Maintenance Engineer Job in Nairobi, Kenya (220K)

Our client is an FMCG manufacturing company and is looking to hire competent and experienced person in the role of Maintenance Engineer.

Salary: Ksh 120,000 – 220,000

Location: Nairobi

Job Purpose: To keep all machines and equipment in proper working condition and improving their efficiency

Reports directly to: Group Manufacturing Manager

Direct reports:

  • Mechanical Technician
  • Electrical Technician

Key Responsibilities of the job:

  • Accountable for Mechanical reliability of plant with ability to measure plant reliability and report improving trends throughout the year.
  • Provide Engineering support, including attendance at relevant operational meetings and cross-sectional morning meetings, as well as own sectional meetings.
  • Control of maintenance spending not to exceed budget.
  • Ensure control of routine maintenance activities for both plant, utilities and process area.
  • Generate PM plans, executions and reports.
  • Startup and shut down PM plans with clear responsibilities and accountability.
  • Stay up to date on maintenance techniques and innovations
  • Ensure usage of work permits as needed.
  • Implementation of Kaizen Principles & 5s.
  • Implementation of Code of Conduct within section and subordinates.
  • Building Ownership Culture with in section – My place or My machine concept.
  • Any other tasks assigned as per business needs.
  • Execute, monitor and report on projects timelines
  • Manage the section budget

Job Competencies (Knowledge, Experience and Attributes / Skills)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Higher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Plant option
  • 5 years relevant experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Effective technical skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Time management
  • Ability to work under pressure

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should send their applications to info@leeandmyles.com quoting “MAINTENANCE ENGINEER” on the email subject line.

Applications closes on 20th July 2019.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: June 26, 2019 — 1:14 am