Machine Operator Job in Kenya

Position: Machine Operator

Grade: Union

Reports To: Production Team Leader

Supervision: None

Main External Contacts: None

Main Internal Contacts:

  • Production Supervisors
  • Production Manager
  • Head of Quality Assurance
  • Maintenance Team Leaders


Broad Function: The Electrical Machine Operator is responsible for manufacture of various sizes in wires and to ensure he operates in a reliable, efficient, safe, and sustainable manner.

Primary Duties / Responsibilities

  • To maintain and attend to all manufacturing equipment including setting up of machines to meet the specific requirements of the manufacturing ticket.
  • Utilize information contained in process files for set up purposes.
  • To liaise closely with the Team leader in all matters pertaining to the efficient operation of the equipment with regard to any aspect that may affect the relevant documentation.
  • To notify the Team leader on any deviation of the written procedures for whatever reason.
  • To support the management in their goal to achieve an efficiency and profitability of the company.
  • To compile and generate any information pertaining to the manufacturing as and when required by the management.
  • To perform any other reasonable tasks that may be required from time to time by the management.
  • To adhere to all company rules, regulations and conditions of work as defined in the incumbent job description.
Person Specifications

Academic Qualifications

  • O’ Level (Minimum C+)
  • A diploma would be an added advantage.
Professional Qualifications
  • Ordinary Certificate in Electrical / Mechanical skills
  • At least three years working experience in machine operation.
  • Technical knowledge of production machinery
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet assigned targets.
Qualified Candidates to forward their cvs to by 10 January 2015

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Updated: January 1, 2016 — 6:38 am