ILRI Assistant Mechanical Technician Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs

ILRI Assistant Mechanical Technician Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs. ILRI Kenya looking for “Assistant Mechanical Technician”. Applicants with a degree in Diploma Degree may apply on or before 30th May 2022.

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) works for better lives through livestock in developing countries. ILRI is co-hosted by Kenya and Ethiopia, has 14 offices across Asia and Africa, employs some 700 staff and has an annual operating budget of about USD80 million.

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ILRI Assistant Mechanical Technician Jobs 2022

The ILRI has published a job vacancy announcement on 17th May 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Assistant Mechanical Technician to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter International Livestock Research Institute
Position Assistant Mechanical Technician Boiler Operator
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Diploma Degree
Experience Required Minimum One years
Application Deadline 30th May 2022

ILRI Job Vacancy 2022

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure boilers, steam generators, steam systems pipework and controls, hot water systems and fuel system works are done as per the laid down standards and protocols.
  • Plan, and participate in coming up with specifications, interpretation of blueprints, construction, installation, commissioning, modification, maintenance, and repair of boiler, steam generators, steam system pipework, controls, and other related works.
  • Prepare standard operating procedures for boiler, Steam generators, steam system pipework, controls, and other works to ensure proper care, usage and maintenance of these equipment and tools so to continuously provide services, promote improvement of workplace safety and other conducive environmental practices.
  • Prepare and present weekly job card reports, status, closure, and analysis, pre-empt adverse trends and appropriate conclusions and recommendations for tasks under their charge.
  • As delegated by the immediate supervisor coordinate with external service providers and contractors to ensure efficient and up to expected standard of service in daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annually.
  • Work with others to prepare the terms of reference and bills of quantities for various in-house and outsourced works.
  • Carry out installation, operation, and maintenance of all the boiler, steam generator, steam system controls and pipework, hot water systems (associated plumbing pipework and controls, etc).
  • Assist in carry out operation of other specialised plants, like, incinerator, cremator, and effluent treatment plant, etc.
  • Ensuring that all preventive maintenance in boilers and other related equipment are in place. These are daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual, procedures in boiler, steam generators, steam systems and auxiliary equipment.
  • Participate in the handling and transportation of related equipment wherever it is required in any section of the Institute.
  • Assist in confirming specifications while the Institute is procuring of new equipment by providing technical specifications in plumbing, drainage, boiler, steam and other activities in relevant areas of their work.
  • Updating the stores department on the spares to restock and which ones are obsolete.
  • Perform any other related duties as may be required.

Position in Organization:

  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Full-time
  • Corporate Services
  • Deadline: 30th May 2022


  • Diploma in mechanical engineering (Boiler operations /technology/Plant option).


  • With one year experience or Certificate in boiler operation/technology and high school certificate with 3 years’ working experience.

How to Apply ILRI Assistant Mechanical Technician Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 30th May 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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