Isuzu East Africa Maintenance Planner Job in Kenya

Isuzu East Africa (Isuzu EA) is the leading motor vehicle assembler in East Africa, selling a wide range of Isuzu vehicles with a solid foundation established by the Isuzu brands automotive excellence going back over 40 years in this market.

With more than 15 models in its line-up, the Isuzu brand has dominated the new vehicle segment for seven years in a row since 2012, achieving a market share of 39.1% by end of 2018.

This is a testimony to customer confidence in its vehicles and excellent after-sales service.

We are looking for a highly engaged candidate with a track record of excellence to fill the following position:

Maintenance Planner

Ref: ISUZU/03

Reporting to the EHS, Facilities & Plant Maintenance Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following functions:

  • Prepare and maintain preventive maintenance and statutory inspection schedule and follow up for implementation.
  • Receive incoming work orders, identify scope, and analyse the required level of planning.
  • Develop safety procedures, including lock-out/tag-out procedures available to employees and ensure all aspects of the existing safety policy are incorporated into the job plan and facilitate permit writing training.
  • Responsible for outage planning activities such as scope identification and control, scheduling, coordination, risk assessment, execution and continuous improvement.
  • Determine and include quality assurance /quality control requirements on job by developing the specific check sheets to the task.
  • Procure equipment and specialized tools required to perform the work and maintain the equipment register.
  • Gather and maintain the necessary engineering or technical documents, specifications and drawings.
  • Develop clear and concise work procedures and maintain all standardized work.
  • Determine and arrange for parts required to perform the work in liaison with the maintenance supervisor.
  • Manage maintenance data collection and information gathering to produce reports as and when required.
  • Management of the technical expense stores.

For appointment to this position, the successful candidate must have the following minimum requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical / Manufacturing / Electrical Engineering.
  • Five (5) years’ experience in a similar position in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in Project management will be an added advantage.
  • Excellent planning, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills.

How to Apply

Please send your application letter and CV to:

The HR Manager, Compensation & HR Services,
Isuzu East Africa Ltd, Enterprise / Mombasa road,
P.O. Box 30527- 00100, Nairobi

Or Email: careers.kenya@isuzu.co.ke

Deadline: 25th February, 2019

Only qualified applicants will be contacted.

Attractive compensation packages will be offered to successful candidates.


Engineering and Technical
Updated: February 18, 2019 — 9:23 am