Facilities and Maintenance Engineer at Hotpoint Appliances Ltd

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Facilities and Maintenance Engineer at Hotpoint Appliances Ltd

Facilities and Maintenance Engineer at Hotpoint Appliances Ltd

Hotpoint Appliances Ltd was established in 1984. Its first store was located in the Sarit Centre shopping mall in Nairobi. In late 1990s Hotpoint was awarded the Sole Distributorship Agency for LG Electronics. Later on, it went on to acquire agencies for other global brands including Ariston, Westpoint and Kenwood.

Facilities and Maintenance Engineer

Reports to: Senior Manager ICT and Projects

Department: ICT & Projects

Location: Head Office, Ruiru

Job Purpose

To ensure Hotpoint machinery and facilities (Including buildings) are maintained to company’s standards and according to international best practices.

Job Responsibility and Accountability

  • Ensure periodic maintenance is done for plant, equipment and machinery.
  • Keep records for all maintenance carried out and avail them when required.
  • Make checklist forms for each maintenance
  • Ensure safety around the premise
  • Responsible for general maintenance of the premises including minor repair works, painting, cleaning, replacement of fixtures and fittings.
  • Report and damages and incidences.
  • Endure premises are kept clean at all times, manage disposal of all waste, regular checking of all drainages from clogging.
  • Responsible for fumigation and pest control services.
  • Ensure refilling of gas cylinders is done.
  • Supervise all installations within the premise by internal or external contractors.
  • Maintain relationship with statutory bodies on technical issues
  • Recommend/ Source for external contractors for repair work within the premise.
  • Implement equipment start up procedures to ensure the equipment are maintained as per supplier manual
  • Monitor utility bills and ensure services are not disconnected due to non-payment.

Minimum Qualification

  • Minimum of a diploma in either Electrical or Mechanical engineering.
  • Proficient in computers with working knowledge of MS Office
  • Advanced practical knowledge of PLC enabled machines, pneumatic and hydraulic systems


  • Proven experience in a similar role for a period of not less than 2 years.
  • Excellent knowledge of technical skills.
  • Able organize, multitask and prioritize activities.

 Key Skills

  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Time Management skills.
  • Teamwork and Collaboration.
  • Investigative and report writing skills.

How to apply

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send their applications to careers@hotpoint.co.ke on or before 24th September 2022. Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@hotpoint.co.ke