Telecommunications Rigger I - Job Grade “7” – One (1) Post

Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) is a State Corporation whose responsibility is to manage and conserve wildlife in Kenya. The Service seeks to recruit dynamic, innovative and experienced individuals to fill the under-listed positions at its Headquarters in Nairobi.
 

Reporting to the Telecommunications Rigging Superintendent, the overall responsibility will be to construct and maintain radio masts and fabrication of solar brackets.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Designing, fabricating and installing masts and solar brackets.

  • Preparing and implementing routine maintenance schedules for radio masts and repeater houses.

  • Painting masts and replacing worn out mast accessories.

  • Installing communication antennae on lattice masts.

  • Installing brackets for mobile radios.

  • Ensuring proper earthling of masts.

  • Supervising telecommunication riggers.

 

Job Requirements

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering.

  • At least three (3) years experience in a relevant field.

  • Experience in welding, fabrications and rigging.

Interested and suitably qualified individuals should forward their applications enclosing copies of their academic and professional certificates, copy of ID card, detailed CV indicating work experience, current remuneration and employer, daytime telephone contact – both office and mobile, names, addresses and emails of three (3) referees to the address below not later than 25th September, 2017 at 4.00pm. 

Director General

Kenya Wildlife Service

P. O. Box 40241 - 00100

Nairobi, Kenya.

Email: recruitment@kws.go.ke

Short-listed candidates will be required to obtain and be in possession of the following documents at the interview stage:-

 

  • Certificate of good conduct from the CID.

  • Tax compliance certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority.

  • Clearance from Higher Education Loans Board (Where applicable).

  • Clearance from Kenya Credit Reference Bureau.

  • Clearance from Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.

 

Applications without relevant qualifications, copies of documentation/details as sought for will not be considered. Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification. Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted.

 

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