Technical Operator Boiler Job in Kisumu, Kenya

Job Title: Technical Operator Boiler – Water Treatment Plant & Effluent Treatment Plant

The candidate should be ready to work in any part of the Country preferably Kisumu

Role Profile:

  • Administrative Functions
  1. Responsible for all Health and Safety activities in the Boiler House.
  2. Raising Safety Information Record Cards to promote safe working environment
  • Technical Functions
  1. Safe operation of Boilers and all other auxiliary (Boiler Support) equipment in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures and Safe Operating Practices.
  2. Carry out autonomous maintenance tasks i.e. Cleaning, Inspection, Lubrication and Tightening in the above mentioned plants and report through the SAP notification process.
  3. Perform Short interval Controls (SICs) checks on Boilers and Boiler Support Equipment, and record the findings accordingly.
  4. Carry out Thermal Combustion Efficiency Analysis and retain the records accordingly.
  5. Read HFO and Steam Meter Readings and retain the record of the results accordingly and identify any over usage for action.
  6. Carry out scheduled preventive maintenance activities at the defined frequencies.
  7. Track HFO stokes, and escalate any foreseeable risks in advance so as to get Senior Leadership Support and Mitigation Plans.
  8. Apply various problem solving techniques e.g. 5 Why, Fishbone to resolve breakdown and prevent re-occurrence of the same.
  9. Follow the defined Escalation Matrix to report any plant breakdowns and issues that may pause a risk to Production Plan and Healthy running of the equipment.
  10. Strict adherence to Good Operating Practices (GOPs) and relevant Management standards e.g. Quality Management Standards, Occupational Health & Safety Standards, Environmental and Food Safety Standards
  11. Write handover reports at the end of the shift and conduct a proper handover to the incoming team
  12. Attend and positively contribute in all shift handover and Tier 1 meetings and observe timely closure of all action
  • Continuous Improvement
  1. Identifying   water saving opportunities within the water Plant and in the Consumer areas and communicating the same to the Utilities Engineer for Consideration and  Implementation
  2. Take part in ‘Improve the Business’ Projects that are aimed at optimizing processes, eliminating wastages and reducing costs.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Diploma in Mechanical / Plant Engineering/ Electrical
  • Not less than 4 years’ experience in a busy production or maintenance environment with specific responsibility for Health and Safety
  • Certification for Boiler Operation by an authorised body, as required by law.

Personal Attributes:

  • Well-developed team working skills
  • Physically fit
  • Willingness to learn and develop new skills
  • Ability to coach and transfer knowledge to other team members.
  • Computer literate

How to Apply

In case  you believe your  career objective match this exciting position, please forward your application and detailed c.v stating your current position, remuneration, contact details by 5pm on 28th June 2018 .

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Engineering and Technical
Updated: June 23, 2018 — 7:29 am