Butali Sugar Mills Shift Chemist Job in Kenya 2019
Job Employment Kenya: Butali Sugar Mills Shift Chemist Job in Kenya 2019
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

Butali Sugar Mills limited is an ultra-modern sugar factory within the heart of Kakamega County in the Western part of Kenya.

BSML seeks to recruit suitable professional for the following open position:-

Position: Shift Chemist

Department: Process

Reports To: Chief Chemist

Purpose: Taking lead in managing all process operations and product quality control / assurance functions in sugar plant and water services to achieve organizational objectives (quality targets).

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Inspect the process operation to ensure that set parameters are set.
  • Report any malfunction or breakdown at the process house.
  • Maintain discipline at the factory process.
  • Encourage teamwork at process house.
  • Ensure safety procedures are followed at the process house.
  • Shift report writing
  • Sanction the requisition for materials from main store.
  • Handling industrial relations and leave management at shop level.
  • Hands on approach with the ability to work under pressure and prioritizes multiple tasks to tight deadlines
  • Any other duties assigned by management.

Person Specifications

Academic Qualifications

  • Diploma in Analytical / Industrial Chemistry / Food Technology or equivalent

Professional Qualifications

  • Post qualification training in sugar processing will be an added advantage.


  • 5 years’ experience of relevant experience


  • Proficient with office computer applications
  • Prior experience guiding others doing similar work
  • Well developed report writing skills
  • Time management skills and attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated supervisory skills

How to Apply

Interested and suitable candidates should forward their applications with copies of academic qualifications,testimonials and professional certificates along with a detailed curriculum vitae to reach the undersigned,

Human Resources Manager
Butali Sugar Mills Limited
P.O Box 1400-50205

Email: hr@butalisugar.co.ke

Applications will be received on rolling basis.

Job Summary:
Job Title

Shift Chemist

Job Category

Engineering and Technical

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Company / Organization

Butali Sugar Mills

Approx. Salary


Job Opening Date


Job Expiry Date


Job Details
Job Location

Kakamega County

Kakamega County, Kenya


Kakamega County


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