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Position Superintendent of works
Job Reference NumberV10312014l
Number of Posts 4
Terms of Service two (2) year contract, renewable subject to satisfactory performance.
Work Station Mombasa, Nakuru, Kisumu and Nairobi
Date registered31-Oct-2014
Opening Date of Advert31-Oct-2014
Closing Date of Advert13-Nov-2014

-The candidate must have:-
- i. A Higher Diploma in Building and Civil Engineering Works
-Technology as a minimum qualification.
- ii. Five (5) years post qualification in hands on experience in supervision of construction works.
- iii. Experience in the supervision of works of similar magnitude will be an added advantage.
- iv. Good communication and high technical skills.
- v. Good personality, who pays attention to details, and has proven track record in dealing with supervision of construction staff and contractors and has ability to motivate, inspire and achieve results, good oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, is a team player and is of good integrity.
- vi. Proficient in the use of IT, especially MS Word, Excel, MS Project, and other related packages.
Duties and Responsibilities
-Successful candidates will be posted in the regions (Mombasa, Nakuru, Kisumu and Nairobi) to take care of any on-going construction works and building condition surveys in the respective regions. The Superintendents of Works will be responsible for the following tasks:
- i. Supervise construction works to ensure adherence to quality and timeliness.
- ii. Monitor progress of construction works regularly and report to the relevant officers for action.
- iii. Make regular building condition surveys (in collaboration with the Estates Manager) and making recommendations for required maintenance works.
- iv. Check the setting out of new and any remodeling works to ensure consistency with drawings.
- v. Confirm Contractor’s Valuations of on-going work done & materials on site.
- vi. Routine checks of equipment in the area of specialization e.g. the building standby generator’s working condition, water pumps, electrical, lifts etc.
- vii. Supervise and guide artisans on any works carried out by internal staff or contracted for construction works.
Important Information
-You are required to attach detailed curriculum vitae, including daytime telephone contact, copies of academic and professional transcripts, certificates and testimonials Note:
- • Please do not apply for these positions if you do not have the required qualifications and experience as per the advertisement.
- • Only short listed candidates shall be contacted and any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification
- The Judicial Service Commission is an equal opportunity employer