Maintenance Engineer

  • Shift Morning
  • Job Qualifications Bachelor
  • Number of vacancies 1 opening
  • Job experience 5 years
  • Job level Manager

Job Description

Our Client, a Leading and the most innovative paint company in East Africa providing tailor made solutions to the construction and retail segments of the market with innovative products, services and world class after-sales support is urgently seeking to hire a talented, enthusiastic and well organized Maintenance Engineer. The successful candidate will keep all machines and equipment in proper working condition and improving their efficiency by performing the following duties;

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Key Competencies & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Diploma/Higher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Plant option
  • Must have at least 5 years relevant work experience
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Sound financial management skills
  • Problem solving skills Good interpersonal skills
  • Results/execution driven
  • Experience in handling issues of complexity in a busy working environment

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