AMREF Aircraft Towing Operator Jobs in Nairobi Airports - Kenya

Responsible to maintain safe and effective ground movement of aircraft towing including the supervision of safe start-up procedures.

Perform towing operations as well as clean aircraft while observing the highest safety standards in accordance with AMREF Flying Doctors set standards of operation.


  • Performing towing task as per directive of duty supervisor.
  • Conducting operational inspection of tow tractor and tow bar before every use.
  • Perform manoeuvring aircraft inside/outside hangar.
  • Maintaining cleanliness of the towing tractor at all time.
  • Monitoring radio communication, towing request instruction as per the duty supervisor/officer.
  • Monitor Aircraft Traffic Control (ATC) radio communication especially during towing aircraft.
  • Comply with the company’s towing Standing Operating Procedures (SOP) at all times and Safety regulation KCARS, KAA and IATA Safety Standards.
  • Perform other ground handling duties as below:
  • Ensuring cleanliness of the aircraft as per company standards
  • Preparing the aircraft for flights
  • Re-fuelling and de-fuelling
  • Loading and off-loading of the aircraft
  • Aircraft and general aviation knowledge is an advantage
  • Any other work related assignment that may be reasonably assigned to you


  • High school education KCSE
  • Proof of aircraft towing training
  • Completion of ATC Radio communication training
  • At least 4 years’ experience in towing operations
  • Minimum 3 years of work-related
    experience in ground operations
  • Proof of aircraft towing training
  • Skilled in operating Ground Handling Equipment
  • Airside Safety Awareness training
  • Valid Basic Airside Driving Course
  • Fluent in English communication
  • Knowledge in computer skills
  • Have outstanding customer service skills
  • Good written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be a self-starter
  • Be able to find solutions in a challenging work environment
  • Work ethics and integrity

    How to Apply

    If you meet the criteria and have the passion to contribute to the leading African-based Aero Medical and Health Assistance service provider, submit your letter and CV quoting the reference number for the position on the
    subject line of the email to

    Deadlines for submission is Tuesday, 14th August 2018.

    Feedback will be given to shortlisted candidates only.

    Find jobs in Kenya. Jobs - Kenya jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Kenyan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Kenya.

    Jobs in Kenya - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Kenya.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Kenya posted and updated daily - click here!

  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Jobs in Kenya.

    Scholarship 2019/20

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2019/2020
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.