Mechanical Engineer and Electrical Engineer Jobs at Nation Media Group

On Friday, September 28th, 2012
Nation Media Group is the largest independent media house in East and Central Africa with operations in print, broadcast and digital media. It attracts and serves unparalleled audiences in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda. 
 
We are seeking to recruit experienced and self-motivated individuals to the positions of Mechanical Engineer and Electrical Engineer. 
 
Mechanical Engineer
Job Ref: HR-ME-09-2012
 
Reporting to the Technical Manager, the Engineer will be expected to deliver on operational and technical requirements in accordance with our quality standards while guaranteeing that we are true to our vision of being the Media of Africa for Africa.
 
Key responsibilities
  • Preparation of routine maintenance plans and tasks for a rotary web-offsetprinting press and ancillary equipment;
  • Implementation of planned and preventive maintenance tasks;
  • Troubleshooting and resolving of machine problems and break downs expeditiously;
  • Installation and commissioning of new production equipment;
  • Implementation of safe working practices;
  • Supervision of plant technicians.
Qualifications, experience and skills
  • Basic University Degree in Mechanical Engineering;
  • At least 3 years working experience;
  • Knowledge /awareness of OSH Act of 2007;
  • Knowledgeable in applying best practice for print production;
  • Demonstrable capability to fit and contribute within a technical and professional team;
  • Ability and readiness to work long hours.
Electrical Engineer
Job Ref: HR-EE-09-2012
 
Reporting to the Technical Manager, the Engineer will be expected to deliver on operational and technical requirements in accordance with our quality standards while guaranteeing that we are true to our vision of being the Media of Africa for Africa.
 
Key responsibilities
  • Preparation of routine maintenance plans and tasks for a rotary web-offset printing press and ancillary equipment;
  • Implementation of planned and preventive maintenance tasks;
  • Troubleshooting and resolving of machine problems and break downs expeditiously;
  • Installation and commissioning of new production equipment;
  • Implementation of safe working practices;
  • Supervision of plant technicians.
Qualifications, experience and skills
  • B.Sc. Degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering from a recognized university;
  • At least 3 years working experience preferably in a busy production plant or print shop;
  • Knowledge/awareness of OSH Act of 2007.
  • Knowledge of personal computers (hardware/ software) and LAN experience;
  • Knowledgeable in applying best practice for print production;
  • Demonstrable capability to fit and contribute within a technical and professional team;
  • Ability to cope with pressure, work odd hours while adhering to tight deadlines.
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria may email their applications and detailed CVs online to:http://careers.nationmedia.com on or before 9th October, 2012.
 
Note: We shall only contact the shortlisted applicants.
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