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Salary: Ksh 25,000 – 30,000

Location: Nairobi


  • The Machine Operator will perform various tasks including to set up, operate, monitor, troubleshoot and perform preventive maintenance on assigned machines.
  • The Machine Operator will also be responsible for inspecting parts to specifications and making adjustments, or tool changes as necessary to maintain quality specifications.
  • He/she will be expected to set up and operate a production machine in accordance with established procedures and guidelines.
  • To reads and interpret blueprints and diagrams to select, position and secure machinery.
  • Adjust machine settings to complete tasks accurately, according to specifications and in a timely fashion.
  • Perform necessary pre-operation activities to ensure proper equipment startup and operation on multiple pieces of equipment
  • Operate/monitor multiple pieces of equipment during operation to ensure quality production and minimal unplanned stops
  • Communicate with team members and support teams to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials
  • Ensure cleanliness – housekeeping and sanitation


  • Degree/Diploma in Mechanical engineering or related field
  • 2 years’ experience as a machine operator in a busy engineering or manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of Production Procedures
  • Ability to Read Blueprints, Schematics and Manuals
  • Analytical Skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Teamwork
  • Physical Stamina and Strength
  • Handle Heavy Equipment
  • Work Independently
  • Multitasking skills.

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should send us their updated CVs to [email protected] so as to reach us on or before 30th May 2019. Clearly indicate “MACHINE OPERATOR” on the email subject line. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

IMPORTANT: Please note that due to huge volumes of applications, we’ll not be able to respond to individual candidates and only candidates of interest shall receive communication from us.

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