Process Artisan Job in Kenya – Coca Cola

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Process Artisan Job in Kenya – Coca Cola

Process Artisan

Key Purpose Statement.

The primary role of the Process Artisan is operation of the process area according to work instructions, the execution of non destructive quality checks and carrying out of routine maintenance.

Company Overview

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa is the largest African Coca-Cola bottler, accounting for 40% of all Coca-Cola volumes on the continent.  CCBA is a market leader in the NARTD non-alcoholic ready to drink market in Africa. CCBA has an extensive footprint in Africa, employing approximately 14 000 employees in Africa, and approximately 7 000 employees in South Africa.

Key Outputs and Accountabilities

1.     Operational Support

  • Provide support to the shift-based teams during operations.
  • Attend meetings and ensures that the previous days actions have been actioned
  • Assist shift based teams with situational problem solving.
  • Coach the shift based teams on machine operation, machine fault finding and correct responses to machine failure modes.

  • Provide coaching, mentoring and knowledge transfer of machine operation and maintenance to shift based teams.
  • Review SICs and address deviations regularly
  • Development of work instructions related to equipment.
  • Monitor and manage performance of equipment.
  • Verify and ensure that machines are running at rated speed and report any food safety problems that may be noticed during operations
  • Prepare and communicate shift handover reports to ensure production continuity
  • Participate in Technical meetings and escalate issues that could not be resolved during the shift and follows up to ensure gap closure
  • Ability to stand in for the Production Team Leader where required
  • Ability to work shifts

2.     Planned Maintenance

  • Carry out work during the planned maintenance window in accordance with the planned maintenance schedule issued by the Planner.
  • Where scheduled work cannot be completed, feed back to the Maintenance Planner for direction. This may involve rescheduling the work or prioritising outstanding work.
  • Assist fellow team members in the execution of their tasks during planned maintenance windows.
  • Where required, partake in maintenance post mortems to feedback problems, opportunities and learnings from maintenance activities.
  • Optimisation of maintenance schedules
  • Coach or train Operators on autonomous maintenance tasks
  • Review Line KPIs to ensure that maintenance work is yielding the right results.

3.     Routine Maintenance

  • Partake in cleaning, lubrication and inspection in accordance with the maintenance schedule issued by the Maintenance Planner.
  • Carry out routine maintenance activities in accordance with the maintenance schedule.
  • Where problems have been uncovered during routine maintenance, these must be resolved using the appropriate problem solving techniques
  • Where problems have been uncovered, and it is required to include the work in the planned maintenance schedule, this must be communicated to the maintenance planner.

4.     Running Repairs

  • Carry out running repairs on plant and equipment
  • When carrying out repairs, assess the problem and determine a course of action.
  • Where running repairs cannot be carried out, communicates this to the Team Leader or Maintenance Planner to ensure the work is planned into the next planned maintenance window.

5.     Problem Solving

  • Apply the correct problem solving methodologies to resolve problems
  • Assist or coach Operators on situational problem solving
  • Solicit support for problems solving or escalate to the Team for direction.
  • Where required, partake in systemic problem solving.

6.     Housekeeping and safety

  • Work in a safe manner at all times, and to identify and highlight unsafe work practices so that these may be corrected.
  • Adhere to appropriate CCBA policies and procedures.
  • Carry out housekeeping tasks, and apply 5S principles during the execution of duties
  1. Support NPD implementation and trials:
  • Support NPD trials to be able to run on assets
  • Ensure adherence to NPD procedures
  • Ensure all changes on assets are well documented as per the Engineering Change Management business processes
  1. Training and Development
  • Train and coach Operators on asset care and autonomous maintenance practices
  • Where required sign off Operators on autonomous maintenance tasks
  • Development of operational and technical standards and work instructions


Diploma in Mechanical, Electrical,Mechatronics, Control and Instrumentation or Engineering related fields.


Minimum 2years experience

How to Apply


Closing Date 2023/02/22

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