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Production Engineer Job in Nairobi Kenya

Position: Production Engineer

Automotive - Motor Cycle Assembly

Location: Nairobi

Our client, a new motorbike company in East Africa seeks to recruit a production engineer. 

The ideal candidate will oversee and supervise the mounting and assembly of motorcycles.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Overseeing the assembling of components into a motorcycle
  • Supervising the Mounted assembled components, such as engines, batteries, wiring harnesses, electronics, wheels and subassemblies on motorcycle frame
  • Training mechanics on the assembling, bleeding and testing of  hydraulic fluid systems
  • Effectively managing all required paperwork such as Assembly Records, Test Reports and Non-Conformance Reports as required in a timely and organized manner
  • Performing inspection using measuring instruments and electronic test equipment to ensure parts and assemblies meet production specification and standards
  • Performing roll testing, on-road test riding and pre-delivery inspections
  • Working with management in developing and implementing appropriate assembling procedures
  • Helping the management in inventory planning, parts procurement and  picking parts
  • Training other assembly technicians and oversee assembly process start to finish
Qualifications and Experience                                     
  • Degree/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or any related field
  • A minimum of  5 yrs experience in mechanical assembly, repair and maintenance. Those with experience with motor cycle will ave an added advantage.
  • Good mechanical reasoning, strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability and willingness to comply with work orders and work instructions, follow production drawings and respond to verbal instruction
  • Willingness to Travel within and outside the country
  • Knowledge in 4-stroke engines and transmission technology desired
  • Knowledge in electrical, exhaust and fuel systems desired
  • Ability to read part drawings, bill of materials and schematics
  • Ability to operate tire mounting and balancing machinery
Salary: Salary is negotiable depending on qualifications and experience.

If you are up to the challenge, send your CV only indicating (Production Engineer. Motor Cycle Company) on the email subject to before 15th July 2013.

Please indicate current or last salary and explain why you would like the position. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Recruiting Manager
Corporate staffing Services
3rd Floor, Nabui House, 


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