Kenya Civil Aviation Authority Manager Engineering Services Jobs in Kenya

Kenya Civil Aviation Authority Manager Engineering Services Jobs in Kenya

Kenya Civil Aviation Authority

Job Opportunities

  • The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority is responsible for providing regulatory oversight on
    air safety, air navigation services and aviation training in Kenya.

  • The Authority is seeking to recruit qualified Kenyan citizens to fill the following vacant positions in its establishment.

    Manager Engineering Services

    Job Purpose

  • To plan, implement and maintain quality and costeffective Aviation facilities, services and resources associated with air navigation services.

    Scope of work / Duties / Responsibilities

  • Formulating, planning and implementing policies, programmes and procedures concerning implementation and maintenance of Communication, navigation and
    surveillance facilities.

  • Overseeing the implementation of technical standards and recommended practices as per ICAO annex 10 and Kenyan Standards.

  • Investigating operational complaints and irregularities within the department and
    collaborates in the investigation of incidents and breaches of aviation regulations and procedures.

  • Developing job description, maintaining discipline, efficiency and ensuring proper deployment of staff in the department.

  • Conducting regular performance reviews of staff in the department to determine training and development needs and ensuring the highest standards of performance and conduct are being adhered to.

  • Coordinating research and development of new systems and equipment.

  • Preparing and implementing the department’s operational plan and budget to achieve targets in line with the KCAA strategy.

  • Liaising with the planning and development team to identify improvements to the Engineering Services.

  • Liaising with the Quality Management department to ensure effective service delivery.

  • Liaising with the regulator to implement effective inspection and surveillance of equipment

  • Managing
    Aeronautical frequency spectrum utilization and coordinating the allocation of radio telephony call signs with ICAO.

  • Developing and appraising Aeronautical Telecommunications infrastructure and systems.

  • Maintaining safety management System for CNS.

  • Performing other official duties as may be assigned by Director Air Navigation Services.


  • BSc degree in Engineering (Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronic/ Aeronautical) from recognized university.

  • A Master’s degree in aviation related field from a recognized University;

  • Certificate in at least three CNS Equipment Maintenance Courses.

  • Be a registered member of the Engineers Registration Board or other relevant body recognized by law;

  • Training in management and leadership;

  • 5 years’ experience in a senior position in a similar engineering environment.

  • Proven experience for financial and people management

    Knowledge and Skills

  • Extensive knowledge of the Kenya Civil Aviation Regulations and ICAO standards.

  • Project Management and Implementation skills.

  • Knowledge of trends in the Aviation Industry.

  • Ability to manage crises by directing recourses appropriately.

  • Written and verbal communication skills.

  • Computer literate

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenya Civil Aviation Authority Manager Engineering Services Jobs in Kenya

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