Nafasi ya kazi :- Automotive Electrical Fitter at Knauf June, 2024


Knauf stands for opportunity. We know that opportunity looks different to each person, and we are proud that we see opportunity in everyone. This exciting role within the Maintenance Team could be the perfect next opportunity for you to build a unique career, in a values-led culture with a clear purpose of making tomorrow a home for all of us.

We are a global manufacturer of construction materials and within our Group, our 41,500 team members in 90 countries across 300 sites provide a huge opportunity for anyone with ambition and energy. We value everyone’s contribution equally and we ask that you bring your whole self to work, to enrich the business further, as together we achieve more in a safe and inclusive environment.

Knauf Gypsum Tanzania Limited is proud to be part of the Knauf Group. We have a 9-year heritage in GYPSUM manufacturing and have big plans for the future. Our global reach in 90 countries continues to grow and we are looking for passionate, ambitious people to help us achieve our goals. We are all led by the same core values and believe in the powerful potential of large companies to have a positive impact on the world. We are now looking for another team mate to join us in Mkuranga Plant as Automotive Electrical Fitter.

Can you say ‘yes’?

Do you treat your colleagues with respect?

Do you always have the customer in mind?

Do you act with future generations in mind?

Do you like to seek out opportunities to grow and develop?

Do you have a proven track record of delivering results?

As an Automotive Electrical Fitter at Knauf Gypsum Tanzania Limited, you will be responsible for addressing and resolving electrical issues in automotive machinery and equipment at plant. This includes the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems, ensuring all machinery operates efficiently and in compliance with safety standards.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Maintain, and repair electrical wiring, systems, and components in automotive machinery and equipment.
  • Use specialized diagnostic equipment to identify electrical issues and faults in automotive plant machinery.
  • Perform preventive maintenance to ensure machinery operates efficiently and to prevent breakdowns.
  • Maintain accurate records of all work performed, including details of repairs and maintenance conducted.
  • Ensure all work is carried out in compliance with Company regulations, plant guidelines and safety standards.
  • Adhere to workplace safety protocols to minimize risk and ensure a safe working environment.
  • Collaborate with other technicians and engineers to ensure comprehensive service delivery.
  • Stay updated with the latest advancements in electrical systems and Plant machinery.

What we’d love for you to have:

We are interested in you as a person: your attitude, behaviors and values. As long as you have the willingness to learn anything you need for the role that you don’t already have, we’d love to speak to you. If you have qualification in the following areas – this is an added advantage:

  • Diploma /Vocational training in industrial electrical systems or relevant qualification.
  • Proven experience as an electrical fitter or in a similar role within an automotive manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with modern industrial electrical systems and diagnostic equipment.
  • Strong knowledge of electrical systems and components used in automotive machinery.
  • Possessing knowledge in mechanics is considered an added advantage.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

We’ll provide:

• A competitive salary

• Health Insurance Cover

• A year end-performance benefit

What happens next?

We appreciate that your time is precious and applying for a new job can be a lengthy process – so we have committed to replying to your application within 3 working days.

To enhance the diversity and inclusivity of our team, we strongly encourage women to apply. We believe in equal opportunity and value the unique perspectives and contributions that women bring to our workplace. Join us in making tomorrow a home for all of us.