Plant Operator Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Vacant Position: Plant Operator

Duty Station: Nairobi

Urgently our client is looking for a plant operator in manufacturing industry (Producing Noodle products )

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manage all operations according to required safety measures.
  • Maintain record of everyday readings for all compressors and processing equipment and ensure optimal level of production.
  • Monitor all plant production and processing equipment.
  • Resolve all operating issues in same and perform regular periodic maintenance on all equipment.
  • Collaborate with contractors and vendors for all activities.
  • Manage all communication on operation issues between management and coworkers.
  • Provide training to all contractors and vendors and participate in safety meetings.
  • Monitor all safety issues for company safety supervisor.
  • Prepare and submit all purchase order requisitions and maintain all plant operations and ensure compliance to all policies and regulations.
  • Ensure work site free of any wastage and maintain neat and clean plant site.
  • Manage all boilers and associate auxiliary equipment and maintain all plant operations.
  • Maintain all boiler operations safely and manage all power consumption.
  • Manage all plant operation and emission data and maintain safety and efficiency in plant and provide training to all subordinates.
  • Supervise efficient operations of all plant equipment’s.
  • Perform troubleshoot to identify and resolve all issues efficiently and assist to read all meters and gauges at regular intervals.
  • Maintain record of all data from equipment such as operation, fuel consumed and all voltage base.
  • Manage all rotational shifts and assist to reassemble all machines and complete all maintenance work.
  • Resolve all issues and inspect and perform tests on all machine parts and supervise all repair activities and ensure all repair and operations according to required procedures.
  • Install and perform repair on all plant equipment according to production specifications and prepare record of all production and maintain all product equipment.


  • Work experience of at least 4 years in a manufacturing or production set-up
  • Degree / Diploma in Mechanical engineering or plant operation
  • Good experience in noodle products or related products is an added advantage
  • Good knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation
  • Team player with good attitude towards work and colleagues.
  • Positive attitude and passionate about life

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Updated: May 30, 2019 — 5:24 am