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The following vacancies are currently open for applications:

Job title: Retail Projects & Maintenance Assistant
Department: Retail
Reporting to: Retail Project Manager
Job Location: Nairobi

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Hotpoint Appliances Limited, a leading supplier of consumer electronics and entertainment products has an exciting career opportunity in their Retail Outlets - Nairobi. They are seeking a talented, dynamic, self-driven and results-oriented individual who is committed to performance excellence and participating in our growth strategy.

Role Purpose:

To ensure all Retail outlets are maintained according to the Company’s standards and according to International best practices.

Accountabilities:

  1. Ensure periodic maintenance is done for any and all equipment, stands and structural work within the showrooms, including record keeping and preparation of maintenance schedules
  2. General irregular maintenance including minor repair works, electrical works
  3. Coordination with service partners for large scale repairs and services, including HVAC, Generators, Power & lighting equipment, display stands, plumbing and drainage
  4. Supervise contractors and ensure that they execute their assignments as per the work programs 5. Ensuring safety & adherence around the outlets
  5. Maintain a log of general maintenance assignments and materials.
  6. Ensuring compliance with relevant statutory bodies, and the companies Environmental, Quality and Safety policies and strategies
  7. Adopt innovative approaches in the maintenance of the facilities and champion continuous improvement strategies
  8. Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by your Supervisor

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualification:

  • Minimum of a diploma in either of the following disciplines: -
  • Electrical; or Mechanical Plant.
  • A valid certificate of good conduct.

Experience:

  • Proven experience in a similar role for a period of not less than 2 years.
  • Excellent knowledge of Maintenance procedures.
  • Proficient in computers with working knowledge of MS Office and basic AutoCAD/drawing understanding
  • Able to keep matters confidential.

Key Skills:

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

Application Criteria:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send their applications through careers@hotpoint.co.ke on or before 16th April 2021.

Please note that Hotpoint Appliances Limited does not charge directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, any fees or costs to any applicant for a job.

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Job title: HA/ HE Technician
Department: Service Centre
Reporting to: Service Centre Manager
Job Location: Nairobi

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Hotpoint Appliances Limited, a leading supplier of consumer electronics and entertainment products has an exciting career opportunity in their Service Centre - Nairobi. They are seeking a talented, dynamic, self-driven and results-oriented individual who is committed to performance excellence and participating in our growth strategy.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  1. Repair and service of white goods/home electronics at the Service Centre and in-homes 2. Provide technical assistance to customers and fellow staff
  2. Do on-site installation of home appliances and repair
  3. Set up, clean, operate and test units before releasing all repaired items
  4. Explaining to clients the functionality of the items repaired/ serviced.
  5. Any other duties as may be assigned by superior

Key Performance Indicators:

Quantitative:

  1. Monthly target 110 sets (Ref, WM and Cookers), 160 (Home electronics) and for SDA- 220 sets 2. 100% productivity with cost-effectiveness – especially in recommending replacements 3. 100% accuracy in repair diagnosis within 1 day after receipt of the item
  2. 100% utilization on any replacement parts and return of unutilized and old parts 5. Below 2% repeat jobs / trips
  3. Achievement of 2-day RTAT

Qualitative:

  1. Living Hotpoint Values

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualification

  • Minimum qualification of Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering or any its equivalent Experience
  • Previous experience as Home Appliance Technician for over 2 years.
  • Extensive knowledge of HA repair required.

Other Key Competencies and Skills

Key Skills:

  • Good planning, execution and management skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Excellent analysis skills.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Good report writing and presentation skills.

Application Criteria:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send their applications through careers@hotpoint.co.ke on or before 12th April 2021.

Please note that Hotpoint Appliances Limited does not charge directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, any fees or costs to any applicant for a job.

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