Plant Maintenance Mechanic Job Vacancies – Mukwano Industries

Job Title: Plant Maintenance Mechanic

Organisation: Mukwano Industries Uganda Limited

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports To: Mechanical Supervisor


About US:

The Mukwano Group of Companies is the leading manufacturer of Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) in the Great Lakes region, producing a wide range of market leader brands in
soaps, edible cooking oils and fats, detergents, beverages, personal care products and plastics.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the installation of new machines in the plant.
  • Diagnose and attend to all mechanical faults and breakdowns
  • Conduct preventive, autonomous, breakdown maintenance
  • Report and assist in the analysis of incidents or potential hazards.
  • Monitor and record the use of work place consumables and make requisitions where required.
  • Use and maintain workshop tools in accordance to working conditions and specifications.
  • Daily check and confirm that machines meet safety standards
  • Plans and develops work schedules, equipment usage schedules and procedures for equipment maintenance.
  • Prepare daily maintenance reports for submission to the Mechanical Supervisor and Production Officer
  • Provide operational support to the Machine Operators
  • Participate in daily housekeeping practices

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal applicant must hold a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing / Industrial option) from recognized institutions.
  • Craft II and III is an added advantage
  • Two and above years of experience in Mechanical repairs and maintenance in a manufacturing set up.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude, mathematical and troubleshooting skills
  • Self-motivated with excellent interpersonal and good customer care skills
  • Ability to handle multi-task and work effectively in a fast paced working environment, ability to work extra hours, self-driven, flexible, results focused, creative, innovative, work under pressure with minimum supervision. S/he should be flexible to work at on call and be physically and mentally fit, fast and resilient to operational procedures.


How to Apply:

All those interested in working with Mukwano Group should send their applications online at the link below.


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Deadline: 26th January 2022


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