Electrical Technician Job in Kenya – Kwale International Sugar Company

Kwale International Sugar Company Limited is seeking a highly qualified and suitable candidate in the following position.

Position: Electrical Technician

Department: Technical Engineering

Reports To: Shift Electrical Engineer

Job Summary: Help create, maintain and repair electronic components and equipment used in any equipment or device that involves electricity. Also work to keep machinery and specialty equipment running correctly.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain, diagnose and repair electrical instrumentation and automation equipment used by the company, industrial motor controls, pump drives and chemical feed systems.
  • Maintain, repair and upgrade the electrical distribution infrastructure for the company.
  • Perform thermography of motor control and electrical distribution panels; collect and analyse power quality data to troubleshoot problems.
  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair high voltage motors, control centres and de-energized high voltage equipment.
  • Performance comprehensive troubleshooting down to component level, to extend the life of obsolete equipment and conserve funds.
  • Maintain and repair engine generators; perform work on associated control circuit equipment.
  • Install, maintain and repair building circuits and related equipment.
  • Maintain electrical pneumatic and electronic controls, alarms and SCADA systems, programmable controls and related equipment.
  • Requisition for parts and supplies; maintain records and prepare reports.
  • Oversee and inspect work performed by outside vendors.
  • Maintain a record of all the works completed so as to facilitate accounting activities.
  • Perform routine maintenance and repair of the electrical system and equipment.
  • Clean equipment used and keep the work area clean.
  • Any other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor

Person Specifications

Academic Qualifications

  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering or related field.

Professional Qualifications

  • Registration with Electricity Board.


  • 3 to 4 years’ work experience

How to Apply

Qualified individuals are invited to send their application along with detailed CV ONLY to hr.pbsourcing@gmail.com indicating the Position as the Subject of the email.

CVs will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the positions are filled.

Deadline for applications is 2nd November 2018.

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Kwale, Kenya

Kwale County

Engineering and Technical
Updated: October 20, 2018 — 6:03 am