Design Manager (Solutions Business) Job in Athi River, Kenya – Mabati Rolling Mills

Mabati Rolling Mills Limited, the largest member within the Safal Group, commenced its operation in 1961.

MRM was the first producer in Africa of the patented Aluminum – Zinc alloy; the leading steel coating technology worldwide.

We are seeking to recruit suitable candidates for the following positions which are based at our Athi River Office, Nairobi.

Design Manager – Solutions Business

The successful candidate will be responsible for setting engineering philosophy and managing key engineering processes to ensure quality buildings are supplied to the market at minimum risk for the business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Approve the design & development of all engineering changes to design software.
  • Ensure that our systems are user friendly and ideal proof for use by our channels.
  • Test and confirm that design and engineering systems are robust and meet required codes.
  • Recommend new product lines and solutions for target markets.
  • Work within the business to ensure that channel partners are adequately trained and that the supply chain is optimized for 100% IFOT delivery of solutions.
  • Develop departmental KPIs around like material efficiency, design efficiency, design errors and capture rate as required.
  • Be the “Go to person” for the business for complex solutions.
  • Engage with specifier community to get acceptance and accreditation of the companies chosen design philosophy, products & solutions.
  • Be the certified engineer of record for all designs or develop a system that delivers this functionality.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience Requirements:

  • Degree in Structural Engineering / Civil Engineering / Construction Management.
  • Computer Literacy (MS Office, CAD & Other design software).
  • Certified Engineer and member of Institute of Engineers.
  • Master degree in Structural Design or related course will be an added advantage.
  • 6 — 8 years of working experience on Structural Engineering Applications or Projects.

How to Apply

Qualified applicants should submit a comprehensive CV, together with a cover letter, supporting their application to

The candidates should have the ability to work independently with minimal supervision, demonstrate high integrity and professional ethics and make decisions on the role in a prudent manner.

Application deadline is 30th September 2018.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

A member of the Safal Group

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Athi River

Athi River, Kenya

Machakos County

Engineering and Technical
Updated: September 21, 2018 — 6:16 am