Nyayo Tea Zones Senior Factory Mechanic (Plant) Job in Kenya

Nyayo Tea Zones Development Corporation

Job Advertisement: Senior Factory Mechanic (Plant)

Nyayo Tea Zones Development Corporation (NTZDC) was established as a state Corporation under a Legal Gazette Notice No. 30 of 2002, revoking Legal Gazette Notice No. 265 of 1986, with the aim of promoting forest conservation by providing buffer zones of tea and fuelwood to check against human encroachment into the gazetted forests.

The Corporation’s operations are spread over nineteen (19) zones and two factories one in Nandi County and another one under completion in Kirinyaga County.

The Corporation’s major activities are in tea growing, tea factory operations and local sales distribution of value-added teas.

The Corporation seeks to recruit qualified and competent Kenyan citizens to fill the following positions:

Senior Factory Mechanic (Plant)

Job Purpose: Reporting to the Plant Technician, the job holder will be responsible for repair and service of factory machinery and ensure safety of the machinery and equipment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to and Implement policies and strategies on machinery and equipment maintenance.
  • Develop Maintenance and servicing schedules for all factory machinery and equipment
  • Ensure timely Inspection, testing, repair, maintenance and service of factory machinery
  • Proper record keeping of all factory machinery and equipment
  • Provide guidelines and basic training on proper use and maintenance of factory equipment, boiler and machinery
  • Ensure adherence to Health safety and environmental regulations
  • Ensure provision of Safe working conditions within the factory and eliminate hazards and risks.
  • Prepare and avail information and reports on all activities

Person Specification:

Academic Qualifications

  • KCSE C (Plain) and above

Professional Qualification

  • Higher National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (plant option)

Experience

  • Five(5) years’ in plant operations and maintenance.

Skills and Attributes

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Trouble shooting.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate in MS Office and other office applications

Requirements

All candidates must meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya on leadership and integrity, and obtain appropriate certification from the;

  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  • Directorate of Criminal Investigations,
  • High Education Loans Board (HELB).
  • Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

How to Apply

Interested qualified candidates should submit their applications, enclosing a detailed Curriculum Vitae, daytime mobile telephone contacts, current gross salary, names and contacts of three referees, copies of certified relevant professional and academic certificates and testimonials.

Applicants should indicate the position applied for at the top of the envelope to be received before 13th November 2020 and addressed to the-:

Managing Director
Nyayo Tea Zones Dev. Corp.
P.O Box 48552 – 00100
Nairobi

E-Mail: info@teazones.co.ke
Website: www.teazones.co.ke

Nyayo Tea Zones Development Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualified persons with disabilities and marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Canvassing will automatically lead to disqualification.


Engineering and Technical
Updated: November 2, 2020 — 8:07 am