Job Vacancy at Mtibwa Sugar; Shift Engineer

Job Vacancy at Mtibwa Sugar; Shift Engineer, June 2023. Interested candidates are invited to apply for this position.

Job Vacancy at Mtibwa Sugar; Shift Engineer

Mtibwa Sugar Estates Limited is urgently seeking to hire a well-experienced and competent Steam Turbine Technician.

Reports to : Engineering Manager

Location: Morogoro


  • Perform shift supervision
  • Ensure that all plant equipments are performing as required and do follow up of underperforming
  • Ensure that breakdowns are attended in the shortest possible time to reduce Lost Time Available (LTA) in order to improve overall Time efficiency (OTE)
  • To communicate timely all equipments breakdown to respective personnel such section Engineers and Managers
  • To monitor and control the key performance areas in extraction plant such as
    • Control and monitoring the performance of Front end, Mills, Boilers and Power house
    • Maintain and control the performance of clarification, boiling house, centrifuging station and sugar packing
    • Monitoring and keep the standards of hourly analysis laboratory reports
  • Ensure good organizing to all shift workers for better production and communication
  • Write the shift report on time
  • Follow all safety and precaution measures and keep all factors to guide the workers and all equipments/ machines around
  • Performs any other official duties as may be instructed/assigned by his/her superior as arises time to time.


  • Demonstrate personal energy and commitment to achieving required outcomes
  • Strong assessment skills
  • Effective communication, Planning, Controlling, Reporting writing, Counseling, People Management, Leadership, Supervision and Resilience
  • Team working
  • Manpower management
  • Computer literacy, Good Manufacturing Practices, Basic Business understanding and industrial relations.
  • At least four years’ experience in supervisory in a chemical manufacturing facility / Supervisory experience in sugar factory.
  • Physically and mentally fit.
  • Positive attitude, Flexible to changes and eager to learn new things.


  • University degree or equivalent in a related technical or engineering discipline
  • At least 4 years’ experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified in sugar industries
  • Basic/foundation knowledge and understanding of engineering and mechanics
  • Ability to read and apply of mechanical instruction manual.
  • Ready to work long hours.
  • Sound mental and physically health.


Attractive and negotiable salary will be offered

All applications should be addressed to; Human Resource Manager,

Mtibwa Sugar Estates Limited,



Deadline: 05/07/2023