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Sarawak Plantation Berhad is one of the pioneer players in the oil palm industry in Sarawak. The Group owns several estates and mills which are within close proximity to major roads. We invite suitably qualified individuals to join our dynamic team.

ESTATE MECHANIZATION ENGINEER (to be based in Miri HQ)

Principal Responsibilities :
To test, innovate/develop relevant machinery that can be adopted into plantation operation which can improve workers productivity.
Work closely with estate operation managers to plan/identify area & mechanization needs in plantation operation.
To review, analyse and implement estate mechanization projects.
Prepare or improve engineering designs and plans for agricultural machinery/equipment.
Provide competency/technical training to machine operators and mechanic.
Prepare and present mechanization report to management.


Requirements :
Possess Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering/Mechatronics/Agricultural Engineering from recognized university.
Working experience, interest and exposure with engine, hydraulics, agricultural machinery & PLC will be an added advantage.
Strong analytical, research & data gathering skills.
Able work independently & communicate effectively with internal and external parties.
Possess valid driving license & willing to travel.

TRAINEE ENGINEER (STATIONED AT THE MILLS)

Principal Responsibilities

  •  Responsible for any engineering tasks including performing practical and administrative duties assigned by the Mill Manager or superior.
  •  Completion of all assigned tasks within given deadlines.
  •  Monitor each assigned task, prepare progress reports till completion of assigned task.
  •  Prepare daily production report, complete the maintenance monitoring list/history card etc.
  •  Assist the superior in daily operation (process/ utility / maintenance) on rotation basis.

Requirements

  • Diploma holder in any related field.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Possess strong analytical skills, integrity and self-motivated with ability to work independently within a set time line and a strong team player.
MECHANIC (To be based in Estate)

Principal Responsibilities

  • To ensure optimum running condition of estate vehicles and machineries.
  • To implement preventive maintenance estate daily activities as per planned by the estate management based on working programmed and estate target.

Requirements

  • Minimum requirement was SPM.
  • Certificate in any Vocational / technical training in vehicle engineering.
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply as training will be provided.
  • Willing to be located at any SPB estate.
  • Must be physically fit and in excellent health.
OPERATION MANAGER (To be based in Estate)

Principal Responsibilities

  • In charge of day-to-day running of estate operation.

Requirements

  • Possess Diploma/Degree in Plantation Management / Agricultural Science or in any related discipline.
  • Minimum seven (7) years working experience in executive or managerial position in oil palm plantation.
  • Experience in managing peat and mineral soil estate will be an added advantage.
Lab Assistant (To be based at SP Laboratory, Kuching) – Contract Position

Principal Responsibilities

  • Perform sample preparation and conduct laboratory analyses by following specified test methods.
  • Maintain accurate and detailed records of laboratory analysis data in a worksheet format.
  • Operate authorized lab equipment and ensure they are calibrated for accurate results.
  • Conduct routine maintenance and in-house checks on lab equipment.
  • Assist Chemist and Manager in various testing and lab activities.
  • Work closely with the team to achieve laboratory quality objectives.
  • Maintain good housekeeping standards in laboratory areas.
  • Comply with safety protocols and ensure a safe working environment.

Requirements

  • Minimum Certificate / Diploma or equivalent in Science Chemistry / Chemical Engineering.
  • At least one (1) year of experience in a laboratory environment.
  • Excellent communication and team orientation skills.
  • Independent, proactive, responsible and goal-oriented.
RESEARCH OFFICER / PLANT BREEDER

Principal Responsibilities

  • To monitor all research crossing (DXD, DXT, TXP, TXT)
  • To monitor all breeding work (Yield Recording, Bunch Analysis and Vegetative Measurement)
  • To compile and to analyse research data
  • Look after research project such as:
      • Ganoderma Tolerance Planting Material
      • Compact palm planting material
      • Elite Tenera
      • Etc

Requirements

  • Possess Degree in Breeding/Agriculture/Plant Science/Genetic from recognized university.
  • At least 2 – 3 years of experience in oil palm research
Lab Manager (Based In Kuching)

Principal Responsibilities

  • Manage the overall laboratory operation and implementation of MS ISO/IEC 17025 laboratory management system.
  • Ensure timely execution of chemical analysis and issuance of test results to the customers.
  • Oversee the laboratory management on marketing, administrative, financial and purchasing.
  • Schedule maintenance and development of equipment calibration and repair. QAQC procedures, measurement uncertainty, method development, validation and verification procedures.
  • Schedule and coordinate internal audit, external assessment, risk assessment and management system review.
  • Administer laboratory’s participation in proficiency testing program, staff training and competency monitoring.
  • Liaise with customers on the technical support of the analytical testing services.
  • Ensure continuous compliance of laboratory safety, requirements and regulations.

Requirements

  • Possesses Master’s Degree/ Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry or equivalent with at least 5 years of experience in the laboratory management.
  • Registered with Institut Kimia Malaysia (IKM).
  • Possesses knowledge on MS ISO/IEC 17025 laboratorymanagement system.
  • Possesses excellent technical knowledge with hands on expericence on a wide range of standard analytical methonds, equipment and instrumentation for fertilizer, plant, soil, water and FFB analysis.
  • Familiar with laboratory safety practices, policies and legal requirements.
Account Officer (To be based at Miri HQ)

Principal Responsibilities

  • Prepare and perform analytical review of estates / mills costing for management reporting purposes.
  • Coordinate in preparation and monitoring of the company’s budget.
  • Verify/confirm creditors claim/invoice submissions and ensure all claims/payments submission is as per Company’s policies and procedures and supporting documents are compiled accordingly.
  • Verify various reconciliations such as bank reconciliations, creditors’ reconciliations, debtors’ reconciliations etc and any other accounting reconciliation.
  • Assist Account Managers in corporate reporting, analysis and any other accounting matters.

Requirements

  • Possess Bachelor’s Degree or Professional degree in Finance/Accounting or equivalent. Those with supporting professional accreditations (e.g. CPA or ACCA) will have an advantage.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Bahasa Malaysia.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Application such as MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint and proficient in computerized accounting system.
  • Possess strong analytical skills, integrity and self-motivated with ability to work independently within a set time line and a strong team player.
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Principle Responsibilities

  • Liaison person between the managers, staff
  • Screen and direct phone calls and distribute correspondence
  • Handle requests and queries appropriately and confidentially
  • Manage diary, schedule meetings and appointments and coordinate events
  • Manage travel arrangements – flights, accommodation and ground transport
  • Take accurate and comprehensive notes at meetings, draft correspondence, prepare reports and presentation, follow up for weekly and monthly reports from estates and mills
  • Devise and maintain office filing system, source office supplies
  • Any other work as assigned by the COO

Requirements

  • Possess Degree in Business Administration, Management, Finance/Accounting or a related field is preferred.
  • Knowledge or prior working experience in oil palm industry is advantageous.
  • Has strong interpersonal skills, proactive approach to problem-solving
  • Knowledge of office management systems and procedures
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize daily workload
  • Strong time management and organization skills
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills in English and Bahasa Malaysia and computer literate
  • Discrete and able to maintain confidentiality
  • Possess valid driving license and willing to travel
ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT

Principal Responsibilities

  • Assist in preparation and compilation of data for monthly management reporting.
  • Process accounting transactions, such as receipts and payments, receivables and payables, fixed assets etc.
  • Prepare reconciliations – bank, creditors’ and debtors’ reconciliation and any other reconciliation.
  • Assist in preparation and compilation of documents and transaction recording for treasury function.

Requirements:

  • Possess Degree in Accounting or equivalent.     
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply.
  • Possess good communication skills in English and Bahasa Malaysia.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Application such as MS Word and MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and proficiency in computerized accounting system.
  • Possess strong analytical skills, integrity, self-motivated with ability to work independently within a set time line and a strong team player.

Attractive salary and remuneration will be offered to the successful candidate. Interested candidates may write in or email us enclosing a comprehensive resume stating qualification, working experience, current and expected salary together with a recent passport-sized photo to:

HUMAN RESOURCE, LEGAL and SECRETARIAL MANAGER
SARAWAK PLANTATION AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT SDN BHD
Wisma SPB Lot 1174, Block 9, MCLD Miri Waterfront, Jalan Permaisuri,
98000 Miri, Sarawak
Email: hr@spbgroup.com.my

 

Internship Programme

SPB’s Internship Programme offers students in their final year of studies the opportunity to translate their academic knowledge into practice. Interns who perform excellently under this programme stand a good chance to be offered employment with SPB upon graduation.

We invite you to apply online at hr@spbgroup.com.my if the following describes you:

    1. An undergraduate who is in the final year of studies in one of these fields – Plantation Technology and Management, Accounting, Finance, Commerce, Business Management, Economics, Information Technology, Computer Science, Human Resource Management or Engineering.
    2. Have excellent command of the English language, both verbal and written.
    3. Possess strong leadership qualities.

All applicants must include the following documents with their online application:

    • Internship letter from the university, college or polytechnic.
    • Reply Form from the university, college or polytechnic.
    • Current resume (including photo) and cover letter.
    • Relevant certificates with latest CGPA results.
    • One copy of MyKad.

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