In line with Twiga Foods purpose and the significant role played by the Warehouse (Supply Chain), the Mechanical Technician installs, troubleshoots and repairs mechanical systems. The role holder is also responsible for monitoring and record keeping for utilities e.g. LPG and water. The role holder works closely with the Maintenance Engineer to ensure equipment availability and reliability, timely procurement of spare parts and building services maintenance.
Carry out routine inspection, repairs, and preventive maintenance of all machines and equipment (crate washing machine, extender belts, racking, and material handling equipment i.e. reach trucks, forklifts, hand pallet trucks, pallet lifts) to ensure they are in good working condition.
Disassembling and assembling of all the mechanical components (gears, transmission belts, bearings, pumps) of machines and equipment for repair and maintenance
Carry out checks, repairs and preventive maintenance for building services (plumbing, ventilation, sewerage)
Carry out lubrication, cleaning, and tightening of all machines and equipment
Read and interpret drawings to understand the assembly and functionality of machines and equipment
Train machine operators on safe handling of equipment and monitor conformance to the set-out machine operation guidelines
Monitor and maintain records on the utilities’ usage
Proper usage, maintenance and record-keeping of tools
Provide coverage for the boiler technician
Observe the set Health, Safety, and Environment guidelines (PPE, LOTO) during repair and maintenance of machine
Minimum Diploma in Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering
Minimum 2 years experience in a manufacturing/ factory set up
Basic Computer Skills (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications to Twiga foods via the email [email protected] or visit the link https://twiga.com/careers/
Twiga is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We champion equal treatment of all applicants. Twiga does not charge its applicants any fees whatsoever and has not authorized any agent to levy any fees on its behalf.