Mold Technician (Plastics) Job Vacancy in Nairobi, Kenya

Position Title: Mold Technician (Plastics)

Nature of Job: Full Time

Industry: Plastic Products

Salary: Kshs 30,000 – 40,000 Plus OT

Job Location: Msa Road -Nairobi

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Troubleshoot, repair and replace all components of Molds for both injection machines, and Blow machines
  • Operate, calibrate, and maintain machinery, as well as inspect finished products to ensure quality work
  • Set up and start up injection molding machines
  • Document mold changes and machine adjustments
  • Troubleshoot equipment or tooling issues during production
  • Inspect items to ensure a consistent level of quality
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area
  • Ensure Quality of Finished Goods as per Expected Quality Norms by coordination with Quality staffs
  • Ensure that all section activities are going as per agreed system and good coordination with other departments
  • Preventive maintenance/breakdown maintenance/Mold maintenance
  • Mold change over as par the Production Plan
  • Pass ideas and suggestions to line manager and need Pro activeness in the cost saving Projects in the Plastic section.
  • Responsible for on job training to new operators
  • Responsible for efficient usage of materials and controls on Recycle of Plastic Materials.
  • Responsible for section safety and hygiene.


  • Diploma in Plastics/Mechanical/Electrical/Chemical with 3-5 years of experience as a Mold Technician in a busy Plastics company
  • Must have knowledge of injection and blow machines

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should send their CV’s quoting relevant skills, qualifications and experience to

Interviews will be done on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.