Line Operator

Location: Lusaka, Zambia

Department: Operations

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Summary

Fenix is looking for a bright, highly motivated and disciplined individual with a passion for entrepreneurship, renewable energy, and financial inclusion to join our team. Fenix prides itself on always putting the customer first. We have been operating in Uganda and have just begun operations and sales in Zambia in September 2017.

About Fenix

Fenix International is a next-generation energy company.  Our mission is to transform our customers’ quality of life through disruptive innovation in energy and financial services. Our flagship product, ReadyPay Solar, is an expandable, lease-to-own solar home system financed through affordable instalments starting under $0.19 per day. We use real-time transaction data to create a unique credit score to finance power upgrades and other life-changing loans and open up a wider world of energy and financing for our customers.

To date, Fenix has sold over 150,000 ReadyPay Power systems in Uganda, bringing clean, reliable power for lights, phones, radios, TV and much more to over 900,000 people in Uganda.  In 2017, Fenix announced that it was joining forces with ENGIE, one of the world's largest energy companies and a leader in the move to renewable, decentralised and digital energy.  ENGIE will make significant commercial investments in Fenix to accelerate the path to our mission. Fenix will operate as a distinct and autonomous company within the ENGIE group in order to retain our unrelenting focus on innovation, smart iterative design, strong team culture and exceptional customer experience. Together, Fenix and ENGIE plan to bring life-changing energy and financial services to tens of millions of off-grid customers and to make universal access to modern energy a reality across Africa.

Job Description

Fenix is looking for a bright, highly motivated and disciplined Line Operator with a passion for entrepreneurship, renewable energy, and financial inclusion to join our team. Fenix prides itself on always putting the customer first.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in unloading and offloading stock arrivals and deliveries
  • Perform incoming quality control of inventory items
  • Perform assembly of inventory items into finished goods
  • Be diligent during assembly to minimize production errors
  • Be pro-active and enthusiastic in spotting errors and raise to management
  • Be diligent and responsible to ensure the safety of your teammates
  • Be diligent and responsible to ensure Fenix inventory and assets do not get lost, damaged or stolen
  • Assist in Inventory reconciliations
  • Other tasks as appointed by the management

Skills/Qualifications & Experience

  • Education
    • Minimum High School Certificate or A level Certificate
    • Diploma or Degree in a relevant field from a recognized University is a plus
  • Required skills:
    • Strong communication - ability to communicate with others to ensure proper flow of the line
    • Understanding of the importance of teamwork
    • Special attention to detail
    • Professional demeanor and work ethic
    • Hand-eye coordination needed for assembly of small parts
  • Required skills
    • Experience with assembly line production of very small and large items
    • Computer skills - basic proficiency with email programs and in Excel, Google Sheets, etc.

To Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter through the job posting at www.fenixintl.com/careers/.

Fenix offers a competitive salary, and a fun, high-growth work environment. We recognize the value of diversity in our workforce, and encourage all qualified candidates to apply. We thank all candidates who choose to apply, however, only those selected for a further interview will be contacted.

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