Senior Artisans Jobs in Kenya - 4 Positions

Senior Artisan


Requirements for Appointment

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

  • Certificate in Mechanical, Electrical, Building Constr rom a recognized institution:
  • National Trade Test I certificate in the arca of specialization from National Industrial Training
  • Authority or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Served in the grade of Artisan I Grade AD 4 or in a comparable position for a minimum period of three (3) years;
  • Certificate in computer application skills from a recognized institution; and
  • Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Making and maintaining mechanical, plumbing, electrical, masonry, carpentry, tailoring and building works in buildings and other structures;
  • Carrying out routine checks for repairs and maintenance of water, mechanical, electrical, water and drainage system;
  • Supervising repairing and maintaining water supply systems;
  • Carrying out routine checks for repairs and maintenance;
  • Coordinating inspection of various works;
  • Coordinating troubleshooting on buildings system;
  • Making requisitions for materials;
  • Installing, maintaining and operating building equipment;
  • Testing electrical equipment for proper operation;
  • Observing safety measures;
  • Interpreting simple drawings; and
  • Performing any other duties assigned by the Head of Department

How To Apply

The applicants MUST:

  • Be employees of Kibabii University on Permanent and Pensionable Terms for Administrative staff;
  • Be employees of Kibabii University either on Permanent & Pensionable terms or Contract Terms for Academic Staff;
  • Have served in their current grade for a minimum period of three (3) years; and
  • Apply for only one (1) grade above their current grade.

ONLY Kibabii University staff on permanent and pensionable terms and contract terms are required to apply for advertised positions. Each application shall be accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, national identity card or passport, testimonials and other relevant supporting documents.

A letter of recommendation from the Chairperson/Head of Department on the applicant’s professional experience and character in general should be sent to the address below.

All applicants should be clearly marked with the referenced number of the advertised position and submitted as follows:-

  • Three (3) Hard Copies; and
  • Electronic scanned copies in PDF format (as one running document) to be sent to the following e-mail

Applications must be submitted on or before Friday 25th August, 2023 and be addressed to:

The Vice Chancellor, Kibabii University,
P.O. Box 1699 – 50200,
Dropped at:-
Kibabii University — Main Campus
Administration Registry, Third Floor Room ADA 307

Please Note:

  • Kibabii University is an equal opportunity employer. Women, marginalized and persons living with disability are encouraged to apply.
  • The University does not charge any fee for the whole recruitment and selection exercise.
  • Any form of canvasing will lead to automatic disqualification of the applicant.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted