Job Title:

Manager - Maintenance and Engineering





Reports To:

Factory Manager


Company Profile:

Sika is a specialty chemicals company with a leading position in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing and protecting in the building sector and motor vehicle industry. Sika has subsidiaries in 101 countries around the world and manufactures in over 200 factories. Its more than 19,500 employees generated annual sales of CHF 7.09 billion in 2018.



To ensure design and execute new projects at manufacturing site, ensure all Production Machinery are in good working condition through planned preventive maintenance and through adequate breakdown maintenance. Ensure fully functional maintenance function, develop team of maintenance engineer and technician, and provide general engineering support to other small Manufacturing sites.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Developing maintenance procedures and ensuring implementation
  • Carrying out inspections of the facilities to identify and resolve issues
  • Checking electrical, mechanical and electronic systems and utility on regular frequency to ensure functionality
  • To develop preventive maintenance schedule for Plant & Machinery as per the criticality
  • Develop clear plan of critical equipment and spares inventory and ensure maintaining inventory all the time. Maintaining the inventory to avoid any loss in Production
  • Ensure making plan and execute periodic and timely calibration of all measuring equipment in the factory
  • To ensure safety precaution steps are installed for all running machinery/electrical installation
  • Plan and oversee all repair and installation activities and make sure completeness of job till housekeeping
  • Allocate workload and supervise upkeep staff (custodians, janitors etc.)
  • Monitor equipment inventory and place orders when necessary
  • Monitor expenses and control the budget for maintenance
  • Manage relationships with contractors and service providers. Develop new proximity and competitive partners.
  • Keep maintenance logs and report on daily activities
  • Ensure health and safety policies are complied with Legal compliance and Govt authority liaising
  • To strictly follow the systems and procedure as per ISO 9001:2000 and ISO14001:2004
  • Provide Monthly MIS related to Engineering and Maintenance.



A Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from reputed Engineering College.



15-18 years’ experience in Engineering and maintenance function in Chemical process industry.




  • Good understanding of Pumps, process flaw, Lean working.
  • Clear understanding of engineering equipment, which suits various material
    movement requirement.
  • Well versed with material handling equipment functioning and its maintenance need.
  • Proven experience as maintenance manager or other managerial role
  • Experience in planning maintenance operations
  • Solid understanding of technical aspects of plumbing, carpentry, electrical systems, etc.
  • Working knowledge of facilities machines and equipment
  • Ability to keep track of and report on activity
  • Good understanding on engineering drawings, layouts and interpretations



  • Good Team player and ability to co-ordinate with internally and externally
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication
  • Outstanding Leadership & organizing skill to work out daily/weekly/monthly/frequency schedule work and track the same accordingly
  • Ability to plan and execute work as per desired quality, time and cost