Refinery Operator at Golden Oil Industries Limited

Golden Oil Industries Limited was incorporated in Nigeria on 8th September, 1988, and has grown into a household name in Nigeria’s edible oil’s industry. The company’s focus is to provide healthy oil as a cooking medium to its customers. The company is Nigeria’s trusted name for supply of refined palm oil, palm kernel oil, olein, soybean Oil, stearin, soybean meal, soy lecithin, and palm kernel de-oiled cake. Our oils are used as healthy cooking medium. Soybean meal and palm kernel de-oiled cake are used in premier poultry / animal feed.

The company’s products have been duly certified by the appropriate regulatory agencies Such as the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) and National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA). Golden Oil has modern processing technology and plants, which can be compared to worldwide standards. The company has highly trained seasoned oil experts, who’s commitment is to delivering healthy oil to Nigerian consumers.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Refinery Operator

Location: Anambra
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary

  • This position will be responsible for operating oil refinery production equipment meeting the quality and productivity requirements that ensure on-time supply of safe products to the customer.

Key Result Areas (KRA)  
The key result areas of this role are:

  • Drive Productivity and Production target achievement in assigned refinery
  • Efficient utilization of raw material (No contamination/zero oil spillage)
  • Quality of machine handling (No production induced machine downtime)
  • Machine production capacity utilization and Quality of production output


  • Performs all work within the safety and environmental guidelines established by local, state, and federal agencies as well as company policies.
  • Operate refining, bleaching, and deodorization production process as per standard, control and report deviations
  • Ensure quality and food safety checks compliance, as established by company policies and procedures.
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance and basic troubleshooting on operating equipment.
  • Performs general labor, housekeeping and sanitation responsibilities as required.
  • Maintains daily records and logs.

The Person

  • A Bachelor’s Degree (B.Eng.)  or HND in engineering is required for this role.
  • 2 to 5 years proven refinery operator work experience preferably in edible oil refinery
  • Deep knowledge of production management and Experience in reporting on key production metrics
  • Proficient in MS Office and ERP software
  • Familiarity with FSMS Compliance Guidelines
  • Experience and knowledge of provincial health and safety standards
  • Must be residing or willing to relocate to Anambra State

Application Closing Date
31st October, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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