BURN is looking for a driven candidate to fill the Senior Mechanical Engineer position at its modern clean
cookstove manufacturing facility in Ruiru, Kiambu. He/she will Develop, improve and implement
manufacturing processes, including tools and jigs for fabrication, assembly, finishing, and infrastructural
materials, among others.
Roles and responsibilities
Work closely with and help to train QC inspectors, technicians and production personnel in
enhancing the quality and manufacturability of our product.
Creating and editing SOP’s and QC inspection documents.
Root cause analysis and trouble-shooting production issues and further refining the production
system. This often requires creativity and resourcefulness to keep the factory running while waiting
for proper repairs or components.
Evaluation, maintenance and repair of factory equipment including mechanical, hydraulic, and
Take a leadership role in bringing up new production lines.
Read and manipulate models and drawings in CAD.
Problem finder and solver.
Mechanical aptitude, ability to troubleshoot and repair mechanical issues with production
equipment and tooling.
Detail oriented and well organized.
Works well in a team.
Comfortable working with basic shop machines and tools: manual mill, lathe, welders, etc.
Familiarity with basic metrology as it applies to our stove parts and tooling.
Welding and fabrication skills are preferable.
Experience in a medium volume, medium tech manufacturing setting, preferable.
Electrical control system basics is preferable.
Solidworks CAD skills: able to read drawings and complete design work
The salary will be depend on the experience.