Electrical and Instrumentation Manager at Thai Union Group

  • Full Time
  • Greater Accra
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: $Not Stated
  • Full Time
  • Greater Accra
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: $Not Stated
State: Accra, Ghana
Country: Ghana
Deadline: 30/08/2021
Qualification: Degree
Work Experience: 4 Years
Career Level: Mid Career
Industry: Engineering

Electrical and Instrumentation Manager Purpose:

Thai Union Group has an exciting opportunity for an Electrical and Instrumentation Manager role in Tema, Ghana.

The person will manage in an efficient and cost-effective manner all the company’s routine electrical and instrumentation activities

and projects with respect to conformance to audit aspects of engineering works, including preventive maintenance and repairs of

equipment, coordinating/implementing new projects and administering contractors and engineering technicians.

Reporting to the Head of Engineering.

Electrical and Instrumentation Manager Roles

Leading a team of 13 technicians.

Responsible for achieving optimal efficiency of all electrical equipment and machinery.

Responsible for providing quality support to the entire plant to attain volumes, minimize breakdown with the objective to satisfy all

internal customers and be the main actor in our quality management system.

Responsible for the Preventive Maintenance.

Ensure Capital projects for installation of new lines and equipment are delivered to approved investment, agreed timelines,

performance targets and that they are competently designed, specified, procured and installed to provide safe operations.

Responsible for motivation of the Team by using different tools (LEAN management, Continuous improvement, performance

management, employee engagement etc.).

Responsible for minimizing the environmental impact of engineering operations (saving energy, less waste, sustainability etc.)

Supervise the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical equipment and electrical system of the factory.

Lead and manage the electrical team in the daily functions of the plant to ensure that production and quality requirements are delivered.

Carry out improvements to the electrical systems ensuring the lowest possible manufacturing costs by increasing efficiency and

attainment of production targets.

Electrical and Instrumentation Manager  Values

Responsible and Passionate:

Strong leadership skills with a drive to make things happen and achieve results.

Pragmatic, action-oriented, problem-solver in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

Collaborative and Respectful:

A genuine personal charisma, which doubled with his/her technical expertise

A team player is able to work in a matrix environment with a high customer service focus.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all cross-functional groups within the organization.

Humble: Listen & encourage people from all levels in continuous improvement.


Challenge status quo and has the wherewithal to present and defend one’s position.
Capacity to implement business process reengineering.


Minimum of Diploma/Bsc Electrical & Instrumentation qualification with minimum 10 years Process Industrial Practice heavy

current as well as control system and instrumentation exposure of which at least five years must have been in a managerial position.

Knowledge of safety standards, electrical safety standards (local and European).

Strong knowledge and practices of electrical standards.

Strong skills and knowledge in Preventive Maintenance of electrical systems.

Knowledge and ability to manage/perform energy-saving especially in electricity.

Strong knowledge of key programming languages for PLC/Display / (Siemens, OMRON, Allen Bradley).

Strong experience in mechanical equipment design and maintenance.

Exceptional experience in TPM (Total Productivity Maintenance).


A career at Thai Union is a unique experience to grow as a professional and as a person. You will join a global fast-growing,

innovative, and entrepreneurial organization deeply committed to its people, its community, and the environment.

About Thai Union Group

Today, Thai Union Group Public Company Limited is the world’s trusted seafood leader, leveraging its expertise, bringing high

quality, safe, and delicious seafood products to customers across the world for over 40 years.

We are the world’s largest producer of shelf-stable tuna products, with a global workforce of over 44,000 people who are dedicated

to pioneering sustainable and innovative seafood products.

In 2015, the Thai Union introduced its SeaChange® sustainability strategy.

Thai Union’s ongoing work on sustainability issues was recognized by its inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index Emerging

Markets (DJSI) in 2014.

In 2018, Thai Union was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the fifth straight year, as well as rated No. 1 in the Food

Products Industry

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