Production and Maintenance Team Lead


Doha, Qatar

Ref: OP094-136

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

As the Production & Maintenance Team Lead, you will serve as a pivotal figure in overseeing the operational efficiency and maintenance integrity of our beverage production line and associated equipment. Your role will encompass leading shift activities, ensuring compliance with manufacturing guidelines, and fostering a culture of safety and quality within the production and maintenance teams.

Key Responsibilities
• Equipment Operations and Maintenance: Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge and proficiency in operating and maintaining SIPA filler, mass blend operations, blow mold, SACMI Labellor, Robopack, AF Compressor, chiller, boiler, and other utilities equipment essential to beverage production.
• Compliance and Quality Assurance: Uphold adherence to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), ensuring strict compliance with health, safety, and quality standards. Maintain high levels of cleanliness and housekeeping throughout the production and maintenance areas.
• Preventive Maintenance: Execute preventive maintenance tasks diligently, including equipment lubrication and routine inspections, to minimize downtime and optimize operational efficiency.
• Yield Optimization: Possess expertise in optimizing yields for preform, syrup, CO2, and other production components, actively seeking opportunities for improvement and efficiency enhancement.
• Leadership and Team Management: Lead and coordinate shift activities, fostering teamwork, constructive relationships, and a problem-solving mindset among team members. Provide guidance, training, and motivation to ensure peak performance.
• Recordkeeping and Reporting: Maintain accurate records of raw materials usage, equipment maintenance activities, and production metrics using SAP or similar systems. Prepare shift reports for submission to the Production Supervisor and facilitate finance audits as needed.

Key Competencies
• Communication
• Effectively communicate production goals, safety protocols, and operational updates to team members and stakeholders.
• Problem-Solving
• Demonstrate strong analytical skills and the ability to troubleshoot equipment issues and operational challenges efficiently.
• Team Leadership
• Inspire teamwork, collaboration, and a culture of accountability among production and maintenance staff.
• Continuous Improvement
• Promote a mindset of continuous improvement, proactively seeking opportunities to enhance production processes and equipment performance.


• Education: Diploma/Degree in Production or Engineering, preferably Mechanical or Electrical.
• Experience 5 to 7 years of experience in food or beverage manufacturing, with expertise in production line operations and maintenance.

Additional Requirements:
• Proficiency in SAP or similar systems for recordkeeping and reporting.
• Strong attention to detail, problem-solving skills, and organizational abilities.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and lead teams effectively.
• Location: Doha, Qatar

About the Company

The Coca-Cola Company (TCCC) is the world's largest beverage company, refreshing consumers around the world for over 137 years. Our unrivaled portfolio includes more than 500 sparkling and still brands and more than 3,800 beverage choices, with iconic brands such as Coca-Cola, Sprite, Fanta, Costa Coffee, Monster, Powerade, Minute Maid, Nutri Boost, and Schweppes.

The Coca-Cola Bottling Investments Group (BIG) is TCCC’s global bottling arm whose operations are primarily focused on markets in Asia and the Middle East, covering 13 countries with 45 plants and over 38,000 employees, serving 1.8 billion consumers. BIG has evolved over the years and the future is exciting — it is currently regarded as a world-class bottler and a role model for system alignment, with many years of experience winning in the market and developing talent and innovations in the countries where it operates.

The Gulf Coca-Cola Beverages (GCCB) is a bottling company of The Coca-Cola Company and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. The joint venture operates in four (4) countries namely, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The company produces and distributes a variety of non-alcoholic beverages under the Coca-Cola brand in the Gulf region. It is a place where you can make a positive mark on the world. Whether through our sustainability initiatives, human rights work, or the ripple economic impact each person creates by simply doing their job well, there are endless opportunities to build shareholder value and make an impactful contribution to many communities.

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