Job Opportunity: Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technician


HACO Industries is one of the region’s leading FMCG manufacturers, supplying a wide range of products to the entire East African and COMESA Markets.  We are well known as an indigenous Kenyan company that manufactures quality personal and home care brands that include MIADI, AMARA, SO-SOFT, SPARKLE, ACE, Haco pegs and rulers.  We are also the only licensed distributor of Palmers in Kenya.  Our desire is to be able to add value to the everyday life of our customer across Africa.

About the Role

We are looking for a highly talented and passionate individual to contribute to our plant operations by ensuring we meet our operational efficiency objectives.

Primary duties and responsibilities

  • Perform preventive and corrective maintenance on equipment as laid down in the procedures/schedule or as may be directed by the maintenance supervisor.
  • Perform Complex electrical and mechanical trouble shooting on machines, moulds, and plant utilities.
  • Perform Autonomous maintenance & Condition monitoring on equipment.
  • Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.
  • Carry out all the types of maintenance as per laid down procedures with guidance from the line supervisor.
  • Carry out SMED to ensure the mold changes on the injection and blow molding machines are done within the set durations.
  • Carry out electrical works in the plant and in the whole organization.
  • Update all the relevant job cards, logbooks, as required.
  • Safety – routine inspection on machines/ equipment’s to detect any anomalies and correct.
  • Carry out training on the operators to ensure the machines are operated as per the set SOPs to avoid accidents and damage to equipment.


  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Blow molding machines maintenance will be an added advantage.
  • In-depth proven practical knowledge and experience in areas of Electrical maintenance.
  • Ability to demonstrate systematic approach to problem solving.
  • Trouble shooting skills.
  • Ability to participate in failure investigation and root cause analysis and close out of corrective actions.

Personal Attributes

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Attention to details.
  • Team player

To apply, please send your application and detailed CV to

Please indicate your current salary details, 3 referees and daytime telephone contacts to be received by 25th May 2023.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.