Job description

JB Cocoa is looking for a Production Engineer to accompany its fast growth in Malaysia with manufacturing as a core business, the Production Engineer’s role is to adequately assist the Manager/Assistant Manager, Production on policies and procedures, and ensuring that the production related policies are made known to relevant employees and effectively carried out. The company is looking for a leader to drive production and cooperate with production to achieve the company’s target result.  The ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong production knowledge, productivity planning and awareness of the challenges in production.



  • To be responsible in implementing and maintaining production and quality improvement programs.
  • To assist in overseeing all the production and quality assurance matters e.g. Manpower and production and quality planning to meet the company goals.
  • To ensure monthly reports are prepared on a timely manner.
  • To study for the well utilization of the machine or process capacity.
  • To recommend on all production matters and liaise with other departments on relevant matters to ensure the production system is in the right track towards the future growth planning.
  • To take immediate action during machine breakdown and follow up with action.
  • To ensure that Company’s quality system and procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • To perform all other work as and when assigned


  • Minimum 3 years at executive level covering full spectrum of foods manufacturing in the field of production operations
  • Experience in handling / managing production teams.
  • Experience in people and project management.
  • Hands on experience with SAP/ERP systems
  • Certification in a field of GMP is a plus.
  • Applicants must be willing to work in PTP, Gelang Patah.


Soft Skills

  • High integrity with good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to influence and negotiate at multiple organizational levels
  • Ability to manage conflicts
  • Ability to identify and recruit talent and to organize and motivate a team
  • Ability to effectively train external and internal users of new processes
  • Ability to problem solve using data
  • Strong interpersonal skills

* Salary Depend on qualification, ability and experience.

* Shortlisted candidate is advised to download, fill up and send us the application form through application form on career page for speedier processing purpose.

Department: Production
Project Location(s): JB Cocoa Sdn Bhd
Education: Bachelor degree in Food Science/ Technology or Chemical Engineering or similar relevant field

Interest candidates are encouraged to write-in or email their resume to the address below

The Human Resources Department
JB Cocoa Sdn Bhd
Lot CP1, Jalan Tanjung A/6,
Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas,
81650 Gelang Patah, Johor.