About the role
As a maintenance fellow, you will work closely with the plant operations maintenance technical team with the objective of developing your skills and competencies to be successful in plant maintenance. The internship involves hands-on experience which will provide opportunities for your personal success and development.
Throughout the internship period, it is expected that you will gain valuable experience in planning and coordination of autonomous maintenance, machine diagnosis and problem-solving, facilities management, BM data collection, and analysis.
Duties and Responsibilities
Support in daily AM checks in the Greenhouses (check the condition of the beds, the floor and drainage system, lighting, power DB, AHUs, NH3 sensors, and the status of the doors)
Escalate issues that require the attention of the AMM for immediate resolution
Capture and log in all breakdowns in the maintenance data log (machine, downtime incurred, root cause of breakdown)
Work with the facilities technician in maintaining the facilities grounds and machines (cleanliness, civil repairs, and building maintenance services)
Work with the factory technicians in maintaining the factory machines (AM, PM, BM)
Undertake any other activity assigned by the Assistant Maintenance Manager
Learn, observe and practice a variety of experiences in our factory.
Demonstrate awareness, understanding, and skills necessary to work in a diverse environment
Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
Articulate with strong interpersonal and communication skills
Self-directed, detailed, proactive, and motivated team member
Keen interest in plant maintenance operations with challenging activities
A positive attitude that leads to building strong working relationships with teammates
A bachelor’s degree in Mechanical/electrical/civil engineering or a related field
At least 1-year of postgraduate experience working in a manufacturing or processing industry
Computer proficiency in using MS applications is an added advantage
KOKO Networks is on a mission to imagine and deliver technology that transforms life in the world’s fastest growing cities. The role we’re looking to fill is a career defining opportunity for someone passionate about this mission and about design who wants to work with amazing teams of engineers, product managers, and delivery managers in Nairobi and Pune.