Senior Technician

Organization
BURN Manufacturing USA LLC
Location
Ruiru, Kenya
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
06/30/2018
Contact Information
recruitment.kenya@burnmfg.com
Tags
Full-time

BURN designs, manufactures and distributes super fuel-efficient cooking products that save lives and forests in the developing world.  BURN has revolutionized the global cookstove sector by proving the business case for selling high-quality, locally manufactured and unsubsidized cookstoves.  Since 2013, BURN has sold more than 425,000 cookstoves in sub-Saharan Africa, which have helped two million consumers save nearly $100 million in fuel expenses and 1.7 million tons of wood while reducing indoor air pollution by 65%. BURN intends to double sales by the end of 2018.
We are looking for a Senior Technician to manage and have overall responsibility for maintenance on production tools, equipment and infrastructure in our factory in Ruiru.

Main Roles and Responsibilities
•       Conduct tool and die setup, changes, maintenance and storage
•       Responsible for ensuring the production line tools, equipment and infrastructure are functioning well including managing a maintenance plan and maintaining an appropriate level of spares
•       Provide training and leadership to ensure Junior Technician(s) have guidance and ability to conduct maintenance on production tools, equipment and infrastructure
•       Provide training to line operators as needed
•       Keep records of all machinery and equipment
•       Ensure a safe and organized shop workspace
•       Always act as a positive representative of the company and consider environmental implications in the factor
Requirements

•       Mechanical Background. Technician for at least 3 Years
•       A good communicator
•       A team player
•       A hands-on person
•       Experience in maintenance of production equipment
•       A fast Learner
•       At least a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Salary Ksh 40,000-50,000 gross per month depending on experience
CVs to be sent to; Recruitment.kenya@burnmfg.com