Nairobi Metropolitan Services Plant Operators Jobs in Kenya

Nairobi Metropolitan Services Plant Operators Jobs in Kenya

Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail:

  • Operating heavy plants of ‘difficult rating’ A and B;

  • Keeping records of inventory of all plants in a project/unit;

  • Formulating and administering working techniques;

  • Assisting in costing and evaluating small roads and accesses;

  • Preparing maintenance schedules for servicing of machines;

  • Organizing, managing and controlling operators and equipment on a given construction project and unit;

  • Carrying out filter and oil changes and simple adjustments not requiring special tools; and

  • Assisting in training of plant operators. In addition, the officer will assist in managing staff in implementing programmes approved by the maintenance unit.

    For appointment to this grade a candidate must have:

  • Have a Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education(KCSE) mean Grade ‘D’ Plain or equivalent qualification from a
    recognized Institution;

  • A valid driving license free from any current endorsement(s) for relevant class(es) of plants;

  • Passed Occupational Trade Test I for Plant Operators;

  • Ability to operate two (2) Plants of ‘difficult rating’ A and two (2) Plants of ‘difficult rating’ B;

  • Attended a Refresher Course for Plant Operators lasting not less than one (1) week within a period of three (3) years at the Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology (KIHBT) or any other recognized Institution;

  • Attended a First-Aid Course lasting not less than one (1) week from St. John Ambulance or Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology
    (KIHBT) or any other recognized Institution; and

  • A minimum of three (3) years’ experience in operating any of the following equipment/plant: forklift, motor grader, shovel, excavator, roller or any other special kinds’ of plants and equipment for which special authorization is required from the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) as defined in the Traffic Act before such plants can be registered for use.

  • Demonstrate outstanding professional competence and integrity in work performance and results

    How to Apply

  • Applications should be addressed to:

    The Director General
    Nairobi Metropolitan Services
    P.O Box 40530-00100

  • Each application should be accompanied by scanned copies of detailed curriculum vitae, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, testimonials, and other supporting documents.

  • Copy of the National Identity card.

  • Certificate of good conduct.

  • All applications should clearly be marked the position applied for and submitted online to to be received on
    or before 29th January 2021 at 5.00pm.


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