Kentegra Biotechnology Maintenance Supervisor Job Vacancy in Athi River, Kenya

Kentegra Biotechnology Ltd located at the EPZ Athi River is looking for Maintenance Supervisor.

The key responsibilities for this role include:-

  • Inspecting facilities periodically to determine problems and necessary maintenance.
  • Preparing monthly and weekly maintenance schedules and allocating work to the team.
  • Supervising contractors during installations.
  • Contributing to the development of maintenance budget and ensuring compliance.
  • Monitoring inventory of materials and equipment.
  • Participating in coordinating of projects (e.g. renovations).
  • Ensuring adherence to Quality Standards and Health and Safety Regulation.
  • Supervising and leading all maintenance processes and operations.
  • Training and supervise employees of the maintenance department.
  • Undertaking performance management responsibility for team members, conducting appraisals and giving direction to enhance good performance.
  • Tracking expenses and overseeing the budget for maintenance.
  • Perform evaluations of employees to ensure quality of work.
  • Create and implement measures to minimize breakdowns and repairs.
  • Maintaining all machinery to ensure it’s at working standards.
  • Creating and implementing maintenance procedures.
  • Conducting regular inspections of the facilities to detect and resolve problems.
  • Planning and managing all repair and installation activities.
  • Ensure that company premises and facilities are kept in clean and hygienic condition.
  • Assigning maintenance schedules and evaluating repair cost estimates.
  • Documenting and preparing daily progress reports and maintenance logs.
  • Overseeing equipment stock and placing orders for new supplies when necessary.

Qualifications, skills and work experience required for this role:-

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited institution.
  • Work experience of at least 5 (five) years in a manufacturing or production set-up.
  • Excellent knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation OSH 2007.
  • Good IT proficiency.
  • Good report writing skills.
  • Possess excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • High problem solving skills.
  • High Analytical skills.

How to Apply

Please apply only if you fulfil these requirements, please email your application as one word/pdf
document with the title Maintenance Supervisor to by 10th February 2023.

Female candidates are encouraged to apply for this position and only successful applicants will be

Only successful applicants will be contacted.