Pumps Technician Career Recruitment in Nairobi, Kenya June 2017


Jobs Vacancy: Pumps Technician Employment Nairobi Kenya 2017

Job Description: Today Work Kenya 

Job Vacancy: Pumps Technician 
Location: Nairobi

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Carry out random checks on pumps to ensure proper functioning
  • Carry out repairs on all pumps and prepare summary reports
  • Assess and diagnose problems with broken down water supply systems including submersible electric & hand pumps, surface pumps, electrical pump controls, piping and pipe fittings, water treatment units and general borehole installations and give recommendations / reports on their repair as per the ppm
  • Ensure preventive maintenance completed in line with company’s quality standards, in timely manner
  • Should be able operate assemble and install valves and fittings at the pump room
  • Assemble pipe sections, tubing and fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, PPR burn, brazing and welding equipment.
  • Ensure any installed pump repairs are inspected and done properly
  • Carry out or coordinate repairs on broken down water systems in the pump rooms and restore to working condition.
  • Attend to all Emergency and safety breakdowns
  • Familiarize self with how to work with water pumps, Speed pumps (VFD), Pool pumps and filtration (multifilters), RO, UV and other electrical pumps control connections
  • Carry out tank and pump inspections as needed
  • Carry out scheduled and called-upon preventive service and maintenance
  • Responsible for servicing fuel pumps and any other station repairs
  • Carry out preventive maintenance of the station pumps
  • Understands implications of work and makes recommendations for solutions
  • Attending to pumps within set time limit to avoid time wastage
  • Take part in the Maintenance team briefings daily
  • Optimal communication and cooperation with all other technicians
  • Perform any other duty which the manager may from time to time assign
Qualifications & Skills
  • Certificate/Trade test or Diploma in Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering or equivalent certificate from a recognized institution in any discipline relating to Water, Civil or Electrical Engineering is the necessary educational requirement
  • At least 3 years’ practical experience with installations and repairs on water pumps systems (electricals controls and pipework) especially for pools, speed pumps, borehole and surface water supplies.
  • Excellent technical knowledge in water pump electronics.
  • Well-developed interpersonal and team skills ability to be flexible in demanding situations
  • Good people relations and communication skills.
  • Team player willing to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task between various briefs
KINDLY NOTE that this job is ONLY available to registered candidates, and if qualified and want to register send your CV to recruitment@jantakenya.com with the title “Pumps Technician” on the subject line.