Recycling Company Fabricator Fitter Jobs in Banana, Kiambu Kenya

Recycling Company Fabricator Fitter Jobs in Banana, Kiambu Kenya

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reading blueprints and understanding how the final product should look

  • Troubleshooting flaws in welds or structural imperfections in the metal

  • Fit and assemble metal parts, tools or sub-assemblies, including welding or brazing parts

  • Cut, thread, bend and install hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines

  • Dismantle faulty tools and assemblies and repair or replace defective parts

  • Set up and/or operate hand and machine tools, welding equipment

  • Check accuracy and quality of finished parts, tools or sub-assemblies

  • Align and fit parts according to specifications, using jacks, turnbuckles, wedges, drift pins, pry bars, and hammers.

  • Hammer, chip, and grind work pieces in order to cut, bend, and straighten metal.

  • Lay out and examine metal stock or work pieces to be processed in order to ensure that specifications are met.

  • Locate and mark work piece bending and cutting lines, allowing for stock thickness, machine and welding shrinkage, and other component specifications.

  • Mark reference points onto floors or face blocks and transpose them to work pieces, using measuring devices, squares, chalk, and soapstone.

  • Position, align, fit, and weld parts to form complete units or subunits, following blueprints and layout specifications, and using jigs, welding torches, and hand tools.

  • Position or tighten braces, jacks, clamps, ropes, and/or bolt
    straps, or bolt parts in position for welding or riveting.

  • Preheat work pieces to make them malleable, using hand torches or furnaces.

  • Smooth workpiece edges, and fix taps, tubes, and valves.

  • Study engineering drawings and blueprints to determine materials requirements and task sequences.

  • Tack-weld fitted parts together.

  • Verify conformance of work pieces to specifications, using squares, rulers, and measuring tapes.

  • Design and construct templates and fixtures, using hand tools.

    Key Requirements

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

  • 1-3 years’ experience as fabricator fitter

  • Good eyesight

  • High level of precision and keen on details

  • Mathematical skills and ability to interpret blueprints and manuals

  • Creative and initiative

    How to Apply

  • If you meet the above qualifications, skills and experience send CV to


  • Interviews will be carried out on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

  • Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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