Taita Taveta County
The Taita Taveta County Public Service Board invites applications from suitable and qualified Kenyan citizens to fill the following vacant positions:
VACANCIES IN THE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS, HOUSING AND INFRASTRUCTURE
POSITION: SENIOR SUPERITENDENT BUILDING, JOB GROUP L
Number of Posts: Four (4)
Terms of Service: 5 (Five) Years Contract
(a) Duties and Responsibilities
An officer at this level will be deployed as a clerk of works for buildings under construction or as a supervisor of maintenance works at the sub county
(I). Assisting in the planning of supervision programmes for a number of buildings;
(II). Compilation of site weekly reports, monitoring and supervision of works in progress;
(III). Assisting in the preparation of monthly physical progress reports of individual projects;
(IV). Ensuring specification and standards are adhered to during construction;
(V). Arranging for testing of materials; and preparation of cost estimates and schedule of material for simple buildings on labour contracts.
As a supervisor of maintenance works at Sub County, duties will involve supervision of artisans carrying out repairs and alteration of existing buildings; preparation of cost estimates and cost of materials; control of usage of material on site
(b) Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:
(I). Served in the grade of Superintendent (Buildings) or comparable relevant position in public service for at least 3 years;
(II). Diploma in Building and Civil Engineering or Construction Technician Certificate Part III or its equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
(III). Attended a supervisory management course lasting not less than four weeks from a recognized institution;
(IV). Shown administrative ability, wide knowledge and experience in preparation of drawings and management of drawings office; and
(V). Shown administrative ability by being conversant with government procedures;
(VI). MUST satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope addressed to:
County Public Service Board
Or hand delivered at the Board offices Ground floor Maghamba Plaza, Opposite Kenya Power
– Candidates must attach a clear copy of their national identity card or valid passport.
– The applications with copies of academic and professional certificates and other testimonials should reach the County Public Service Board on or before 4.30 PM on Friday 22nd June,2018
– Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
– Youth, women and persons with special needs are encouraged to apply.
Candidates found canvassing will automatically be disqualified.
COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD
Dated: Friday 25th May, 2018