Senior principal superintending engineer

Taita Taveta County

Job Description

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

9. CPSB/TTC/009/2018

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:

The Secretary/CEO

County Public Service Board

Private Bag

Voi

Or hand delivered at the Board offices Ground floor Maghamba Plaza, Opposite Kenya Power

offices, Voi.

Important information

– 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.

SECRETARY/CEO

COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD

Dated: Friday 25th May, 2018

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