Airport Equipment Mechanic Job in Nairobi Kenya

Position: Airport Equipment Mechanic

Location: Nairobi

Nature of Job: Full time

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Tests, diagnoses, and repairs gasoline and diesel vehicles and equipment, such as mowers, tractors, pick-up trucks, light, medium, and heavy trucks, front-end loaders and backhoe components to include suspension systems, tires, hydraulic and air brakes, electrical and ignition systems, drive-train and manual transmissions, clutches and rear axle assemblies, cooling and heating, fuel and exhaust systems, other engine components, body work and painting; drives tanker truck
  • Uses gas and arc welder to perform minor welding and cutting
  • Lubricates, changes oil and filter in vehicles, including stationary and diesel powered equipment components
  • Repairs and adjusts specialized mowing equipment, such as reel sharpening and back lapping
  • Maintains clean and safe working environment
  • Keeps service maintenance records and orders supplies
  • Operates equipment such as small loaders, road plows, sweepers, tractors, mowers and tool cats
  • Operates advanced heavy equipment trucks with snow removal attachments, large tractors and motor graders
  • Tunes and repairs diesel engine of fuel injection systems and automatic transmissions; repairs air conditioning systems; trains other mechanics
  • Performs repairs and adjustments to specialized Airport operations equipment
  • Maintain the airport in compliance with federal regulations and airport manuals

Key Requirements and Skills

  • Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • 3-5 years’ experience
  • Technical knowledge
  • Detail oriented
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills

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Engineering and Technical
Updated: February 9, 2017 — 8:19 pm