Rest of Kenya Full Time Manufacturing
KSh Confidential
1 month ago

Job Summary

We are looking for a skilled Machine Operator to set up, maintain and operate machinery.

  • Qualification Level: Certificate
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description

You’ll ensure the interminable and efficient running of production. A great machine operator is reliable and able to work with attention to detail and safety standards. On-the-job training is a good way to discover how to do the job better, so you should have willingness to learn and improve. Being a team player is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers.

The goal will be to ensure that production procedures will be carried on smoothly to maximize efficiency and profits.


            •           Set up machines (calibration, cleaning etc.) to start a production cycle

            •           Control and adjust machine settings (e.g. speed)

            •           Feed raw material or parts to semi-automated machines

            •           Test operation of machines periodically

            •           Fix issues that might occur during the shift

            •           Check output to spot any machine-related mistakes or flaws

            •           Keep records of approved and defective units or final products


            •           Proven experience as a machine operator 

            •           Understanding of production procedures

            •           Adherence to health and safety regulations (e.g. constant use of protective gear)

            •           Analytical skills

            •           Attention to detail

            •           Teamwork and communication skills

            •           Physical stamina and strength

            •           High school diploma or equivalent; technical degree is a plus


Minimum 6 characters
Not registered?