We are a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping women across Africa by making child birth safe. We support local communities, providing information to keep mothers and babies healthy, as well as excellent medical care and training to ensure safer deliveries. We also treat birth-induced injury such as obstetric fistula. We are looking to hire a maintenance worker to who will inspect different equipment and perform any basic repairs or preventative maintenance when required. To do well in this role you should have previous experience in maintenance, be highly skilled with various hand and power tools, and be able to read repair manuals.
Conducting routine inspections of premises and equipment.
Performing preventative maintenance.
Handling basic repairs and maintenance.
Overseeing contractors when professional repairs are necessary.
Diagnosing mechanical issues and correcting them.
Repairing machines, equipment, or structures as necessary. Assume responsibility for all the maintenance equipment and tools Keep the workshop in a neat and orderly fashion Request for purchasing of goods through the finance department Maintain a service record of all equipment that is in the hospital Will assume the role of Environmental Health Officer as to conform to Health Center
Requirements Take on any other roles and responsibilities that arise in the day to day running of the center, supporting it to become a place of kindness, compassion and clinical excellence.
Qualifications and Requirement
Proven maintenance experience.
Completed a minimum of 2 years course in maintenance or related degree from a technical college.
Skilled in the use of hand and power tools.
Ability to take apart machines, equipment, or devices to remove and replace defective parts.
Ability to check blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogues as necessary.
Ability to use common tools such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches.
Experience with precision measuring instruments or electronic testing devices.
Experience performing routine maintenance.
Strong organizational and follow up skills.
Eye for detail.