Almasi Beverages Maintenance Engineer Job in Eldoret, Kenya

Almasi Beverages Ltd is a company which was born out of a merger of
three Coca-Cola bottling companies of Rift Valley Bottlers, Kisii
Bottlers and Mount Kenya Bottlers. 
Almasi’s purpose is to increase shareholder value by manufacturing, packaging, distributing and selling Coca-Cola products. 
Within
its two years of existence, the company has transformed itself into a
highly competitive company through its innovative change strategy
focusing on strong distribution & manufacturing, selling driven by a
strong and capable workforce and professional leadership. 
In
order to cement and establish sustainability of the gains, the company
is looking for a capable person to deliver on the following role:
Maintenance Engineer

 

Ref: ABL/HR/JAD-010/16:
 
The Role: Based at Eldoret and reporting to the General Manager. 
The role will be responsible for 
  • developing preventive maintenance schedules for equipment, machinery, motor vehicles and buildings in order to improve productivity and reliability, 
  • participating in formulation of corporate strategies, policies, plans and budgets and in monitoring of the company’s performance in the area of engineering, 
  • ensuring that maintenance and repair work is carried out within set quality standards & specifications and in compliance with environmental, health and safety measures and regulations, 
  • participating in continuous upgrading of machinery to keep pace with changing technological, environmental and statutory requirements, 
  • supervising, motivating, disciplining, appraising and identifying staff training needs, the continuous improvement in yields and mechanical efficiencies, 
  • assisting in the designing, developing and implementing sound policies and strategies for the effective maintenance of machines and equipment to embrace routine inspection of properties, 
  • preparing maintenance budgets and ensuring adherence to approved levels. 
The role will in addition ensure compliance of external audit standards and statutory safety and measures, liaising with the procurement section in procuring equipment and accessories and spares required.
 
The Person
 
The successful candidate must possess a Bachelors’ degree in Engineering, be a registered Engineer, with a minimum 7 years General Engineering work, of which at least 4 must be in a senior engineering management position. 
Experience in a busy beverage manufacturing organization will be a definite advantage.
How to Apply

If
you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please submit
your application letter and CV to careerjobs@almasibeverages.co.ke. 

Interested candidates who had applied in response to our LinkedIn advert need not reapply.

Closing date for applications will be: 23rd March 2016.

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Updated: March 16, 2016 — 3:01 am