Senior Maintenance Worker – Mechanical at Kilombero Sugar Company Ltd | April 2024

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Job Purpose
The successful candidate will be responsible for maintenance equipment and trouble shooting at Factory K1 department.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Carries out maintenance and repairs mechanical breakdowns and troubleshooting at Factory during crushing season.
  • Repairs all mechanical equipment during off crop.
  • Attend all breakdowns of machines and systems all over the factory during crushing season.
  • Able to read drawings.
  • Able to prepare spare during stop day.
  • Monitor the performance of the machine / equipment.
  • Ensures check list done daily basis.
  • Effective communication with others.
  • Inspects machine condition and safety before starting up.
  • Ensure safety of people and machines.
  • Reports defects of mechanical equipment after inspection.


  • At least form IV certificate accompanied/vocational training, fitter mechanics trade test grade 1 and above.
  • Extensive knowledge in electrical machinery, running behaviors, safety and lock out procedures.
  • 2+ years’ experience working in mechanical jobs in manufacturing industry.
  • Mentally and physically fit.
  • Ready to work abnormal hours should the job require it.
  • Attention to details.

TERMS OF SERVICE: The successful candidate will be engaged on Permanent Contract.

All interested candidates, who meet the above requirements, please apply for the position on or before 30th April 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Kilombero Sugar Company Limited is an equal opportunity employer. Women and people with disability are highly encouraged to apply.