Senior Manufacturing Specialist

Join us in solving global energy challenges for future generations.

The world's toughest job awaits. At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future.

We are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience. Our ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions for oil and gas will make up two-thirds of our business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition?

Our Manufacturing department in Pulau Indah, Port Klang is now looking for a Senior Manufacturing Specialist.

What will you be doing?

  • Promote and develop collaboration between functions, segments, and geo’s
  • Implement and coordinate new processes and systems to the manufacturing and operation base and including processes interdisciplinary between them
  • Coordinate training of new employees when necessary, as well as ongoing development program for experienced employees
  • Coordinate technical development activities related to new products and transfer of technology for the execution of products currently being manufactured in other plants, including at vendor site
  • Monitor the implementation of methodologies and philosophies relevant to manufacturing and operation base, clarifying doubts and ensuring the implementation of improvements as needed
  • Develop procedures and/or work instructions where and when necessary
  • Be the focal point for exchanging knowledge with other plants in the Aker Solutions group
  • Support the Vice President of Manufacturing on strategic issues, tactical development, and implementation guidelines in all departments in the area
  • Study and consider the implementation of new Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement and assured Quality for both manufacturing and operation base
  • Continuously pursue opportunities and coordinate initiatives related to Industry 4.0 and digitalization
  • To plan and execute continual improvement programs related to HSE, Quality, cost saving, efficiency, productivity, delivery, yield and zero NCR, circular economy, energy transition, and digitalization

We think you should have:


  • Minimum a degree in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronic / Manufacturing / Industrial Engineering or equivalent


  • Minimum 3 years working experience in manufacturing environment

Abilities and Knowledge

  • Good knowledge in 5S and Lean Management (WIP, rework, cycle time, efficiency) at production floor
  • Good interpersonal and communication skill, both verbal and written (English), good analytical skills
  • A team player with leadership skill, good organizational and self-driven, able to work independently and consistent
  • Flexible attitude towards work in high performance team and an eagerness to learn new skills to meet challenges in the industry
  • IT literate with good skills in Microsoft Office tools such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint and SAP knowledge
  • Good knowledge and ability to create effective / simplified production work instruction
  • Good understanding of RCA tools (e.g. 8D, 5 Whys etc.) and to be able to solve complex issues and put in place effective corrective and preventive solutions to the issues.
  • Knowledge of digital technologies, and landscape of digital initiatives / systems

Personal Attributes

  • High energy
  • Inspirational leader
  • Embraces change

More reasons to work with us:

  • Professional development and career opportunities
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Healthy work-life balance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Fantastic office building with onsite canteen

Interested? Contact us.

For more information about the position, please contact:

Alina Othman, Recruitment Consultant, NES Fircroft, Tel : 012-9987545, Email:

This is Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.