Kenya Red Cross Jobs - Plant Operator Vacancies

Kenya Red Cross Jobs - Plant Operator Vacancies


  • Responsible to the Head of Operations, the role holder will be expected to maintain optimal operations of the plant and servicing of the same as and when necessary.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Support the WASH Manager in preparation of regular reports on the boreholes yields, daily production, fuel consumption and running hours of the gensets.

  • Servicing and preventive maintenance on all the boreholes, Hospitals, Health Post and Base camps Generators.

  • Major overhaul of gensets upon breakdowns and during hourly schedule.

  • Respond to breakdowns and do repairs of all the generators in Dadaab Refugee Operation.

  • Ensure cleanliness is maintained and safety of the gensets in the field.

  • Maintenance of the pump house cleanliness and safety and ensure proper arrangement of the equipment and plants in the Pump house are as required.

  • Repair and maintenance of the standby diesel driven generators in the Pump House.

  • To keep records of all the repairs done to the Diesel driven generators in the Refugee camp and the running hours of the Generators to ensure timely servicing.

  • To keep Daily records of all Generators fuel consumption and amount of water pumped by all the boreholes in IFO 2 refugee camp

  • To keep records on all the spare parts that have been used for the repairs of the Generators.

  • To prepare monthly reports on jobs and conditions of all the relevant system.

  • Supporting the WASH Manager - procurement of the necessary fast moving spare parts, and working tools for the repair of the Diesel driven Generators , PV Solar Generators and Submersible pumps.

  • To participate
    in recruitment of boreholes attendants and operators and ensure they are well trained.

  • Ensuring diesel driven generators are always in good condition to meet production target using optimal utility consumption.

  • Reduce overall maintenance cost (spares & consumables) & utility cost on diesel driven generators

  • Trouble shooting of mechanical/electrical on generators, PV Solar generators and its components and other accessories.

  • Executing of preventive maintenance and condition monitoring of all the generators, submersible pumps and PV Solar generators in IFO2 Dadaab Refuge Operation and updating their related records.

    Minimum Qualifications

  • At least Diploma/Degree in plant mechanic a recognized college/University

  • At least two (2) years’ experience of working in a plant/factory.

    Key Competencies

  • Strong communication skills: oral, written and presentation skills.

  • Should be a team player and culturally sensitive.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in computer applications such as word processing, spreadsheets and utilization of the internet.

  • Excellent report writing skills.

  • Strong leadership, team building, conflict resolution and ability to deliver the Society’s strategic objectives.

  • Extremely flexible, and have the ability to cope with stressful situations.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenya Red Cross Jobs - Plant Operator Vacancies


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