March 2018 Mechanical Technician Job Vacancy in Kenya

March 2018 Mechanical Technician Latest Vacancy in Kenya

March 2018 Mechanical Technician Career Vacancy in Kenya

Job Vacancy: Mechanical Technician 1

Position Summary: This position is responsible for performing the tasks required to install, repair, modify, overhaul, diagnose, test, and maintain power plant mechanical equipment and systems

Essential Functions

  • Support the mission, vision, and values of the Company
  • Observe and follow plant environmental and operational rules, procedures and guidelines.
  • Strictly adhere to and enforce safety procedures as required by the company, Inc. and OSHA
  • Responsible for welding and fabrication of pipe spools, flanges, fittings and structural items.
  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical failures as required to support plant operations.
  • Perform routine and preventive maintenance tasks for sustained plant performance and assist with capital projects.
  • Monitor operation and/or maintenance of plant systems.
  • Maintain daily logs of failure reports of equipment and make them available.
  • Good communication skills, must cooperate with his team members, team player
  • Process work orders, assist in parts inventory and propose requisitioning of parts and supplies to Supervisor.
  • Provide recommendations for improvement.
  • Must be able to operate a vehicle in a safe manner, enter and exit vehicle without assistance, remain alert while driving for continuous period of time.
  • Must be able to work overtime, weekends and holidays when necessary.

Other Responsibilities

  • Perform environmental and general housekeeping duties.
  • Attend monthly safety meeting.
  • Perform other duties as directed.

Education, Experience and Skills Required

  • Minimum of Mechanical Engineering Power option diploma from a recognized institution.
  • At 2 years working experience in a busy engineering firm.
  • Considerable knowledge of mechanical tools, equipment, materials and practices.
  • Knowledge of theory and principles of mechanical engineering.
  • Considerable knowledge of hazards and safety precaution of the mechanical trade.
  • High level of confidentiality, initiative and the ability to work with minimal or no supervision.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to work in a problem-solving environment.
  • Ability to respond calmly and think clearly in emergency situations and quickly access all areas of the plant.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to work with a team, and verbal and written communication skills.
  • Expertise and proficiency with basic Microsoft office computer software.

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to climb ladders, work off of elevated platforms, ladders and walkways.
  • Protective equipment must be worn in the performance of some duties.
  • Job requires sitting and/or standing for long periods of time with moderate bending, stooping, and kneeling.

How to Apply

Qualified Candidate to send their applications to recruitment@cdl.co.ke on or before 18.3.2018.

Only Qualified candidates will be contacted.