Electrical Engineer Job in Kenya

Electrical Engineer

Purpose Statement: Provide electrical and instrumentation maintenance services to the plant in a manner that helps to optimise plant operations and minimise both engineering and production costs. 

Principal Accountabilities

  • Plan, organise, allocate and co-ordinate the work of his team & provide leadership to the team in respect to technical troubleshooting.
  • Continually assess the competence of his team and offer coaching support as needed
  • Ensure that the section’s operations comply with all regulatory and corporate standards and procedures.
  • Participate in the development of the section’s budget (as one of the team members) and monitor to ensure that operations remain within the authorised spend.
  • Maintain accurate records in respect to plant and equipment, including maintenance and planning activities and equipment modifications.
  • Take full responsibility for plant equipment reliability and drive technical improvement identification activities.
  • Manage third party contractors deployed in his area of work and take responsibility for sign off.
  • Drive electrical maintenance work within the plant and ensure that electrical and instrumentation standards, procedures and general regulations are complied with.
  • Stay abreast of technical developments and trends in engineering.
  • Lead, motivate, develop and control staff and ensure that HR procedures are complied with.
  • Identify staff training and development needs and carry out staff appraisals
Knowledge / Skills / Experience
  • A degree in Electrical / Electronic / Instrumentation engineering
  • At least five years’ experience in a heavy industrial environment with  managerial experience
  • Formal technical training in electrical/electronic/instrumentation skills
  • Must be registered with the Engineering Board
  • Knowledge of electrical engineering standards
  • Keen awareness of safety
  • Sound financial skills
  • Good communication, interpersonal, leadership and planning skills 
Interested and qualified applicants should send their applications and CV’s to executivesearch@humantalentrecruit.com
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Updated: February 15, 2016 — 2:01 pm