Plant Designer (m/f/d) - Kenya


KHS is a subsidiary of Salzgitter AG. As one of the world's leading manufacturers of filling and packaging systems for beverages and liquid food we are a world-class player. Our customers have trusted in our passionate pioneering spirit and first-class technologies for over 150 years. However, we can only remain world class if we continue to find new employees who make just as high demands of themselves and the quality of their work as our customers make of us at KHS. Are you one of them?

Your Tasks

  • Layout planning of individual machines, plant areas, complete systems up to turn-key systems in the beverage industry, taking into account
  • Occupational health and safety aspects (noise, safety)
  • Ergonomic aspects (operability, walkability)
  • Economic aspects (number of machine operators)
  • Intralogistics aspects (supply and disposal of machines)
  • Project presentations at customers in Germany and abroad
  • Determination of actual situations and building conditions

Your Qualifications

  • University degree (Bachelor’s degree or above) in the field of beverage technology, mechanical engineering or a comparable qualification
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in the field of layouting and plant engineering; ideally in the beverage industry
  • Very good technical understanding
  • Resilient, reliable and flexible way of working, which is characterized by a great creative power and result orientation
  • Very good product and process knowledge
  • Good knowledge of MS Office and CAD (PTC Creo, IronCAD)
  • Very good knowledge of spoken and written English
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Willingness to travel extensively
  • Covid vaccination and yellow fever vaccination required.

Your Benefits

  • Innovation and international working environment
  • Challenging and diversified job
  • Working in a highly motivated team
  • Strong company group
  • Attractive remuneration
  • Social benefits
  • Location: Nairobi ǀ Kenya ǀ Kenya

In order to ensure our success in the future, too, we need first-class employees – and we also have plenty to offer them.

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Irene Kitemu

KHS East Africa Ltd.