Industrial Engineer – Production Optimization Specialist


GVL: Operations


Liberian or Expatriate


Bachelor Degree (BA, BS, BBA)


1-5 years

Work Site:

Sinoe and Grand Kru Counties



Terms of Reference

  • Industrial Engineering optimization of GVL’s complex processes, systems or organizations
  • Process optimization analysis of the 5 tph Mini Mill
  • Industrial engineering analysis based optimization of the GVL 40 tph Palm Oil Mill from commissioning to production
  • Optimization analysis of mill project in Grand Kru/Maryland county based on Mini Mill 2017 and Main Mill 2017/2018
  • Logistics process analysis of fertilizer and supplies incoming economics and just-in-time supply
  • Conduct Transport Delivery Process review in order to increase CPO quality through the right supply chain management including logistics process optimization for GVL Palm Oil delivery and fleet of 10 product tanker trucks
  • Land Preparation process of 5,000 Ha land
  • Agronomy productivity improvement through analysis of time motionand capacity for both planting and harvesting process

Qualifications and Requirements

A. Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical or Industrial Engineering preferred)
  • Graduate University degree (M.Sc, MBA or equivalent) in Engineering, Finance or combined is an advantage

B. Professional, Proven Work Experience

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in industrial engineering disciplines including manufacturing processes, organization processes, performance optimization and management
  • Experience in brand name manufacturing industries minimum 1 year, experience in back office functions in manufacturing, finance, services industries
  • Minimum experience 3 years in Palm Oil manufacturing
  • Successful track record in meeting project milestone targets reporting targets
  • Experience in training new finance team members

C. Skills

  • Lean Production System
  • Enterprise Resource Planning and Material Resource Planning
  • Capacity Analysis and Time motion study
  • Operational control through KPI’s
  • Performance Management

D. Traits

  • Proactive, team player, loyal, honest, helpful, recognized good character
  • Able to work independently and having strong drive for result
  • Adaptable to multi cultural setting with mutual respect

Please submit your Cover Letter, CV (Resume) and qualifications to In Subject line, please mention the job position(s) you are applying for.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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