Gachege Tea Factory Senior Factory Mechanic Job in Kenya

Gachege Tea Factory Co Ltd is seeking to a recruit suitably qualified person to fill the following vacant position:

Senior Factory Mechanic

Reporting to the Factory Unit Manager – the successful candidate will be responsible for: –

  • Maintaining a comprehensive preventive maintenance schedule for the entire factory;
  • Allocating duties and supervising machinery maintenance team;
  • Diagnosing faults and ensuring timely repairs of the factory machinery and equipment;
  • Requisitioning and verifying of quality spares ordered for machinery and equipment maintenance;
  • Writing technical reports on plant and equipment maintenance;
  • Carrying out timely and scheduled statutory maintenance and repairs of both steam boilers and diesel generators;
  • Observing and complying with environmental, health and safety measures and regulations
  • Performing any other duty as may be assigned.

The ideal candidate should have the following qualifications, skills & experience:-

  • ā€˜Oā€™ level Division II or KCSE ā€œCā€ plain;
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Plant Option) or Mechanical Engineering Technician 111 Certificate;
  • A certificate of good conduct;
  • At least five (5) years experience gained in a manufacturing environment, preferably in the tea industry;
  • Computer literate.

How to Apply

Interested candidates who meet the minimum requirements for these jobs are requested to send their applications accompanied with detailed C.V. copies of testimonials/certificates, names and addresses of at least three (3) referees to the address below to reach not later than Friday 22nd June, 2018.

The Factory Unit Manager,
Gachege Tea Factory Co. Ltd,
P.O. Box 1869,


Engineering and Technical
Updated: June 13, 2018 — 12:44 pm