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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:

  1. Mechanical Technician
  2. Electrical Technician


  • 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.
  • Start up 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


  • 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 [email protected] quoting “MAINTENANCE ENGINEER” on the email subject line. Applications closes on 20th July 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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