Senior Engineer Job, Engineering Kenyan Jobs 2022, 

Job Purpose:

Carry out maintenance and repairs of all mechanical and refrigeration systems and machines of the corporation.

Qualifications

  • A minimum of four (4) years relevant work experience; 
  • Bachelors degree in any of the following engineering disciplines: Mechanical Engineering; Manufacturing Engineering; Industrial Technology Electrical & Electronics, Instrumentation and Control Engineering; 
  • Registered with Engineers Registration Board of Kenya (EBK) or Kenya Engineering Technology Registration Board (KETRB) and in good standing; 
  • Supervisory Course lasting not less than two (2) weeks from a recognized institution; 
  • AutoCAD drawing packages;
  • Proficiency in computer applications; and 
  • Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.

Job Specification

Key Competencies and Skills 

  • Good analytical skills;
  • Effective communication skills;
  • Interpersonal skills;
  • Creativity and innovative; 
  • Result- driven;
  • Integrity and professionalism;
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision; and
  • Team player.  

Key Duties & Responsibilities

Mechanical 

  • Coordinate engineering operations shift between all sections of production and ensuring maximum availability of mechanical equipment and plant; 
  • Ensure effective supervision of repairs and maintenance of all mechanical equipment to minimize downtime; 
  • Ensure preventive maintenance of all mechanical & refrigeration systems is carried out; 
  • Propose the annual operating and maintenance budget for mechanical section for approval; 
  • Ensure sufficient inventory of spares for all mechanical equipment;
  • Promptly attend to issues related to utilities (power, electricity, compressed air and water) supply and distribution to various sectors of plant; 
  • Ensure safe use of all mechanical workshop equipment, tools and accessories; 
  • Ensure statutory regulations are adhered to as far as mechanical equipment are concerned including inspections and repairs; 
  • Preparing Maintenance and sectional monthly report; and
  • Attend to emergencies in the plant. 

Electrical 

  • Ensure efficient factory operations through provision of safe generation, distribution, utilization and control of electrical power; 
  • Ensure proper running and operation of all electrical equipment in the factory; 
  • Co-ordinate repairs and maintenance of all electrical / instruments equipment to minimize downtime; 
  • Ensure power from Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) and own generation is of acceptable voltage and frequency; 
  • Carry out preventive maintenance of all electrical equipment and instruments; 
  • Propose annual operating and maintenance budget for electrical and instruments sections for approval;
  • Ensuring that there are sufficient spares for all electrical/ instruments equipment; 
  • Attend to issues related to power supply and distribution to company facilities;
  • Ensure safe use of all electrical equipment and accessories by workers;
  • Ensure safe working conditions and safety of workers by provision of accurate instruments; and 
  • Check and ensure that all instruments are calibrated as per statutory requirements.

How to Apply

Applicants are notified of the following:

  • Detailed job description requirements, and how to apply are available on https://recruitment.biovax.go.ke and at www.health.go.ke
  • All applications MUST be received on or before 21st July, 2022 by 5.00 pm East African Time.
  • The Kenya Biovax is an equal opportunity employer, Persons with disability, female, marginalized and minorities are encouraged to apply.
  • There are No fees charged.
  • Canvassing for any kind will result in disqualification of the candidate. 
  • In case of any further clarification or inquiries about the advertised positions, 
  • please do not hesitate to reach out on: Email address: [email protected] , 
  • [email protected]

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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