Overview

Electrician

Job Summary:

Reporting to Production Manager, the job holder will be responsible for repair, maintenance and ensuring safety of the electrical machinery and equipment in the factory.

Main Duties and Responsibilities include:

Identifying and repairing breakdowns, faults and malfunctions of all equipment
Testing and inspecting electrical systems
Maintain records of maintenance and repair work; prepare reports, documentation, and correspondence.
Certifying the compliance of electrical installations
Install, maintain or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures.
Construct and fabricate parts, using hand tools and specifications.
Perform a variety of other maintenance tasks, such as electrical preventative maintenance, tag out/lock-out, disconnecting and removing motors, and responding to emergencies.
Troubleshooting, installation and repair of electrical equipment, feeders, branch circuits, motors, VFDs, PLCs, SCADA systems, RTUs, relays, control system and lighting.
Perform business management duties such as maintaining records and files, preparing reports and ordering supplies and equipment.
Any other duty assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills:

Diploma in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or any other related field
At least 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing company
Experience from packaging industry is an added advantage
Attention to detail
Good knowledge of industrial equipment
Good time-management skills
Great interpersonal and communication skills

MODE OF APPLICATION

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About Techpak Industries Ltd

Techpak Industries was Incorporated in Kenya in 1995, it was the first company in East and Central Africa to manufacture a wide range of convenience hygiene, party and packaging products. Since then it has grown to be the market leader in Kenya and the region. Techpak has consistently invested in modern technology and human capital to cement its position as the supplier of choice to the food, drink packaging, horticulture and floriculture industries as well as the food service and retail sectors.

Techpak employs over 350 people. Its operations are spread over 100,000 square feet of factory space, which is equipped with modern machinery for producing a wide range of products. In addition the factory has an innovation department and an in-house tool room manned by experienced mould makers.