Mechanical Engineer Job in Kenya

Job Purpose

Responsible for liquid gas production and the overall maintenance and integrity of plant machines and equipment

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Schedule and manage routine, preventive, condition based (CBM) and corrective maintenance of Plant & Equipment.

Supervise, assign, review and participate with technician and operators responsible for maintenance of plant equipment, machinery and related facilities; to ensure work quality is as per adherence to established policies and procedures.

Manage the spares and stocks cycle by planning and requisitioning spares, tools and equipment on time and at the right amounts

Drive quality and make adjustments as necessary to produce product within specifications and segregate product outside specifications to minimize the risk of product contamination

Ensure plant operations and processes adhere with ISO 22000 systems.

Ensure integrity and safe movement of product throughout the production process all the way to loading onto the road tankers

Ensure safe and hygienic working environment

Induct and train technicians and operators on how to use and operator new/existing machines.

Ensure proper documentation of all inductions/trainings.

Write, prepare and present production and maintenance reports as and when required

Key Accountabilities

Develop and maintain proactive preventative maintenance program for machinery, plant and equipment

Maintain up to date production and maintenance records

Guarantee quality and safety of product

Ensure functioning delivery pumps, pipeline and gauges in road Tankers

Effective supervision and training of maintenance and production staff


At least 2-3 years’ experience in a production facility / plant

Experience on equipment overhauls, trouble shooting, installation and commissioning

Vast experience in the capacity of production engineer, mechanical engineer or plant engineer

Experience in the gas, oil and construction industry is an added advantage

Registered with the Engineers Board of Kenya

Awareness of the ISO 22000 food safety systems

How To Apply

Send your application and updated CV to – to be received on or before 27/05/2024. Kindly indicate the job title in the subject line: MECHANICAL ENGINEER