Butali Sugar Mills Packaging Machine Operator / Technician Job in Kenya

Butali Sugar Mills limited is an ultra-modern sugar factory within the heart of Kakamega County in the Western part of Kenya.

BSML seeks to recruit suitable professional for the following open position.

Job Title: Packaging Machine Operator / Technician

Reporting: Head of Electrical and Instrumentation

Location: To be based in Butali,Western Kenya.

Job Summary: The person will be responsible for operating modern automated packaging machine for packing 1kg, 2kg and assorted bales of sugar in our plant.

Key Duties and responsibilities

  • Operating packaging machine for our branded sugar labels for the market.
  • Ensure that branded packages meet specifications by observing good quality practices.
  • Effective & efficient relaying of relevant information to colleagues &/or Production shift Supervisors.
  • Actively participate in any / all continuous improvement activities.
  • Share experience, knowledge & best practice with colleagues.
  • Demonstrate good housekeeping practices.
  • Reporting on all defective machines to the production in-charge or production supervisor so that maintenance action may be undertaken
  • Apply best practice standards in all areas of Occupational, Health and Safety, quality procedures, Standard Operating Procedures & Job Safety Analysis systems.
  • Proactively identify & make recommendations for improvements in all relevant areas.
  • Ensure provided PPE is maintained & used as prescribed, replenishing as necessary.
  • Controlling of further processing of products until conditions likely to cause non-conformities are eliminated.
  • Any other duties as required by your line manager

Competencies Required

  • Diploma in Electrical/Electronics or relevant qualifications as a minimum
  • Minimum 2 year’s SPECIFIC operator experience in a varied packaging or related industrial set-up
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Strong sense of team work and ability to work cross functionally with minimal supervision
  • High level of integrity

Qualified candidates to share their CVS to hr@butalisugar.co.ke

or by mail

Human Resource Manager
P.O.Box 1400-50205

Applications will be received on rolling basis.


Engineering and Technical
Updated: July 4, 2018 — 12:38 pm