Quality Control Specialist – Nairobi

Our client, a global bus and truck Manufacturing Company in the Automotive sector are making their grand entrance in Kenya. They are seeking to recruit a Quality Control Specialist to join their team. The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 5 years proven experience as a quality control person in the automotive industry. He/she will be required to define all quality procedures for local content products acceptance according to brand instructions, specifications and directives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support management in preparing, approving and updating a complete set of procedures.
  • Support management elaborating a quality control plan suitable for automotive assembly.
  • Receiving complete sets of complete knocked down (CKD) orders and prepare inspection procedures.
  • Perform inspection to all complete knock down (CKD) arrived in the assembly plant.
  • Define all quality procedures for local content products acceptance according to brand instructions.
  • Prepare claim process concerning all incompliances detected in inspections.
  • Report incompliances on quality control aspects.
  • Make periodic tests and inspections of products specified in the quality control plan.
  • Use equipment in accordance with their instructions, clean up and maintain them.
  • Following inspection on special tools in assembly line reporting all relevant incompliances.


  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in Quality Management/Engineering or a relevant field.
  • Must have experience in automotive sector i.e. Heavy commercial Vehicles.
  • Must have complimentary knowledge and experience in a HSQE environment.
  • Proven experience and knowledge in advanced Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Must have a driving licence BCE.
  • Must be open to relocating.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and oral, in English.
  • Must be organized, pro-active and autonomous and enjoy team work.
  • Must have the capacity to lead a team.

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  • Education:Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Lower Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly Gross Salary: Ksh.100,000 – 150,000/= (Approx. 1000 – 1500 USD) depending on individual skills and experience.
  • Deadline:1st April 2019.