Electromechanical Technicians at Gabiro Agribusiness Hub (GAH) Ltd

2 Electromechanical Technicians at Gabiro Agribusiness Hub (GAH) Ltd
Electromechanical Technicians

Gabiro Agribusiness Hub (GAH) Ltd | Type: Job
Published: 2024-07-03 | Deadline: 2024-07-15

Gabiro Agribusiness Hub (GAH) Ltd

Recruitment of Electromechanical Technician

Vacancy Title: Electromechanical Technician

Company Name: Gabiro Agribusiness Hub Ltd (GHA Ltd)


Reporting to: Chief Electromechanical Engineer

Deadline of this Job: 15th July 2024

Duty Station: Nyagatare

Job Profile

This role requires a strong understanding of electrical and mechanical principles, safety protocols and the ability to work collaboratively with the team, to ensure the smooth operation of electromechanical assets. The Electro-Mechanical Technician willreport to the Electro-Mechanical Chief Engineer.

Key Responsibilities

Electro-Mechanical System Maintenance:

  • Perform routine inspections and preventive maintenance on mechanical systems, including pumps, generators, pump station accessories, HVAC equipment, and miscellaneous mechanical equipment in the system.
  • Identify and address potential issues before they escalate into major problems, ensuring minimal downtime. 
  • Conduct tests and measurements to assess system performance and identify potential issues.
  • Operates a variety of equipment and tools used on the maintenance of pump facilities.

Electro-Mechanical Repairs and Troubleshooting:

  • Respond to electro-mechanical system malfunctions, diagnose problems, and perform necessary repairs or replacements in a timely manner.
  • Troubleshoot mechanical components to resolve issues.

Safety and Compliance:

  • Follow safety protocols and procedures while working on electro-mechanical systems to minimize risks and ensure a safe work environment.
  • Adhere to electrical and mechanical codes, standards, and regulations to maintain compliance.

Equipment Calibration:

  • Calibrate and adjust electro-mechanical equipment to ensure accuracy and optimal functionality.
  • Use testing equipment and tools to perform precise measurements.

Documentation and Reporting:

  • Maintain accurate records of all maintenance and repair activities, including work performed, materials used, and any recommendations for improvement.
  • Prepare detailed reports on system performance and maintenance activities.

Collaboration and Communication:

  • Work collaboratively with the Electro-Mechanical Engineering team and other units to support infrastructure projects and maintenance initiatives.
  • Communicate effectively with team members and supervisors to report progress and any challenges encountered.

Emergency Response:

  • Be available for on-call duty to respond to electro-mechanical emergencies and breakdowns outside of regular working hours, if required.

Continuous Learning:

  • Stay updated on the latest developments in mechanical and electrical technology and best practices through training and self-directed learning.


Diploma in Electro-Mechanical Technology or a related field. Proven experience (5 years) as an Electro-Mechanical Technician, preferably in an infrastructure or facility management setting

NB: Female applicants are encouraged to apply

The interested applicants shall submit their application files, in PDF as single document via  recruitment@gah.rw by not later than 15 July 2024, at 5:00 pm

Contract Period: Open Ended 

Done at Nyagatare, 2nd, July 2024 

Prepared by:                                                                     

Sylver Mudaheranwa                                             

HRM Specialist  

Verified by:  

Didier Rutagengwa

Chief Finance Officer    

Approved by:                     

Aloysius Ngarambe

Chief Executive Officer