Mechanical Technicians Jobs in Nairobi Kenya

Summary: Our client is one of the biggest and most reliable corrugated box manufacturing plants in Kenya. 
With true dedication to customer service they have expanded their portfolio of products into a wider range of packaging materials including self adhesive labels and flexible packaging. 
They are opening a new factory in Nairobi and are currently seeking to recruit Mechanical Technicians to be part of their versatile team.


  • Ensure all machines are in good & safe working condition.
  • Overhauling machine and gear components
  • Ensure all repairs are carried out in a safe and efficient way to minimize machine downtimes.
  • Diagnose causes of mechanical malfunctions or failure of operational equipment and perform corrective maintenance. 
  • Maintains equipment, parts, and propose inventories of spare parts to stock
  • Ensure all spares used are accounted for and replaced.
  • Carry out preventative maintenance activities
  • Record and analyze all machine downtime and seek improvements that will reduce costs and repeat breakdowns.
  • Machines run at maximum capacity
  • Identify cost reduction/revenue improvement opportunities in maintenance.
Qualifications and Experience
  • A  diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • 2-3 years maintenance engineering experience in the manufacturing industry
  • Able to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good command of the English language
How to apply:
Send your application including a cover letter indicating your desire to work with our client; a detailed CV highlighting relevant experience, details of current and expected salary, a daytime phone contact, email address, and the names of three professional referees to:

Closing Date: Monday 24th October 2016

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Please note that we do not charge fees for receiving or processing job applications. 
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Updated: October 15, 2016 — 6:11 am