance to work under exceptionally talented leadership & further your development.

National Foods Ltd is a leading food manufacturer, offering on-going opportunities to progress, both personally and professionally, whilst constantly recognising and rewarding individual and team performance. If you have a strong desire to succeed and consider yourself to be productive, dedicated, and motivated, then please email recruitment2@natfood.co.zw by latest Friday 26th January.

To apply for this job email your details to recruitment2@natfood.co.zw