Rural Electrification Authority Senior Wood Scientist Jobs in Kenya
Rural Electrification Authority Senior Wood Scientist Jobs in KenyaJob specification
Duties and Responsibilities at this level will entail:- Distribute test reports as may be necessary.
Maintain test results as may be necessary; and
Avail correct test results for the tests conducted;
Study of factors degrading wood and determine the methods of treatment;
Maintain samples collected as may be required to yield correct test results and test history;
Carry out quality tests of wood poles being delivered to the corporation to ensure conformity to standards;
Formulating, updating and maintaining technical specifications for poles for use in the electricity distribution function;
Apply test processes as required during testing of various materials;
Carry out chemical analysis of wood, quantitative chemical wood analysis, and wood preservation;
Collect samples for the relevant wood tests;
Advise on wood samples preservation techniques that should be applicable in the wood testing laboratories;
Advise of wood preservation technologies that should be applicable from time to time;
Advise and review the testing equipment’s necessary for wood testing;
Advise on establishment of an appropriate Wood Laboratory for the corporation;
Formulate, maintain and update procedures to be consistent with current trends in timber preservation and testing;
Formulate policy framework on wood poles testing;
For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:-
A minimum of four (4) years’ relevant experience;
Bachelors degree in any of the following disciplines: forestry, wood science and technology or related disciplines from a recognized institution;
Masters degree in any of the following disciplines: forestry, wood science and technology or related disciplines from a recognized institution;
Membership to a relevant professional body in good standing;
Proficiency in Computer Applications;
Certificate in supervisory course lasting not less two (2) weeks from a recognized institution;
Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results;
Proficiency in computer applications; and
Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
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