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 PRINCIPAL SUPERINTENDING ENGINEER (ROADS) JOB GROUP R
Number of Posts: One (1)
Terms of Service: 5 (Five) Years Contract
(a) Duties and Responsibilities
An officer at this level will be deployed at the County Headquarters or as County Works Officer.
(I). Co-ordination of the review and formulation of general policies on procurement of works and ensure efficiency in the repair and maintenance of all road works;
(II). Budgeting; carrying quality assurance of road services;
(III). Coordinating the evaluation and monitoring adherence and compliance with the set commitments and indicators in the departmental performance contract and be responsible for the overall planning;
(IV). As a County Roads Engineer, the officer will be responsible for direction and coordination of roads and research activities within the county;
(V). Duties will also include supervision of construction, rehabilitation and maintenance of classified and unclassified roads;
(VI). Preparation of tender documents; monitoring the execution of roads; developments projects and supervision and training of engineers and technical staff.
(b) Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:
(I). Served in the grade of Chief Superintending Engineer (Roads/Materials) JG Q or a comparable and relevant position in the public service for at least 3 years;
(II). Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
(III). MUST be registered by Engineers Registration Board of Kenya;
(IV). Current Valid Annual Practicing License from Engineers Registration Board of Kenya;
(V). Corporate membership with the Institution of Engineers of Kenya (IEK);
(VI). Attended a strategic Leadership Development Course lasting not less than six weeks from a recognized institution and;
(VII). Demonstrated general administrative ability required for direction, control and implementation of Civil Engineering programmes;
(VIII). 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
To apply for this job please visit www.brightermonday.co.ke.