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  • Posted: May 26, 2021
    Deadline: Jun 2, 2021
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  • Indigenous Kenyans were barred by law from growing tea until the dawn of independence when the legislation was repealed for the indigenous people to commence on tea growing. In 1960, the colonial government created the Special Crops Development Authority (SCDA) to promote growing of tea by Africans under the auspices of the ministry of Agriculture. After ...
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    Assistant Plant Supervisors

    No of Positions: 3

    We are seeking to appoint competent, dynamic, highly qualified and talented professionals to join our management team in the following exciting and challenging positions. To be considered you must be computer literate, proactive and resilient.  You must possess strong communication, analytical, organizational, planning and interpersonal skills.

    Position scope

    Reporting to the Plant Supervisor, the successful candidates will be responsible for ensuring safe and efficient operations of the hydro power plants.

    Key Responsibilities:

    1. Assist the plant supervisor in the safe operations and maintenance of the power plant;
    2. Operating the power generating plant;
    3. Ensuring operations and maintenance of plant and equipment in conformity with established SOPs.
    4. Monitoring equipment performance and keeping records of any observed deviations and abnormalities;
    5. Ensuring regular preventive maintenance activities are carried out in a timely and safe manner;
    6. Participating in ensuring statutory inspections are carried out;
    7. Participating in continuous upgrading of machines and equipment to keep pace with changing technology;
    8. Participating in preparation of budget and adherence to approved levels;
    9. Participation in the equipment performance monitoring and evaluation exercises
    10. Ensuring observation and compliance to environmental, health and safety measures and regulations and Coordinating environmental audits;
    11. Conducting training activities for maintenance staff and other personnel as and when required;
    12. Develop and implement schedules and procedures for safety inspections and preventive maintenance program;
    13. Ensuring timely and accurate plant data capture including billing records, energy generation, plant performance among others;

     Qualifications/Competencies/Experience

    The ideal candidates must possess the following qualifications, experience and competencies: –

    • Higher national diploma in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering;
    • Three (3) years of relevant experience;
    • Ability to read and interpret electrical, mechanical and hydraulic drawings;
    • Ability to maintain mechanical systems;
    • Should have working knowledge in the operation of hydraulic machines and specifically in hydraulic turbines, transformers, circuit breakers, intake gates, power distribution lines e.t.c;
    • Should be able to troubleshoot complex problems in a power plant;
    • Should have strong analytical skills and be result oriented;
    • Must have high standards of integrity and ethical practice;
    • Must be capable of functioning effectively both as a team player and a team leader
    • Must have management and Leadership skills;
    • Must have ability to accurately plan work assignments, prioritize tasks and deliver deadlines;
    • Should have problem solving and decision making abilities;
    • Should be an effective communicator with the ability to handle both internal and external communication;
    • Should demonstrate ability to identify and respond to risk areas within the plant;
    • Should have effective people management and conflict resolution skills;
    • Must have knowledge in use of MS office packages and other engineering software;

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    Plant Supervisors

    No of Positions: 4

    We are seeking to appoint competent, dynamic, highly qualified and talented professionals to join our management team in the following exciting and challenging positions. To be considered you must be computer literate, proactive and resilient.  You must possess strong communication, analytical, organizational, planning and interpersonal skills.

    Position scope

    Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, KTDA Power Company, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring safe and efficient operations of the hydro power plants.

    Key Responsibilities:

    1. Ensuring operations and maintenance of plant and equipment in conformity with established SOPs.
    2. Monitoring equipment performance and keeping records of any observed deviations and abnormalities;
    3. Ensuring regular preventive maintenance activities are carried out in a timely and safe manner;
    4. Participating in ensuring statutory inspections are carried out;
    5. Participating in continuous upgrading of machines and equipment to keep pace with changing technology;
    6. Participating in preparation of budget and adherence to approved levels;
    7. Participation in the equipment performance monitoring and evaluation exercises
    8. Ensuring observation and compliance to environmental, health and safety measures and regulations and Coordinating environmental audits;
    9. Conducting training activities for maintenance staff and other personnel as and when required;
    10. Develop and implement schedules and procedures for safety inspections and preventive maintenance program;
    11. Ensuring timely and accurate plant data capture including billing records, energy generation, plant performance among others;
    12. Monitors plant operation, energy generation and distribution;
    13. Participate in the installation, testing, commissioning, maintenance and repair of machinery, equipment and electrical and mechanical systems;
    14. Champion the implementation of a KTPC policies and procedures manual
    15. Overseeing the implementation of an O&M Manual/ISO and QAP 

    Qualifications/Competencies/Experience

    The ideal candidates must possess the following qualifications, experience and competencies: –

    • Higher national diploma in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering;
    • Five (5) years of relevant experience
    • Ability to read and interpret electrical, mechanical and hydraulic drawings;
    • Ability to maintain mechanical systems;
    • Should have working knowledge in the operation of hydraulic machines and specifically in hydraulic turbines, transformers, circuit breakers, intake gates, power distribution lines e.t.c;
    • Should be able to troubleshoot complex problems in a power plant;
    • Should have strong analytical skills and be result oriented;
    • Must have high standards of integrity and ethical practice;
    • Must be capable of functioning effectively both as a team player and a team leader
    • Must have management and Leadership skills;
    • Must have ability to accurately plan work assignments, prioritize tasks and deliver deadlines;
    • Should have problem solving and decision making abilities;
    • Should be an effective communicator with the ability to handle both internal and external communication;
    • Should demonstrate ability to identify and respond to risk areas within the plant;
    • Should have effective people management and conflict resolution skills;

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.

     

    Please visit our recruitment website http://www.ktdateas.com/recruitment and apply online not later than 2nd June 2021.

    Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

    Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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