Action Africa Help - International Workshop Officer Kakuma Jobs in Kenya

Action Africa Help - International Workshop Officer Kakuma Jobs in Kenya

  • Action Africa Help International (AAH-I) is a regional African-led non-governmental organisation that supports livelihood-challenged communities in East and Southern Africa to sustainably improve their well-being and standard of living.

  • With Country Programmes in South Sudan, Kenya, Somalia, Uganda, Zambia and recently in Djibouti, AAH-I has over 25 years’ experience working with communities in conflict and post-conflict situations, including refugees, internally displaced people and host communities.

  • More recently AAH-I has expanded its activities to work with other marginalised communities, including pastoralists and people living in informal urban settlements.

    Job Summary

  • The Workshop Officer will be responsible for managing the Workshop Staff and facilities and ensuring that safety is always observed and workshop well secured.

  • S/he will establish appropriate set-up and budget to deliver an efficient repair and maintenance service.

  • Establish and list vehicle assessment/diagnosis reports and make technical recommendations.

  • The role is responsible for scheduling the maintenance of partner’s generators and ensuring that the repairs carried out meet standard requirements.


  • Degree in mechanical engineering/Higher National Diploma in mechanical engineering with more than 10 years of experience or its equivalent.

  • Relevant training in administration/asset management and supplies

  • Minimum 5 years work experience in a comparable position preferably with an INGO.

    Skills and Competencies

  • Business oriented and analytical thinker.

  • Experience in Automotive engineering/Logistics

  • Experience in spare parts management

  • Ability to take initiative and work independently

  • Good organisational and team skills.

  • Very good working knowledge of ICT technologies (ERP software, email, internet and computer applications)

  • INGO experience and understanding of humanitarian sector- an added advantage.

  • Commitment to and understanding of AAH-I’s vision, mission and values.

    How to Apply

  • Interested candidates should email application letters and CVs (with 3 referees) addressed to

  • to be received by 3 rd January, 2020.

  • The email Subject Line must show the job title of the position applied for.

  • AAH-K is an equal-opportunity employer.

  • We thank candidates for their high interest in the opportunities we publish on our website.

  • Due to the high number of applications we receive, we will only get back to shortlisted candidates.

  • AAH-K does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process nor does it use recruitment agents.

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