Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Executive Technical Engineer

Reports to: Group General Manager - Technical

Company Profile: Our client is one of the largest manufacturers of confectionery, footwear, food and stationery products in Kenya.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Act as the projects advisor
  • Spearhead different projects in the factories
  • Innovate Process Design, Development and Sustenance in the factory
  • Research, design and development of new/novel manufacturing processes
  • Install and commissioned new innovation projects
  • Engineering projects and continuous improvements (design, sourcing, installation and commissioning of new machinery, structures and processes).
  • Drafting capital expenditure proposals, managing capital expenditure budgets, supervision of contractors on site to perform works to company standards
  • Perform Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) and develop requirements for equipment and processes
  • Assist in the preparation and development of departmental Standard Operating Procedures and Quality Systems Regulation (QSR) manual
  • Participates in the annual review of product, SOPs, Quality Plans and validation summaries of new or revalidation of existing manufacturing methods.
Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Bachelors in Engineering – in courses that incorporate BOTH mechanical and control engineering. E.g. Mechatronics, Instrumentation & Control Engineering, etc
  • Must be a quick learner, with excellent analytical skills
  • MUST be willing to do hands on work
  • 3 years experience in a Manufacturing environment.
  • Should be proficient in use of CAD and MS Office
  • Programming knowledge is an added advantage
  • Knowledge of Assembling in the manufacturing set up is an added advantage.
To apply for this position send your CV to quoting the position in the subject line and preferred location.

Kindly also mention your current/ last salary and benefits.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted