Junior Mechanical Engineer Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya
Junior Mechanical Engineer Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya Our Client, a market leader in providing high quality beneficial sleep solutions is urgently seeking to hire a talented, enthusiastic and versatile Junior Mechanical Engineer.
The successful candidate will assist in providing manufacturing and safety engineering support to Plant Operations, Corporate Environmental Health & Safety and Corporate Engineering to ensure manufacturing processes, machinery, equipment, tools and systems are safe, OSHA compliant, efficient and eliminate waste and product defects.
He/she will assist in implementing engineered process improvements to positively impact Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost across multiple sites by performing the following duties;
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Partner with the Production Manager and their team to implement the Environmental Health and Safety Program.
Assist in maintaining compliance with applicable OSHA, EPA and other Safety, Health and Environmental regulations.
Assist in designing and facilitating ergonomic improvements in production processes to reduce the manual material handling intensiveness of production processes and engineer manual lifting out of manufacturing tasks.
Ensure that plans and specifications for new processes, machinery and equipment meet safety requirements according to Corporate EHS guidelines.
Assist in developing and implementing safe production processes and efficient methods to utilize workers, machines, materials, information and energy in the production of products.
Assist in implementing control systems to coordinate supply chain and production planning activities to ensure products produced meet safety and quality standards and support on-time delivery of goods produced.
Assist in aligning resources, priorities and actions to strategic operational priorities.
Support quality, lean and safety deployment plans within factory operations.
Any other tasks assigned as per business needs
Key Competencies & Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized institution
Must have at least 2 – 3 years of experience in a relevant manufacturing environment
Industrial safety experience a plus
Multi-site experience strongly desired
Able to excel in a team environment
Critical thinking and problem solving skills are essential
Familiarity with safety, OSHA compliance
Manufacturing methods, processes and technology
Lean and Quality Management techniques and systems
Strong project management skills with a demonstrated ability to complete complex projects within prescribed timeframes
Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation, and conflict resolution skills
Possess tact, maturity, flexibility, and a high energy level
Commitment to Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost in priority order
Strong leadership skills with the ability to work multiple stakeholders
Experience in handling issues of complexity in a busy working environment
How to Apply
If you’re up to the challenge, kindly send CV and cover letter only to
email@example.com before close of business 13th March 2020.
Clearly indicate the position applied for and expected salary on the subject line.
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