Mechatronics Technician Job in Kenya

 Job Title: Mechatronics Technician

Hiring Organization: Githunguri Dairy
Location – Locality:
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Dairy
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES Competitive
Date Posted: 03/11/2024

Reporting to: Engineering Supervisor,

Location: Githunguri,

Githunguri Dairy Farmers Co-operative Society Ltd plays a pivotal role in the marketing of its members’ milk, which undergoes processing and packaging into various forms such as pouch-packed fresh milk, Tetra Classic fresh milk, lala, butter, ghee, and cream, all under the esteemed banner of “Fresha Dairy Products.”
You will be responsible Perform the maintenance and repair of machines and equipment; electrical, electronic, and mechanical-related issues.


  • Carry out all aspects of maintenance (Preventive, Corrective, emergency, and predictive) to all electromechanical systems.
  • Install equipment and configure software/hardware for all instruments, drives, controls, PLC’s, and other computerized systems as per Schematics and installation manuals.
  • Accurately diagnose equipment problems using proven troubleshooting methodologies, implement appropriate solutions, and affirm continued effectiveness of repairs and maintenance.
  • Run diagnostic tests on malfunctioning equipment to determine whether the problem is software, hardware, or operator/ process related.
  • Custody of backup software of PLC-run machines and equipment


  • Diploma in Mechatronics Option or its equivalent from recognized college
  • KCSE certificate – C plain
  • Practical technical experience in a busy food manufacturing setup for at least 2 years.
  • Experience in the dairy industry will be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of programmable logic controller ( PLC)

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge and possess the necessary qualifications and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Mechatronics Technician – Dairy ) to before 17th March 2024