Utility Engineer Job in Jalelo, Somaliland 2019
Career Employment Kenya: Utility Engineer Job in Jalelo, Somaliland 2019
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

Exciting Expatriate Career Opportunities in Engineering (FMCG / Beverages)

Our client, a leading FMCG manufacturer and holder of the franchise for Coca-Cola in Somaliland seeks to recruit dynamic, results oriented energetic and self driven individuals for the for the following plant positions:

Job Name: Utility Engineer (Cumins Generators & Utility Engineering)

Department: Asset Care

Reports to: Asset Care Manager

Location: Jalelo, Somaliland

Job purpose

  • To Maintain, service and onsite overhaul diesel generators like Cummins KTAA19 –G10;
  • To fine tune generator combustion and operation;
  • To track generator diesel consumption and KWH production;
  • To service other utility equipments.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Execution of daily, Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Six month, Yearly Preventive Maintenance of Cummins & Perkin generators;
  • Trouble Shooting and Repairs of Cummins & Perkin Generators;
  • Trouble Shooting and Repairs of utility equipment like Air compressor, Chillers, solar panel ,Generators and Cold rooms;
  • Attend break downs of production machines and utility machines;
  • Daily breakdown tracing and report generation;
  • Handling of multi scale tasks involving electrical, electronic and mechanical operation;
  • Direct and train workers in generators service and maintenance;
  • Responsible for ensuring minimum spare part usage;
  • Responsible for audit compliance & audit work using QEOHS, IMS- ISO 9001 , 14001, 1800;
  • Ensure complete compliance to prescribed GMP, within the plant;
  • Perform other utility maintenance and repair duties as they arise.

Qualifications and work experience

  • Holder of a Diploma in Electrical/Electronic/Mechanical or Technical course from a respected institution;
  • Minimum 5-10 years Electrical, Electronic/Mechanical experience in CUMMINS generators as a Service Engineer;
  • Sound Knowledge of Cummins & Perkin Generators in Mechanical & electrical side;
  • Electrical system & generator software knowledge will be an added advantage

Skills and Competences include:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Organization and planning;
  • Problem analysis and problem-solving approach;
  • Leadership;
  • Formal presentation skills;
  • Persuasiveness;
  • Innovation;
  • Decision-making;
  • Collaboration.

Working conditions

  • The role involves 12 Hrs Duty and working over weekends and public holidays when required

Physical requirements

The job is physically demanding and hands on and the job holder may be required to stand for extended periods of time.

The role involves lifting heavy objects on a regular basis and performance of repetitive tasks with few breaks.

Type of contract: Permanent

Salary / remuneration:

  • Attractive monthly salary in USD Tax Free
  • Power and water bills will be paid by company
  • The company will provide 3 meals days.

Accommodation: The job holder will be provided with onsite accommodation by the company.


  • Company will provide 2 air tickets in year to your home country;
  • Company will give 26 days Working days paid leave in year.

Applications Procedure

If you meet the above criteria and are interested in making a meaningful career move as an expatriate with a respected brand, please forward your updated CV via email in confidence using the below application address.

The Recruiter
Esquire Consultants Limited
P.O. Box 76883-00620

Email: placement.esquire@gmail.com

Kindly indicate your current and expected Salary in USD ($) in your CV or application.

Deadline for application is 5.00 PM Friday 21st June 2019.

Please note that due to tight timelines and expected large applications volumes, only shortlisted applicants shall be contacted.

Engineering and Technical