Maintenance Engineer Job – Kiira Motors Corporation

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  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Company: Kiira Motors Corporation
  • Location: Uganda
  • State: Uganda
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: Engineering Jobs in Uganda


The Maintenance Engineer shall be responsible for all preventive and corrective maintenance of production machinery, equipment and tools.

Reports to:   Manufacturing Systems Manager

Salary Scale:           K6

Key Functions:

  • Ensure periodic and preventive maintenance is appropriately scheduled and accomplished;
  • Develop and monitor the preventive maintenance program;
  • Manage maintenance goal setting, activity scheduling and work allocation to ensure measurable goals, proper workload distribution, goal satisfaction and effective staff management;
  • Track and maintain a record of upgrades on production equipment made with both in-house maintenance team as well as contractors;
  • Keep a record of all machine maintenance manuals;
  • Maintain Inventory for maintenance tools and consumables for the production and manufacturing plant;
  • Responsible for maintenance, safety training and performance reviews of all maintenance employees;
  • Review and evaluate maintenance operations; and
  • Any other duties assigned by the Manufacturing Systems Manager.

Person Specifications:

(a)       Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree (Honors) in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering or Related Field from a recognized Institution;

At least a student or Graduate Membership to the Uganda Institute of Professional Engineers or any other Related Professional Body is a Minimum Requirement

(b)       Experience

Demonstrated Knowledge of common industrial/Process Machinery, Equipment and Tools; Automotive industry manufacturing processes; health, safety, environment and hygiene in an industrial environment; Computerized Maintenance and Inventory System;

(c)       Competencies

  • Automotive industry manufacturing processes and technology expertise;
  • Knowledge of Mechanical, Electrical and electronic, Hydraulic, Pneumatic and industrial machines;
  • Analytical and problem solving skills;
  • Knowledge of Computerized Maintenance and Inventory System;
  • Technical documentation skills;
  • Good knowledge of health, safety, environment and hygiene in an industrial environment;
  • Ethics and integrity;
  • Team work;
  • Concern for results;
  • Listening and effective Communication skills; and
  • Time Management

How To Apply

To apply for any of the available jobs, you must send your application through email to before the deadline . No applications will be accepted after Midnight on 12th April 2021  (as recorded by the mail server). Please note that we are not accepting hand-delivered applications.

Your application should include the following documents Only in PDF Format:

  1. An duly signed application Letter (Cover Letter) addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Kiira Motors Corporation.
  2. A duly signed CV (Please use this CV template).
  3. Certified copies of Academic Documents (Certificates and Transcripts). Only copies certified by the awarding institution will be accepted
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