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Mechanical Technician

Nairobi, Kenya
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Company Details
Industry: Oil & Energy
Description: Wärtsilä Eastern Africa Limited was established in August 1997 to market and sell power plants and marine Engines in the Eastern Africa Region. (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Eritrea, Rwanda, Seychelles, Ethiopia, Burundi, Republic of Sudan and Republic of South Sudan). Wärtsilä Eastern Africa Ltd is a member of the worldwide Wärtsilä network. Wärtsilä is a company with 180 Years of experience in serving customers on land and at sea. The company operates in the three business areas - Ship Power, Services and Power Plants - united by the same values and vision.
Job Description

What will you be doing?

  • Responsible for mechanical maintenance of all plant equipment within planned time frames.
  • Expertise in using tools, portable machine tools, workshop tools like grinder, drilling, welding etc.
  • Ensure all plant equipment are healthy by providing quality maintenance.
  • Inspect completed work to ensure that maintenance of machinery/equipment is completedcorrectly and that conforms to specifications and safety standards.
  • Implement the maintenance procedures and working routines.
  • Resources are used effectively and that work schedules, targets are met.
  • Monitor the condition of maintenance equipment, materials, parts, and tools, ensure those are maintained according to applicable guidelines and policies and take corrective actions when needed.
  •  Assisting supervisor in problem solving and Root cause analysis for all plant equipment.
  • Rectify mechanical faults under the guidance of Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Assist supervisor in preparing Maintenance Reports.
  • Assist in Incidents reporting, analysis, investigations, and action plans implementation.
  • Assist in Spares/consumables/tools procurement planning.
  • Suggest and implement improvements.
  • Ensure plant performance targets and customer contractual obligations are achieved consistently in own responsibility area.
  • Ensure that the work is executed at plant according to Wartsila and customer Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental guidelines.
  • Responsible for effective implementation of permit to work, lockout & tag out systems in order to protect personnel and equipment.
  • Audits compliance & action plans implementation.
  • Competent in emergency preparedness and take appropriate actions when needed.
  • Responsible for good housekeeping and cleanliness of all plant equipment.
  • Maintaining good teamwork and inter personnel relationship within and another department personnel.
  • Responsible for maintaining the machines and auxiliary equipment in good working,

 You will shine in this role when you have

  • B.Sc in Engineering (Mechanical / Marine) or equivalent educational background.
  • Minimum one year experience in operation or maintenance of a Power Plant.
  • Communication skills
  • Cooperative and Cost effectiveness
  • Self-Management and teamwork spirit
  • Quality, safety, environment skills
Education: Degree, Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time
Contact Information
Name: Hiring Kenya

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