Our client, in the Manufacturing industry is looking for a candidate who is willing to learn and grow to join our team as Maintenance Planning Engineer.


Requirements and qualifications

  • Degree/Diploma in Mechanical or Mechatronic Engineering.
  • Recognized qualification in maintenance planning necessary.
  • 10 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment with at least 2years in Maintenance operations and planning.
  • Sound understanding of CMMS, engineering best practice Tools e.g., Lean six sigma, fundamental principles of reliability centred maintenance (RCM) and its applications in a manufacturing industry, TPM, Vibration analysis etc.
  • Intermediate knowledge of CMMS especially SAP.
  • Working knowledge of computer applications and packages.
  • Has a clear understanding of machinery, processes & KPI reporting.
  • Sound knowledge of project planning and execution
  • Should be a residence of Naivasha or willing to relocate to Naivasha




  • Developing methods and schedules for facility maintenance.
  • Establish strategies to meet workload demands on time.
  • Planning daily tasks and delegating them to Maintenance Supervisors and other professionals.
  • Ensure Completion/closing (Teco) work orders.
  • Track all maintenance activities and benchmark against agreed KPI’s.
  • Ensure all assets have planned maintenance schedules in ISO format and that schedules are loaded in CMMS.
  • Coordinating training sessions in facility maintenance, safety procedures, and methods.
  • Facilitate the development of RCM and TPM based tasks for Site, subject to equipment best practices.
  • Handling emergency situations or after-hours calls for repair and maintenance.



Interested candidate should send their CVs to jobs@peoplelink.co.ke with the email subject as Maintenance Planning Engineer.


Only shortlisted shall be contacted.