Recruitment by Mabati Rolling Mills, Kenya 2019
Career Employment Kenya: Recruitment by Mabati Rolling Mills, Kenya 2019
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

Electrical Technician

MRM Mariakani is seeking to hire a
qualified Electrical Technician. The candidate must have the ability to work
independently with minimal supervision, demonstrate high intergrity and
professional ethics and make decisions on the role in a prudent manner. This
position reports to the Electrical Engineer.

Assemble, install, test and maintain
electrical or electronic wiring, equipment and fixtures.

Timely carry out Autonomous
maintenance (AM) and Planned Maintenance (PM) in order to minimize downtime.
Inspect electrical systems,
equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for
adjustment or repair.
Diagnose malfunctioning systems,
apparatus and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause
of a breakdown and correct the problem.
Ensure timely attendance to all
electrical breakdowns.
Ensure that the working environment
is safe in relation to electrical installations and good housekeeping standards
are maintained.
Ensure proper utilization of
available spares and keep record of used spares after appropriate
Ensure work professionalism is
adhered to and familiarize with existing production operation procedures.
To ensure proper description,
specification and quantity of machinery spares are forwarded to the store
keeper for requisition as well as properly utilize available spares.
Adherence at all times to all
applicable department and professional standards.
Diploma in Electrical or Electronic
Engineering from a recognized institution of tertiary education.
Minimum 3 year’s practical experience
as an electrical maintenance technician in a busy manufacturing company.
Proficiency in trouble-shooting,
repair and servicing electrical installations.
Able to understand and interpret
electrical plan and drawings.
Computer proficiency.
Ability to understand and interpret
plc basic ladder programs.
Ability to work independently and
exhibit right leadership.
Ability to plan, prioritize workload
in order to meet required deadlines.

Maintain electrical systems by
providing electrical power to all equipment, offering engineering support and
managing staff.
Maintain current knowledge of
maintenance methods and practices, including use of diagnostic equipment and
procedures recommended by equipment manufacturer.
Identify gaps in the maintenance
processes and implement strategies to close gaps and to improve equipment
reliability, sustainability, and reduce maintenance costs.
Ensure the safe, efficient and
accurate maintenance of equipment according to maintenance procedures,
instructions and schedules.
Provides engineering support by
responding to requests for Electrical problems.
Ensure equipment reliability and
availability (safe and good condition at all times).
Ensure effective preventive
maintenance programs that will minimize service repairs in the long run, plan
and maintain autonomous maintenance.
Ensure proper planning in advance of
major & annual shutdowns and resources are available for the same
Synchronize maintenance processes
with departments in the plant.
Responsible for managing and
completing all maintenance and repair requests from production in a cost
effective and timely manner. This includes prompt response to breakdown to
minimize down time, overtime cost and interruption of production.
Timely documentation and records
management as required by the business. This includes regular reports for
maintenance issues and technical reports.
Ensure compliance with the
requirements of health and safety legislation, standards, procedures, and
Conduct regular risk assessments and
audits and identify high risk areas and initiate appropriate corrective and
preventive actions.
Identify, evaluate, plan, implement,
and manage projects to improve equipment and safety performance, reduce costs,
and ensure sustainability.
Initiate, participate and implement
improvement programs in maintenance.
Bachelors degree in Electrical &
Electronics Engineering/Instrumentation &Control Engineering from a
recognised University.
Minimum 8 years experience in similar
position in a busy manufacturing company.
Knowledge in RCA methodology.
Computer proficiency especially in PM
module in SAP – ERP.

qualified and eligible applicants should submit a comprehensive CV, together
with a covering letter supporting the application to not later than 10th February, 2019. Please note that
only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview.