TECHNICAL SERVICES MANAGER

Posted 4 weeks ago

Reporting to the Managing Director, the Technical Services Manager will be responsible for the maintenance of water production and distribution systems, and the wastewater collection and treatment facilities through administrative, supervisory and technical work related to planning and directing daily activities of mechanical, electrical and instrumentation maintenance staff.

Job description:
I. Coordinating all technical matters relating to corporate planning, design and implementation of water and sewerage services.
II. Training, motivating, coordinating, and evaluating assigned staff in order to ensure high service levels and correction of deficiencies
III. Analysing problems, identifying alternative solutions, project consequences of proposed actions and implementing solutions in liaison with the Managing Director.
IV. Promoting and developing sustainable and viable water supplies for both urban and rural schemes.
V. Planning and implementing maintenance and improvement projects and ensuring design and construction standards are adhered to and maintained
VI. Ensuring the effective use of all personnel, equipment, and facilities.
VII. Preparing and submitting reports through the Managing Director as required by statutory bodies and national laws and regulations
VIII. Implementing safety awareness programming in accordance with company policy and Environment and Safety guidelines.
IX. Ability to raise funds
X. Performing any other duties as assigned from time to time

Qualification and Experience
I. A Bachelor’s degree in any of the following: Water, Irrigation or civil Engineering from a recognised institution
II. Post graduate qualification in a relevant field will be an added advantage
III. Training and experience in developing and implementing Water Safety Plans will be an added advantage
IV. Minimum experience of 8 years in water and sewerage development, operation and maintenance with a minimum of 3 years related supervisory experience.
V. Demonstrated management and administrative skills backed by leadership qualities
VI. Ability to critically assess situations, solve problems, work effectively under stress, within deadlines, and in emergency situations
VII. Have high integrity and fulfil chapter six requirements of the Constitution of Kenya
VIII. Member of a relevant professional body (e.g. the institution of Engineers of Kenya)
IX. The Job is a 3 year contract.

Remuneration shall be commensurate with the qualifications and skills of the successful applicant

Interested applicants should forward their applications including detailed curriculum vitae containing copies of certificates, testimonials, name and address of three referees. Those who had earlier applied need not to re-apply.

All application should be send to the under-signed on or before 9TH OCTOBER, 2017

 

THE CHAIRMAN,

BOARD OF DIRECTORS,

BUSIA WATER AND SEWERAGE SERVICES COMPANY LIMITED,

P.O BOX 392-50400,

BUSIA, KENYA.

 

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