Plant Operator Job in Thika, Kenya 2019

Job Title: Plant Operator – Manufacturing

Location: Thika

Overall Purpose: Operate and maintain plant machinery within the safety guidelines of the Company

Reports to: Logistics Officer

Key Accountabilities:

  • Manage all operations according to required safety measures.
  • Operate the excavator/hoe and other heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment.
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment, and clean, lubricate and refill equipment as necessary.
  • Perform routine cleaning and maintenance to ensure smooth operation of the Excavator/Hoe.
  • Train new employees in the safe and efficient operation of the Excavator/Hoe.
  • Operate other heavy equipment and other construction related duties as required.
  • Must ensure a solid understanding of, and comply with the principles of the company’s Code of Conduct


  • Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program.
  • Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself, or endanger the wellbeing of others.


  • Participate as a vital team member, and contribute towards the success of the organization, which may involve the provision of other technical and administrative support, as required.


  • Certificate in Plant Operations from a reputable training institution.
  • Two years proven experience in operating a plant machinery.
  • Certificate of good conduct.

To Apply:

Applicants who meet the requirements stated above should send their applications and detailed CVs with a day – time telephone number to the email address: with Plant Operator-Manufacturing on the Subject line.

Candidates should indicate their Current & Expected salaries