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Engineering Technician (Mechanical) - KENYA FERRY SERVICES


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5 months ago

Job Description

Reporting to the Senior Engineering Technician (Mechanical), the Engineering Technician (Mechanical) will be responsible for coordinating routine, corrective and preventive maintenance of vessels and equipment onboard ferries.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Key Responsibilities  Prepare defects list for vessels’ dry docking;  Prepare and submit daily and monthly vessel maintenance reports;  Overhaul engines, propellers, pumps, power generating sets, and other equipment;  Initiate safety procedures onboard a vessel in case of emergency and;  Initiate development of procurement plans for the mechanical section in the engineering department

Education + Experience

  1. Required qualifications and experience  Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or related field from a recognized institution;  Standard Training for Certification and Watch keeping (STCW);  Must be a holder of certificate of competency as Second Class Engine Officer (Port Operations);  Marine Equipment Specialist Certificate will be an added advantage; and  Must have a minimum of (three) 3 years relevant working experience preferably in marine transport