Job Detail



Specialisation: Engineering – Electrical
Education Qualification: Bachelor Degree
Professional Degree
Work Location : Johor Bahru, Johor
Salary Range : RM 5,500.00 – 6,000.00
Posted Date : November 27, 2018

Job summary


The Role involves the Day to Day running and maintenance of, all Company's machines and equipment at our factory in Taman Gembira, Johor Bahru.

Within the Factory there are 3 Production Departments (Cored Wire Production, Integra Workshop & Cored Electrode Production)  and offices

For any work which is beyond our in house capabilities, the ME (Maintenance Engineer) will be responsible for the sourcing and vetting of Maintenance Contractors. This will involve the review and assessment of quotations and the raising of Purchase requisitions to carry out this work.

Based on known equipment wear and tear (periodically replaced items), the ME will be expected to order and maintain a stock of spare parts to ensure that all equipment is kept at an optimum running condition.

All Maintenance work and replacement of parts has to be recorded and documented on the appropriate company computer proforma sheet (this will normally be in either excel, word or JDE format).  


Areas of responsibility


  • Planning of all Maintenance Schedules.
  • To be an active participant and champion of 5S.
  • Managing a group of maintenance technicians.
  • Troubleshooting and fixing of any faults with machines and equipment.
  • Health, Safety and Environment.
  • The organizing and scheduling of periodic inspections of machines and equipment.
  • The scheduling and carrying out of Planned Maintenance (so as not to disrupt Production).
  • The maintaining of documented records for all maintenance work carried out.
  • The liaison and communication with engineering personnel at other WA Group Companies (so as to obtain specialized information).
  • Outsourcing spare/replacement parts and equipment.
  • Continuous Maintenance Improvement to ensure that a downtime is minimized in all production departments.
  • Carry out stocktakes of consumable parts and equipment.
  • Develop cost effective solutions to part/maintenance problems.
  • Undergo Job training as and when required.
  • To be able to communicate effectively in written and verbal form with everyone in organization.
  • To follow and implement the local strategy in line with Company's strategy.


Decision making authority


  • Authority to make decisions inside own area of responsibility
  • Management/Liaison with other Maintenance Personnel and Contractors.




Key metrics


  • In-house Customer satisfaction.
  • Reduction in Maintenance Costs.
  •             Reduction in equipment downtime.
  •             Keeping good Documented Maintenance records which enable valid contributions to be made to Activity Based Costing reviews.
  •             Reduction of incidents (HSE).


Key competencies (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities/ Attitude, Job-related Behaviour)


  • Technical qualification in (Degree, Diploma) in Electrical Engineering
  • Good Knowledge in both Electrical and Electronic engineering.
  • Previous proven successful maintenance experience within a manufacturing business.
  • Operations background and Hands-On approach.
  • Demonstrated general business understanding.
  • Proactive utilization of the existing resources.
  • High organizational and problem solving skills.
  • Outgoing personality, in order to interact with internal and external customers at all levels.
  • In the habit of working in a busy and complex environment, staying calm under pressure.
  • Proficient in MS Office with knowledge of ERP systems.
  • Good communication skills. Fluent in English is a must.


Main job / role (Customer, People, Finance, Process)


  • Production

To deliver in full and on time maintenance services in-house. To ensure that all defined quality and maintenance protocols are followed, scheduled maintenance delivery dates for completion of work are met.

To be responsible for the receipt of all spare parts and ensure they meet the defined quality specifications. To ensure sufficient quantities of spare parts/consumables are held in stock to meet production needs.

To ensure the ERP system is maintained under your own area and utilized correctly. To ensure there is a system of continuous improvement in the maintenance processes and production capability.


  • Finance

To be responsible for reducing maintenance costs and to ensure that the optimum level of equipment maintenance is achieved by:

  • Controlling purchases and expenses..
  • Supporting and maintaining the Global ERP Manufacturing system.
  • Recording the Maintenance data on a regular basis.
  • HSE

To be responsible for creating and maintaining a safe working environment for all employees according to recognised Health & Safety Standards, and to ensure that employees have a healthy and safe environment in which to work.

Kindly contact Mr Hanafi at 019-7851503 / 07-230 5453 ext 21 email [ ] for further details