Software Technician Job at Kenya Wine Agencies Limited

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Software Technician Job at Kenya Wine Agencies Limited… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Kenya Wine Agencies Limited.

Descriptions;

Kenya Wine Agencies Limited (KWAL) is the leading manufacturer and distributor of wines and spirits in Kenya , Eastern and Central Africa region.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain an updated inventory of all plant controls, PLCS and HMI’s, Drives, programming language, programming language, Ethernet addresses and communication cables.
  • Ensure that all the machine software backups are safely stored in the designated server location.
  • Manage access to software systems through password protection and version control software available.
  • Coordinate maintenance and update of machine software, electronics and controls

Problem Solving

  • Manage the implementation of modifications on automation, controls and software, conducting the acceptance test and documenting the modifications.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot all PLC, Drives and Control systems in the Plant
  • Rewrite and test multiple machine PLC code and automation for safety, operability, reliability and ease of trouble shooting.
  • Work with OEM to develop platform for controls and data acquisition of plant machinery system.
  • Edit HMI screens to aid in engineering and production tasks.
  • Assist maintenance teams on the breakdowns to minimize downtime.
  • Perform regular inspections of software systems status and spares to identify defects and replacements.
  • Determining machine automation test criteria before the final installation
  • Overseeing the successful installation of PLC programs in all new machines.
  • Developing and installing machine programs using automation software and custom coding languages.
  • Ensure update information for all control and software drawing and manuals for all machines.
  • Lead the fault-finding on electronic, software, automation and control systems by building a comprehensive knowledge base on complex equipment and liaising with original equipment suppliers to provide support.
  • Coordinate maintenance of plant SCADA system in conjunction with IT.
  • Assist production personnel with data acquisition and reporting during fault-finding exercises.
  • Monitor equipment/process quality performance and availability and document downtime events, duration and reasons.
  • Adhere to all relevant policies, procedures, work instruction and SOPs at all times including risk, health and safety procedures and statutory requirements.

Requirements:

  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering or Diploma in Electronics Engineering or Diploma in Instrumentation, Automation and Controls
  • At least five (5) years of experience in Automation and Controls maintenance within a manufacturing organization.
  • Experience in a FMCG organization.

How to Apply

Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here

Application Deadline: 25th January 2022.

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