Vacancies at Highlands Mineral Water Company in Kenya 2019
Career Employment Kenya: Vacancies at Highlands Mineral Water Company in Kenya 2019
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Highlands Mineral Water Company Ltd


Job Summary: The Factory Engineer will coordinate all Engineering
(Mechanical, Electrical, Civil. Carpentry etc.) and related activities to
ensure that they are performed efficiently and within the agreed costs and
timelines.
He will also ensure that factory
operations continue with minimal technical and related interruptions.

Main Responsibilities

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Development and oversight of
Engineering and related budgets and Controlling and prioritizing maintenance,
projects and continuous improvement activities to within 0.01% of approved budget.
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Maintaining a wide range of
electro-mechanical manufacturing equipment, facilities and utility plants with
varying degrees of automation
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Planning and directing installation,
testing and handing over of new equipment and facilities to the day to day operators
and users.
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Managing engineering stores
activities: sourcing for engineering and related technical spares while
ensuring optimal stock of critical technical spares.
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Sourcing and supervising competent
and professional contractors for specialized technical work and ensuring value
for money
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Establishing and ensuring
implementation of policies, procedures and standards within the engineering
section
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Hiring, training, developing and
monitoring the performance of Engineering staff ¡n liaison with Plant Manager
and Human Resources Manager.
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Ensuring that the operations are
safe, reliable and environmentally responsible.
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Performing administrative duties like
reviewing and writing of reports, approving technical related expenditure in
liaison with the Plant Manager and enforcing company policies within the
department.
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A Bachelor’s Degree in a Mechanical
or Electrical Engineering or related engineering disciplines.
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At least seven (7) years’ engineering
experience gained from busy FMCG manufacturing factories, two (2) of which
should have been in a supervisory role and one (1) doing hands on maintenance
and/or Engineering Projects work
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Ability to build a strong team and
ability to get desired results from the team.
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Exceptional passion for engineering
and related activities.
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Ability to communicate effectively
and positively influence others.

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Exceptional commitment and
willingness to work for varying hours, sometimes long hours and some other
times during non-official working days
Quality Assurance Manager
Job Summary: The
Quality Assurance Manager ensures that products manufactured and supplied by
the company are fit for purpose, consistent in quality and supply and meet
legal, internal and external requirements.
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Oversee all Laboratory tests and
analysis
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Oversee inspection of all incoming
raw and packaging materials
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Ensure full compliance to all
regulatory requirements
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Develop, schedule and direct all food
quality audits
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Accountable for disposition on
non-conforming products
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Proactively identify potential and
emerging product safety issues and develop strategies to address arising
concerns
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Conduct quality training programmes
to all employees
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Conduct root causes and implement
corrective actions for product quality defects maintains a comprehensive
database of all products manufactured and other materials
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A Bachelor’s Degree in food science
and technology or Analytical Chemistry or related field
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At least seven (5) years’ experience
gained from busy FMCG food or beverage manufacturing firm, two (2) of which
should have been in a supervisory role
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In-depth understanding of food safety
and quality management systems
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Excellent data analysis skills
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Ability to build a strong team and
ability to get desired results from the team.

Send your Curriculum Vitae to hr@highlandske.com

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