4 Plant Maintenance Mechanic Job opportunities – Mukwano Group

Job Title: Plant Maintenance Mechanic (4 Job opportunities)

Organisation: Mukwano Group

Duty Station: Kampala & Namanve, Uganda

Reports To:  Manager-Receivables

Job Ref. No. MIUL/PMM-04


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. The position reports into the Plant Maintenance Mechanic.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Higher or Ordinary Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or any related discipline.
  • At least three years’ experience of electrical repair and maintenance which includes one year of supervisory experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of Mechanical components and its applications.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Mechanical maintenance, production processes and controls logic.
  • Possess strong mechanical aptitude, mathematical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Self-motivated with excellent personnel management skills.
  • Ability to handle multi-task and work effectively in a fast-paced working environment.
  • Possess strong interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Excellent team player and has the ability to manage time in an efficient manner.


How to Apply:

All Interested candidates should apply online, Click Here OR send their cover letters, updated CVs and academic documents to recruitment@mukwano.com stating the Job Ref No. in the subject line. All attachments should be submitted as a single PDF document.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the closing date. Any form of canvassing is prohibited. All successful candidates will be offered competitive remuneration packages.


Deadline: 5th November 2022


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Date Posted 2022-11-04
Valid Through 2022-11-05
Hiring Organization Mukwano Group
Job Location , , Kampala, 0256, Uganda