Manufacturing Company Senior Mechanical Engineer Job in Ruiru, Kiambu, Kenya (200K)

A dynamic Manufacturing Company that works to save lives and forest is looking for an experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer.

Location: Ruiru, Kiambu

The successful candidate MUST have international exposure working in a manufacturing plant.

Candidates with a background in welding and fabrication will have a distinct advantage.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with and help to train QC inspectors, technicians and production personnel in enhancing the quality and manufacturability of our product.
  • Creating and editing SOP’s and QC inspection documents.
  • Root cause analysis and trouble-shooting production issues and further refining the production system.
  • Evaluation, maintenance and repair of factory equipment including mechanical, hydraulic, and electronic systems.
  • Take a leadership role in bringing up new production lines.
  • Design: Read and manipulate models and drawings in CAD.


  • Must have a Higher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Must be conversant with relevant aspects of design.
  • Candidates with a background in welding and fabrication will have a distinct advantage.
  • Experiences with medium voltage.
  • Comfortable working with basic shop machines and tools: manual mill, lathe, welders, etc.
  • Familiarity with basic metrology as it applies to our stove parts and tooling.
  • Must be hands on and a natural problem solver.

Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 180,000 – 200,000/= (Approx. 1,800 – 2,000 USD) depending on skills and experience

Deadline: 15th February 2017


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Updated: February 1, 2017 — 1:01 pm