Mechanical Engineer Job in Nairobi Kenya

Our client, a leading electrical contracting and supplies company in Nairobi is seeking to recruit a Mechanical Engineer.

The candidate will be responsible for installations, servicing and repair of air conditioning, refrigeration, heating units and other electrical systems.

Key responsibilities

  • Applying engineering principles to evaluate, install, operate, and maintain mechanical and electrical products, equipment, systems and processes.
  • Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair to ensure that machines and equipment are installed and functioning according to specifications.
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation, and to make recommendations to maintenance crew.
  • Recommend design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.
  • Establish and coordinate the maintenance and safety procedures, service schedule, and supply of materials required to maintain machines and equipment in the prescribed condition.
  • Study industrial processes to determine where and how application of equipment can be made.
  • Write performance requirements for product development or engineering projects.
  • Design, test and control apparatus and equipment and develop procedures for testing products.
  • Provide feedback to management on customer problems and needs.


  • Bachelor’s degree/Diploma in HVAC engineering technology/mechanical engineering.
  • Atleast 3 years of experience in the same position.
  • Must have solid problem solving skills to ensure the heating, cooling, refrigeration, and ventilation systems meet the needs of the users.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Computer-aided design (CAD) software training.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Strong mechanical or electrical engineering skills.
  • Strong experience with air conditioning systems.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.


Interested candidate should send their applications (CV and cover letter) to on or before 01 March 2017.

Please indicate, ‘Mechanical Engineer’ on the subject line.

Engineering and Technical
Updated: February 26, 2017 — 9:07 pm