Mechanical Engineer – Kitale, Kenya

Our Client, an Agro-input Company that produces and supplies Fertilizers is looking to recruit a Mechanical Engineer in their Kitale Branch. The ideal candidate will be responsible for maintaining product and industry knowledge. He or she will work in a team-oriented environment that accelerates operational efficiency. Must have at least 5 years of experience in the industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Measure and monitor equipment conditions, analyse tends, and identify the needs for Mechanical maintenance considering production constraints.
  • Prevent failure of equipment using all possible information and data available.
  • Identify short medium- and long-term action plans and maintenance strategies for his equipment.
  • Contribute to the best level of performance of plant’s equipment.
  • First level and specific inspection of all plant equipment in all conditions (stoppage, running)
  • Formalized inspection reports.
  • Tight co-ordination with Production to get feedback from operations on equipment conditions, equipment availability for a maintenance inspection and production constraints.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Proven working experience in mechanical engineering.
  • Must have at least 5 years of experience in the industry.
  • Solid understanding of core concepts including mechanics, kinematics, thermodynamics, materials science etc.
  • Creativity and analytical skills.
  • Ability to communicate technical knowledge in a clear and understandable manner.
  • Technical writing skills.
  • Should be willing to relocate to Kitale.

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  • Education:Bachelor's.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Kitale, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Lower Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly Gross Salary: Ksh. 70,000 (Approx. 700 USD).
  • Deadline:22nd April 2021.