Repairs and Maintenance Officer Vacancy in Kenya

Repairs and Maintenance Officer Vacancy in Kenya

  • The eligible person will be coordinating installation, maintenance and repair work in buildings, oversee and determine repair procedures.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee and coordinate electrical, plumbing, ventilation and other repair works

  • Developing, implementing and updating repairs and maintenance procedures

  • Responsible for evaluating problematic systems or facilities and determining what installation or repair services need to be performed

  • Ensures prompt repairs are done in times of emergency breakdowns.

  • Providing budget estimates and ensuring timely delivery of repair and maintenance works

  • Streamlines associated job execution and repair costs.

  • Developing repair schedules

  • Performing initial evaluations of building systems and distributing work assignments.

  • Solicit bids and manage the budget for maintenance and capital improvement projects

  • Selecting renovation-level contractors; ensuring contractors meet industry standards and inspecting their work upon completion

  • Hire workers, organize schedules, and assign work activity.

  • Minimize the frequency or severity accidents of maintenance personnel and contractors by identifying risks.

  • Submits reports regarding repair jobs, which include consumption of man hours, materials, tools and skills.

  • Perform other duties as required from time to time

    Skill and Knowledge Requirements

  • A degree/diploma in a technical course or equivalent

  • Training in accredited TIVET or NYS institution an
    added advantage

  • Relevant technical skills in electrical, carpentry and plumbing fields

  • One year of hands-on experience

  • High level of safety awareness.

  • High levels of integrity

  • Ability to effectively relate with people from different backgrounds.

  • Good communication skills to effectively interact with different groups of people.

  • Ability to work evenings, holidays and weekends when needed

  • Well organized, detail oriented and efficient

  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task with good problem-solving ability

  • Knowledge of regulations regarding housing quality and maintenance standards

    How to Apply

  • If you are up to the challenge, possess the required qualifications and experience; please send your application with a well detailed CV, names & addresses of three referees quoting the job title on the email subject (Repair and maintenance Officer) to


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