Land and Physical Planning Director, Kenya Institute of Surveying and Mapping Jobs in Kenya

Land and Physical Planning Director, Kenya Institute of Surveying and Mapping Jobs in Kenya


For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  • Served for a minimum period of three (3) years in the grade of Deputy Director, Kenya Institute of Survey and Mapping, CSG 6 or in a comparable and relevant position in the Public Service;

  • A Bachelors degree in any of the following disciplines: Land Surveying, Geomatics, Geomatics Engineering, Geospatial, Geospatial Engineering, Technology in Geomatics, Geo-informatics, Cartography, Remote Sensing, Photogrammetry,
    Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information and Communication Technology
    (ICT), Entrepreneurship, Print Media Management, Printing Technology, Education or equivalent qualification from a University recognized in Kenya;

  • A Master’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Land Surveying, Geomatics,
    Geomatics Engineering, Geospatial, Geospatial Engineering, Cartography, Remote Sensing, Geodesy, Hydrography, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Public/Business Administration, Environmental Science, Geography, Physics,
    Mathematics, Computer Science, Entrepreneurship, Printing and Publishing, Physical Planning, Regional and Urban Planning, Geophysics, Geology,
    Information and Communication Technology or equivalent qualification from a University recognized in Kenya;

  • Been registered by the Technical and Vocational Education Training Authority (TVETA) or training of Trainers Certificate or Instructor Training Certificate lasting not less than three (3) months from a recognized institution will be an added advantage

  • Membership with a relevant professional body (where applicable);

  • Demonstrated administrative and professional competence and managerial capability required for effective planning,
    organization of training programmes;and

  • Exhibited a comprehensive understanding of national goals, policies and programmes and the ability to relate them to proper management of the Survey and Mapping training function; and

  • Meet the requirements of Chapter six of the constitution

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • The Director will be responsible to the principal Secretary for the overall management of
    the Institute. Duties and responsibilities include: -

  • Overseeing the formulation, implementation and review of the Institute’s policies, procedures, standards, guidelines and programs;

  • Advising on matters relating to the Institute’s training function;

  • Facilitating training programmes, seminars, workshops and symposia;

  • Overseeing the implementation of academic programs;

  • Commissioning research and consultancy programmes;

  • Collaborating with strategic partners, organizations and institutions;

  • Ensuring integrity, accuracy and security of academic records;

  • Approving the Institute’s publications; and

  • Coordinating curriculum development.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Land and Physical Planning Director, Kenya Institute of Surveying and Mapping Jobs in Kenya


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