Machine Operator Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Title: Machine Operator – KBA 106 RAPIDA

Reporting: Production Manager / Production Supervisors

Liaison: Production / Maintenance

Location: To be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Job Summary: The person will be responsible for operating machinery and engage with the Production Team to ensure optimization of the organization’s machinery.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate process plant according to directions in daily work schedule.
  • Support Production Supervisors as required.
  • Create & maintain accurate records relating to activity during shift.
  • Ensure that manufactured products meet specifications by observing good manufacturing practices.
  • Effective & efficient relaying of relevant information to colleagues &/or Production Supervisors.
  • Actively participate in any / all continuous improvement activities.
  • Share experience, knowledge & best practice with colleagues.
  • Actively participate in shift meetings & training sessions.
  • 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 of business.
  • Ensure provided PPE is maintained & used as prescribed, replenishing as necessary.
  • Controlling of further processing of products until conditions likely to cause nonconformities are eliminated.
  • Any other duties as required by the Production Supervisors / Production Manager.

Competencies Required

  • Excellent High School qualifications as a minimum
  • Minimum 4 year’s SPECIFIC operator experience in Operating KBA 106 RAPIDA in a printing industrial set-up.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Strong sense of teamwork and ability to work cross functionally with minimal supervision.
  • High level of integrity

Qualified candidates to send their cvs to recruitment@cdl.co.ke on or before 14/9/2018

Only qualified candidates will be contacted


Engineering and Technical
Updated: September 7, 2018 — 2:26 am