Jobs and Vacancies in KTDA, Nairobi, Kenya (Many Vacancies)

Machine Operator
Position scope
Reporting to the Foreman Fabrications, the successful candidate will be responsible for effective machining works, machine/plant operation at the workshop;

Responsibilities

·         Operating machines as per standard procedure;
·         Monitoring machine conditions and escalating any repair issues;
·         Monitoring and maintaining safe and clean working conditions;
·         Taking part in safety drills and other regulatory procedures;
·         Interpreting of production drawings;
·         Carrying out machining work including turning, milling, gear cutting and shaping;
·         Finishing operations on products e.g. threading, tapping and deburring;
·         Maintaining cleanliness and order in the working environment;
·         Performing any other duties as may be assigned from time to time

Qualifications

·         Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Production) /Plant/Craft Technician III;
·         A minimum of Two ( 2) years relevant working experience;
·         Certificate of good conduct;
·         Punctual, diligent and meticulous with close attention to detail;
·         Must demonstrate high integrity and ethical practice;
·         Must demonstrate ability to execute work assigned with minimum supervision;
·         Must be a team player who is able to work cordially in teams;
·         Must demonstrate ability to multitask;
·         Should have ability to solve problems by applying relevant knowledge;
·         Must have the ability to communicate for both written and oral communication;
·         Must be able to work under pressure;
·         Must be a flexible person, who is willing to learn and able to work flexible hours to achieve goals;
·         Must be able to deliver targets, and a good planner who pays attention to detail;
·         Must have knowledge in use of MS office packages.

Fitter/Welder
Position scope
Reporting to the Foreman Fabrications, the successful candidate will be responsible for effective fitting and welding at the workshop;

Responsibilities

·         Preparing parts to be welded by laying out, positioning, securing and assembling as per design specifications;
·         Tackwelding or welding components and assemblies, using electric, gas, arc or other welding equipment;
·         Cutting of work pieces using power saws, band saws, hand shears, Guillotine etc.;
·         Fabricating welding and assembly fixtures on a need basis;
·         Welding components in flat, vertical or overhead position;
·         Removing of rough spots, slugs using portable grinders, files or scrapers;
·         Carrying out high quality welds and fittings as per specifications;
·         Supervising casual welders who are hired for various production cycles.
·         Performing any other duties as may be assigned from time to time

Qualifications

·         Craft artisan grade III
·         Certified Welder
·         Three (3) years of experience
·         Ability to work with various welding equipment e.g. MIG, TIG, Spot welding
·         Knowledge of various welding rods solders and filler wires for different materials and applications.
·         Ability to interpret drawings and welding symbols.
·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
·         Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

Electrical Technician
Position scope
Reporting to the Installations & Maintenance Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for installation of new/modified electrical systems for use in the workshop’s fabrication and installation works.

Responsibilities

·         Installing electrical systems, products, components, and applications by designing and conducting solutions by applying knowledge of electricity and materials.
·         Deploying electrical solutions by studying customer requirements, researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials.
·         Preparing product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
·         Ensuring compliance with industry regulatory laws.
·         Keeping equipment operational by following manufacturer’s instructions and established procedures.
·         Fitting equipment and machinery electrical systems.
·         Installing of electrical component in conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
·         Carrying out tests to ascertain proper running of machines and equipment.
·         Measuring performance of electrical systems.
·         Report writing and documentation
·         Performing any other duties as may be assigned from time to time

Qualifications

·         Diploma in Electrical Engineering or related field.
·         Five (5) Years of experience.
·         Ability to understand and document workflows and business processes.
·         Ability to identify solutions that effectively address business and control needs.
·         Interpersonal skills to effectively communicate audit results to functional heads and other stakeholders.
How to Apply
If you fulfill the above requirements and wish to be considered, please apply online at http://www.ktdateas.com/recruit not later than 6th September 2017.

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