Saturday, December 21, 2013

Mechanical Design Engineer Job in Kenya (USD 1K - 2K)

A well established Engineering & Construction Company is looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer

The successful candidate should be keen, progressive, versatile individual who can adopt a flexible approach to their role to provide support to all teams across the office as workload dictates. 

An individual who is willing to go the extra mile to ensure work is delivered correctly and accurately and on time which may, on occasion, include working outside of normal office hours.

  • Carry out mechanical engineering design & produce calculations develop designs from clients/project specifications.
  • Check and evaluate design and material specifications for tender.
  • Review mechanical designs & construction drawings
  • Incorporate feedback from projects and customers for design clarification and modifications during the development and construction project phases.
  • Carry out low level estimation for tender submissions.
  • Provide mechanical engineering advice/guidance to project managers, site managers, plumbing and HVAC supervisors.
  • Designing of HVAC systems, fuel systems, water distribution and collection systems.
  • Carrying out design reviews at appropriate intervals during the design process with the lead engineer.
Required Skills:
  • Must possess a mechanical engineering degree.
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience as a mechanical engineer.
  • Comfortable in a highly entrepreneurial and continuously changing environment.
  • Commercial awareness of design.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and cross-cultural communication skills.
  • Track record of interacting effectively and collaboratively with a broad range of government, private sector, and civil society counterparts.
  • Previous experience in Africa and/or the Middle East preferred.
  • Must be competent in working to both British Standard (BS) and US (ASHRAE) codes.
  • Familiar with developing specifications and standards.
  • Computer skills (CAD design skills, MS Office Experience (in particular EXCEL).
  • Travel within African continent as and when needed for proposal management and Business Development purposes.
Monthly gross salary: 1,000 – 2,000USD depending on experience 
Deadline: 15th January 2014
Send your up to date CV to:
Summit Recruitment & Training, 
Blixen Court, Karen road, 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

Please indicate in your email which position you are interested in. 

Only candidates stating current salary will be considered. 
Please do not apply if you do not meet the requirements of the job