REREC Manager - Geospatial Jobs in Kenya

REREC Manager - Geospatial Jobs in Kenya

Job Specifications

  • Formulating, developing and reviewing standards and frameworks for cartography, survey and wayleaves;

  • Providing accurate spatial data and information necessary to support effective engineering design of projects;

  • Overseeing supervision of contracted surveyors to ensure timely submission of awarded survey, wayleaves and cartography projects services;

  • Coordinating Verification of accuracy of presented survey, wayleaves and cartography data from contracted surveyors, to ensure they meet Corporation’s set standards;

  • Approving documents to facilitate survey, wayleaves and cartography payments;

  • Providing professional advice on Land Issues /Matter from time to time;

  • Coordinating Survey and Pegging of lines for contractors when need arises;

  • Participating in wayleave acquisition for REREC projects;

  • Managing the keeping of survey, wayleaves and cartography records; and spatial databases;

  • Ensuring Mapping the assets, projects and other properties; and information for the Corporation Master plan;

  • Approving working drawings for design projects;

  • Coordinating conversion and uploading of drawings into SAP system;

  • Coordinating submission of drawings for completed projects to Kenya Power for commissioning;

  • Coordinating mapping of location of proposed transmission and distribution networks including primary and secondary feeding substations along the proposed routes;

  • Liaising with other departments of the Corporation on matters pertaining to cartography survey and wayleaves;

  • Managing human, financial and material resources assigned to the department;

  • Preparing budget and ensure budgetary control for the department;

  • Approving payment certificates to facilitate payment to contracted Surveyors for survey, wayleaves and cartography services;

  • Forwarding Assessment of Crop/Property Damage incurred during construction of lines for approval and

  • Coordinating negotiation on settlement of compensation;

  • Resolving Dispute arising from wayleaves issues;

  • Ensuring supportive working environment to foster optimum performance; and

  • Monitoring department performance and initiate necessary interventions.

    Person Specifications

  • A minimum period of ten (10) years relevant experience four (4) of which must be in management role in comparable and relevant position;

  • Masters Degree in any of the following: Land Economics, Survey, Real Estate, cartography, Geospatial Engineering, Geomatics Engineering, Photogrammetry, Geographical Information Services, Cartography or its equivalent from any of the related field from a recognized institution;

  • Bachelors Degree in any of the following Land Economics, Survey, Real Estate, cartography Geospatial Engineering, Geomatics Engineering, Photogrammetry, Geographical Information Services, Cartography or and other related field from a recognized institution;

  • Registered membership to Institution of Surveyors of Kenya (ISK);

  • Certificate in management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks;

  • Proficiency in Computer Applications; and

  • Fulfilled the requirements of the Chapter Six of the Constitution.

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; REREC Manager - Geospatial Jobs in Kenya

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