CAREER OPPORTUNITY

  KCA University is a dynamic private business university committed to quality service, student success, and academic excellence. The University seeks to recruit competent, qualified and suitable candidates to fill the following position.

Electrician     

                                             

  JOB OBJECTIVE

  The job holder will be responsible for providing all general electrical and electronics

   installation, repair and maintenance works in the University. 

.  DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Review electrical plans and specifications in building in order to understand the construction layout and related materials for electrical and electronics works in the
    University.

  • Implement all electrical and electric systems and equipment installation, modification, repair and maintenance.

  • Ensure all electrical installation, repairs and maintenance meet the requirements of the appropriate codes and environmental safety and protection requirement.

  • Change, repair and modify building electrical systems, wiring, fittings and appliances to suit end user interests.

  • Identify and requisition the required tools, equipment and materials needed for use in electrical and electronics work.

  • Perform scheduled general maintenance service on electrical wiring, systems ,
    equipment and appliances in the University.

  • Implement all electrical and electronics installation, maintenance and user requirements as specified by the manufacturer of systems and fixture.

  • Undertake repairs, performance verification testing, acceptance testing, planned preventative maintenance and electrical safety testing on electrical equipment.

  • Train other staff in use of electric equipment and devices, keeping training records for safety and maintenance in the University.

  • Report faulty electronics and electrical appliances for their requisition and replacement.
     

  QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

   The candidate should possess the following qualifications and experience.

  • Diploma in Electrical/ Electronics and or it's equivalent from a reputable institution.

  • Minimum of one (1) year relevant working experience

  • Professional Membership with KETRB, IET, etc.

  • Experience of working within an educational environment or hospitality will be an added advantage

  OTHER SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Computer literate

  • Knowledge of relevant professional standards.

  • Understand the Regulations that apply to installations, repairs and maintenance of electricity systems and appliances in Kenya.

  HOW TO APPLY

   Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit an application letter

   indicating current and desired salary, a detailed CV and three references via email

   to  hrjobs@kca.ac.ke by 21st February, 2020. KCAU staff are encouraged to apply 

 

   Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Human Resources Director,

KCA University,

P.O Box 56808-00200,

Nairobi.