Maintenance Manager Position at Bradegate Food Industries – Join Our Team in Nyeri, Kenya!

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Nyeri

Bradegate Food Industries

Maintenance Manager Position at Bradegate Food Industries – Join Our Team in Nyeri, Kenya!

Are you a dedicated Maintenance Manager with a passion for ensuring that everything runs smoothly? Do you have what it takes to oversee the repair, maintenance, and installations of various facilities? If so, we have an exciting opportunity just for you! At Bradegate Food Industries, we’re seeking a Full-Time Maintenance Manager to join our dynamic team in Nyeri, Kenya. Keep reading to learn more about this fantastic opportunity.

Responsibilities

As our Maintenance Manager, you will be responsible for a range of crucial tasks:

1. Plumbing Excellence

  • Plan plumbing installations and layouts to ensure optimal functionality and safety.

2. Budget Management

  • Keep a watchful eye on budgets and expenses, performing inspections to identify problems and execute necessary repairs.

3. Electrical and Mechanical Proficiency

  • Ensure the operational efficiency of electrical equipment and mechanical systems through regular inspections and prompt repairs.

4. Safety and Compliance

  • Implement and enforce workplace safety policies and standards to maintain a secure environment for all.

5. Ongoing Inspections

  • Frequently visit previously serviced facilities to spot any issues requiring attention and resolution.

6. Leadership and Training

  • Train and supervise the maintenance department’s employees, fostering a skilled and effective team.

7. Quality Control

  • Approve all installations and repair activities carried out by your maintenance team to guarantee top-notch work.

8. Plumbing Systems Expertise

  • Inspect and test plumbing systems for safety, functionality, and code compliance.

9. Troubleshooting Guru

  • Tackle issues head-on, troubleshooting and resolving problems efficiently.

10. Cost Estimates – Prepare accurate cost estimates for various maintenance projects.

Requirements for Successful Applicants

To be considered for the Maintenance Manager role at Bradegate Food Industries, you should meet these qualifications:

  1. Education: Diploma or Certificate in Engineering or a related field.
  2. Experience: At least 5 years of experience in a supervisory/managerial role, preferably in the hospitality or manufacturing industry.
  3. Technical Prowess: Possess a strong working knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems.
  4. Communication Skills: Demonstrate effective communication and people management skills.
  5. Fast-Paced Adaptability: Comfortably thrive in a fast-paced work environment.
  6. Critical Thinking: Exhibit strong critical thinking and troubleshooting abilities.
  7. Interpersonal Skills: Display excellent listening and communication skills.
  8. Patience: Have good interpersonal skills and the patience to manage a diverse team.

If you meet these requirements and are eager to take on this challenging yet rewarding role, we encourage you to apply!

Expert Tips To Be A Successful Applicant

  1. Highlight Relevant Experience: In your application letter and CV, emphasize your past managerial experience, especially within the hospitality or manufacturing sector.
  2. Showcase Technical Know-How: Clearly detail your knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems, highlighting any specific achievements or projects.
  3. Problem-Solving Stories: Share real-life examples of problems you’ve solved in your previous roles, emphasizing your troubleshooting skills.
  4. Demonstrate Cost Efficiency: If you have experience in managing budgets and cost estimates, illustrate how your skills have led to savings and improved efficiency.
  5. Team Leadership: Highlight instances where you’ve effectively led and trained a team, showcasing your people management skills.
  6. Safety Commitment: Emphasize your dedication to workplace safety, referencing any initiatives or standards you’ve implemented or upheld.
  7. Fast-Paced Adaptation: Provide examples of situations in which you’ve excelled in a fast-paced work environment, showcasing your ability to thrive under pressure.
  8. Effective Communication: Stress your ability to communicate effectively, both with team members and in written correspondence.

Ready to take on the challenge? Qualified candidates are invited to send their CV and application letter, including their expected salary, to hr@bradegate.com by 18th October 2022. We look forward to welcoming outstanding candidates to our team!

Please note that all applications should be submitted in English language.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the application deadline for the Maintenance Manager position?

  • The application deadline is 18th October 2022.

2. How can I apply for the role?

  • To apply, please send your CV and application letter, including your expected salary, to hr@bradegate.com.

3. Is this a full-time position?

  • Yes, this is a full-time role.

4. Where is the job located?

  • The position is based in Nyeri, Kenya.

5. What qualifications are required for this role?

  • To be considered, you should have a Diploma or Certificate in Engineering or a related field and at least 5 years of supervisory/managerial experience.

6. Can I apply if I don’t have experience in the hospitality or manufacturing industry?

  • While experience in these industries is preferred, applicants with relevant experience in maintenance management may still be considered.

7. Is there an email address for inquiries?

8. What should I include in my application letter?

  • In your application letter, be sure to mention your expected salary, relevant qualifications, and a brief overview of your experience.

9. Are there opportunities for career advancement at Bradegate Food Industries?

  • At Bradegate Food Industries, we value career growth and development. Your performance and dedication can lead to exciting advancement opportunities.

10. Can I submit my application in a language other than English?

  • To ensure a consistent review process, all applications should be submitted in the English language.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@bradegate.com


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