Mechanic/Driver Job, Latest Kenyan Driver Jobs

Salary: ksh 27,000

Location: Kiambu

Industry: Logistic Company 

JOB SUMMARY

Our client is a busy logistics company in Kiambu. The job holder is expected to be well conversant in mechanical work especially vehicle repair and maintenance. He will serve as a truck driver as well.                                                                                                                  

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assess vehicles and/or machinery to accurately diagnose and repair issues
  • Prepare quotes and work estimates as requested
  • Keep an accurate log of all work performed
  • Maintain and clean garage equipment, tools to ensure they are kept in a safe and usable condition at all times
  • Safely transporting various company products and materials to and from specified locations in a timely manner
  • Help lead mechanic complete major repairs.
  • Do welding and minor body work.
  • Service vehicles according to established preventive maintenance schedule. Rotate and balance tires;
  • Change oil and filters; lubricate vehicle parts; inspect and replace hoses, belts, mirrors, lamps; and maintain all fluid levels.
  • Maintain accurate, updated records of preventive maintenance.
  • Inspect vehicles and evaluate condition of systems, equipment, accessories, and lights; service as needed.
  • Demonstrate process of preventive maintenance and visual inspections to mechanic helpers.
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Assisting with the loading and offloading of company products
  • Adjusting travel routes to avoid traffic congestion or road construction.
  • Ensuring that the company vehicle is always parked in areas that permit parking in order to avoid towing.
  • Keeping the company vehicle clean and properly maintained by performing regular washing and vehicle maintenance
  • Providing accurate time records of the company vehicle’s movements
  •  Reporting any accidents, injuries, and vehicle damage to management.
  • Ensuring vehicle inspection and expiry of insurance cover is monitored
  • Adhere to company work safety policies

KEY SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE  

  • Relevant certificate of training as a mechanic or self taught hands experience
  • Certificate of good conduct
  • Valid driving licence
  • 3-5 years experience as a Mechanic/driver of Trucks
  • Any other certificates or knowledge is an added advantage
  • Attention to details and keen focus when undertaking tasks

HOW TO APPLY

  • Qualified candidates are encouraged to send CVs quoting relevant qualifications, skills and experience to [email protected]
  • Interviews will be done on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
  • Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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