Trans Nzoia County - County Director (Public Works) Jobs in Kenya

Trans Nzoia County - County Director (Public Works) Jobs in Kenya


  • The Director Public Works will be responsible to the Chief Officer Public Works, Transport and Infrastructure and will head the Mechanical and Transport Directorate and be responsible for all matters pertaining to mechanical engineering (motor vehicles) and the Mechanical and Transport Fund (MTF).

    Specific duties and responsibilities include;

  • Formulation of policy and development of standards for procurement and maintenance of vehicles, plant and mechanical equipment;

  • Allocation of resources to ensure the optimum utilization and working efficiency of all vehicles, plant and equipment maintained by then Department’s workshops and asset register of the same;

  • Assessing the future workload and planning the development of workshops, manpower and financial/resources;

  • Provision of technical advice and assistance to other departments, client departments, government bodies, public and private sector on matters relating to mechanical engineering, motor vehicles, plant and equipment; staff
    management and development.

    Requirements for Appointment

    For appointment to this grade; an officer must have:

  • Served in the grade of Senior Principal Superintending Engineer (Mechanical) or comparable and relevant position in the Public Service for at least three (3) years;

  • Hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution;

  • Master of Science degree
    in Construction Engineering Management or equivalent from a recognized institution.

  • Been registered by the Engineers Registration Board of Kenya;

  • Current valid annual Practicing License from Engineers Registration Board of Kenya;

  • Membership with the Institute of Engineers of Kenya (IEK);

  • Attended a Strategic Leadership Development Course lasting not less than six weeks from a recognized Institution;

  • Demonstrated a high degree of professional competence, administrative capability required for effective planning, direction, control and coordination of mechanical engineering development programmes; and

  • A thorough understanding of National goals, policies and programmes and the ability to translate them to the mechanical engineering functions;

  • Satisfy the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Trans Nzoia County - County Director (Public Works) Jobs in Kenya


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