Projects and Maintenance Planning Engineer Jobs in Kenya

Projects and Maintenance Planning Engineer Jobs in Kenya

Job Summary:

  • The ideal candidate will work with the production department to ensure an effective maintenance operation.

  • He/she will be responsible for maintaining the plant parts system to minimize production downtime and maintenance schedule.

    Duties & Responsibilities:

    Projects Management (planning-manpower, tasks, …, follow-up)

  • Plan and execute technical projects in a timely and cost effective manner

  • Prepare CAPEX documents, with justifications as per company policies

  • Prepare bill of quantities, work plans and project time schedules

  • Manage contracted jobs, including training, safety and costs.

  • Prepare drawings, manuals and other documents to assist contractor and maintenance repairs or modifications.

    Maintenance planning

  • Prepare work plans for every planned maintenance activities inclusive of repetitive maintenance.

  • Order and supervise required material to assist maintenance activities.

  • Plan and arrange activities related with equipment maintenance to enhance equipment and plant accessibility and competence supporting site production supplies.

  • Coordinate daily as well as weekly planning meetings related with maintenance.

  • Submit engineering drawings for any further required revisions or upgrades.

  • Coordinate plant shutdowns to attain all essential schedules.

  • Execute modification in maintenance records on all equipment with significant spares and maintain a proper reorder levels.

  • Provide assistance for least amount production downtime.

  • Support department’s compliance to any Lean Manufacturing goals and objectives, and compliance with ISO standards

  • Provide assistance to engineering for spare parts preparation and PM Lists for new equipment.

  • Provide technical assistance for supporting entire on-site maintenance activities.

  • Support proactively all EH&S procedures and policies.

  • CRM (Update Planned Preventive Maintenance (PPM) tasks on

  • Perform predictive maintenance on factory equipment i.e. condition monitoring through but not limited to vibration analysis, thermal imaging, temperature checks & oil analysis

  • Provide technical support to procurement department to ensure responsible sourcing of mechanical & electrical spares

  • Any other departmental tasks assigned


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from a recognized institution, graduated with Upper Second Class Honors and above

  • 3 years + proven experience in a busy manufacturing facility.

  • Registered as a graduate Engineer with Engineers Board of Kenya

  • Self-motivated with a results-driven approach

  • Great diagnostic & problem-solving skills

  • Experience in dealing with electrical systems, drives, and other electrical equipment

  • Thorough knowledge of safety procedures and legal regulations and guidelines

  • Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving ability

  • Must be conversant with AutoCAD and MS Project or any other project management software

    How to Apply

  • If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Project & Maintenance Planning Engineer) to

  • on or before Friday 25th September 2020.

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