Maintenance Technician

  • Nairobi View on Map
  • Post Date : April 26, 2024
  • Apply Before : May 1, 2024

Job Detail

  • Job ID 20718
  • Experience 3 Years
  • Qualifications Diploma

Job Description


  • Executing the preventive maintenance & condition monitoring schedules for all the machines and equipment.
  • Keeping machines and all workspaces clean, tidy and maintaining hygienic practices that support the company food safety & quality programs.
  • Taking daily records of Factory utilities i.e. Water, Power and Generator fuel / Run hours readings.
  • Maintain machine reliability documents and reports.
  • In liaison with Supervisors, prepare the lists & track inventory levels of spares parts for Plant Machinery and installations.
  • Diagnosing faults and ensuring timely repairs of the factory machinery and equipment with minimal or No downtime.
  • Participate actively in EMS and OSHA, ensuring statutory & company objectives are adhered to.
  • Participate in FSMS and QMS maintenance by adhering to the set guidelines.
  • Training of staff on machine and equipment handling and maintenance.
  • Ensure all internal and external tools are properly used & managed.
  • Participate in planning, installation and supervision of Projects & Continuous Improvement Initiatives.
  • Conduct facility inspection as per the documented SOPs & guidelines
  • Operation and Maintenance of utility systems (Water, Steam, Refrigeration, Compressed air, Electric Power, Drainages)
  • Carry out any other maintenance & equipment operation work that may be assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience required:

  • Diploma in Engineering (Electrical or Mechanical)
  • Minimum 3 yrs experience in maintenance in manufacturing preferably an FMCG
  • Good understanding of Automation and PLC Systems
  • Hands on with good technical understanding of Basic engineering systems
  • Have a good understanding of HACCP or FSMS (ISO 22000:2018)
  • Knowledgeable in OSHA.
  • Can work with minimal supervision.
  • Creative problem-solving skills – must be able to work independently, know or be able to source information to resolve issues with machinery
  • Ability to read technical drawings, manuals and technical specifications
  • Basic Computer skills

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