Not only does sell the world’s most fuel-efficient charcoal and wood household stoves, but we are also the only cookstove company that manufactures all its products in sub-Saharan Africa’s only state-of-the-art clean cookstove manufacturing facility.
Since 2013, BURN has sold 700,000+ Jikokoa ™ stoves in East Africa. These stoves have helped 3,000,000 beneficiaries save $215 million in fuel expenditures and 2.
6 million tons of wood while reducing indoor air pollution by 65%. BURN currently sells 25,000 stoves per month and is on track to double sales over the next 12 months by expanding its successful model across Africa.
BURN has 300 employees and expects strong growth in the number of employees in the coming years.BURN is now poised to bring its revolutionary biomass cookstoves as well as a new range of electric, hybrid, and liquid fuel stoves to Sub-Saharan Africa & beyond.
Over the next 3 years, BURN will enter 6 new countries and launch 5 new products.BURN is a corruption-free business, and in accordance with its graft policy, there is zero-tolerance for giving or receiving bribes or allowing any other undue influence on our operations.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
About the Role :
BURN is currently seeking a mission-driven candidate as a Design Engineering Fellow in our factory in Ruiru, Kenya.
Roles and Responsibilities :
Must Haves :
Ideal Candidate :
Location and Duration :
Mechanical engineering, product development, or industrial design background
Good command of CAD software, documentation skills
Practical working experience
Familiarity with basic tool shop equipment and tools, such as drill press, mill, lathe, etc
Mechanical aptitude, understanding of process development
Experience in tooling, jigs and fixtures design
Preference for experience with CNC, sheet metal, production environments, or process development
Job Location - Street Address
Go Downs 8-11, New Horizons Industrial Park, Ruiru, Kenya
Conceptual and detailed design of clean-burning cookstoves and accessories for East Africa
Research and developing manufacturing processes including designing tools for production
Fabrication of prototypes, including sheet metal forming, 3d printing and others
Testing concepts and prototypes in the lab and field
Works well in a team setting