National Aviation Safety Officer
World Food Programme (WFP) Job:
National Aviation Safety Officer, This Vacancy is open to Kenyan male and female citizens only.
Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply.
Duty Station: Nairobi
Qualifications and Experience:
Education: University degree in business administration, engineering, computer science, quality assurance, technical statistics or management or equivalent professional experience in aviation or extensive relevant commercial aviation related experience. Training and knowledge of aviation is an essential qualification, preferably with pilot or engineer licences.
Desirable: Air safety or aviation management technical degree or certificates; higher level aviation operations/management education or equivalent professional experience in aviation. Experience wit aircraft types used by WFP, i.e. C208, B1900, DHC8.
Experience: At least three years' progressively responsible practical commercial aviation and professional experience in civilian, military or regulatory sector; adequate knowledge and experience of aircraft technical flight operations. Aviation safety system experience.
Skills: Good interpersonal and team-building skills; proven ability to work as part of a multi-cultural team; strong analytical skills; good writing skills.
Training and/or experience utilising computers including data bases, word processing, graphical, spreadsheet and other software packages.
Language: Fluency in both written and oral English.
Kenyan nationals with the above qualifications and experience are requested to submit a covering letter quoting Vacancy Announcement No. WFP/44/09 along with their current/detailed Curriculum Vitae, photocopies of relevant certificates and name, title, address and e-mail address of three referees.
Envelopes should be marked:-CONFIDENTIAL WFP/44/09 and sent to:
Human Resources Officer
World Food Programme,
P.O. Box 44482, Nairobi 00100.
Deadline for application: 31 August