Architect Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Eldoret

Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital

Job Description

MOI UNIVERSITY

OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR ADMINISTRATION,PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the following posts. Two (2) copies of the applications should be submitted in writing together with an updated curriculum vitae giving details of applicant’s age, marital status, academic and professional qualifications, working experience, present post and salary, telephone contact, names and addresses of three referees plus copies of certificates and testimonials. The reference number of the position applied for should be clearly indicated.

Applications should be addressed to:-

Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration, Planning & Development)

Moi University

P.O Box 3900,

ELDORET.

so as to reach him not later than, 17th July, 2018. Applicants are advised to contact their referees and request them to send their letters of reference to the above address. The referees should write and send their recommendations under sealed envelope within three weeks from the date of this advertisement. For those already in employment, applications should be channelled through their Heads of Departments.

(i) Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted. Any canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification

(ii) Moi University is an equal opportunity employer

Interested applicants should visit the university website www.mu.ac.ke for detailed description of the requirements and responsibilities for each of the positions.

PROF. NATHAN O. OGECHI

AG. DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR ADMINISTRATION, PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT MOI UNIVERSITY

DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

(1) UNIVERSITY ARCHITECT – SCALE 14 (1 POSITION) MU/ADM/01/06/2018

Job Description

The Principal Architect will be the Head the Architectural Section. He/she will be responsible for monitoring of expenditure on the University Building Programmes; the officer will also be in-charge of a number of multidisciplinary working groups employed in the design and construction of various types of University buildings. In addition, the officer will be required to co-ordinate the preparation of forward budget, draft and revised development estimates for development projects. Duties will also entail dealing with policy matters of architectural nature originating from University, University Campuses, research and private consultants, faculties, departments, government ministries; manpower training projections; Council matters, maintenance of discipline and matters relating to the day to day administrative problems of the section. In the absence of the Development Officers, the Principal Architect will be the Head of the entire Development Department.

Qualifications for Architect Serving Officers

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have: –

(i) served in the grade of Senior Architect or in a comparable position for a minimum period of three (3) years;

(ii) been in possession of the full professional qualifications including

registration by the Board of Registration of Architects and Quantity Surveyors; of Kenya;

(iii) been a member of a recognized Professional Society;

(iv) a thorough knowledge of computer;

(v) demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

(vi) Must have a Masters Degree in Architecture, Urban/Physical Planning or Business Administration

(vii) A PhD would be an added advantage

Qualifications for Architect Direct Appointment

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have: –

(i) must have served in the Government or a large professional organization for a minimum period of (12) years.

(ii) Should have a masters degree in any Architectural disciplines

(iii) Must be registered by the Board of Registration of Architects and Quantity Surveyors

(iv) Be a member of a recognized Professional Society

(v) Be computer literate in relevant packages (Auto card)

(vi) PhD would be an added advantage

Also the officer at this Grade must meet the provisions of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya by providing relevant certificates from the following bodies:-

– Kenya Revenue Authority

– Higher Education Loans Board

– Criminal Investigations Department

– Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission

– Credit Reference Bureau

– Relevant professional body

SALARY SCALE

University Architect – Scale 14 (xiv) – Min of Ksh.170, 681/= p.m. – Max of Ksh.189,813/= p.m.

Chief Flight Instructor – Scale 13 (xiii) – Min of Kshs. 106,327/= pm – Max Kshs. 149,940/= p.m. Chief Security officer – Scale 12 (xii) – Min of Kshs.94, 347/= p.m. – Max of Kshs. – 131,736/=p.m.

Flight Instructor- Scale 12 (xii) – Min of Kshs.94, 347/= p.m. – Max of Kshs. 131,736/=p.m.

Fire Officer – Scale 9 (xi) – Min of Ksh.94, 347/= p.m. – Max of Kshs. 131,736/=p.m.

In addition to the salary, the terms of service include membership of Moi University Pension Scheme, attractive house allowance, non-contributory Medical Scheme, annual leave days and other benefits

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To apply for this job please visit www.brightermonday.co.ke.