Director Lands and Survey West Pokot County Public Service Board

  • Published date: May 10, 2021
  • Category: Management & Business Development
    • Location: Nairobi, Nairobi
  • Jop type:
  • Salary: Ksh Not mentioned
  • Company name: Jobs in Kenya

Job Description

Job Summary

Pursuant to the provision of County Government Act , No. 17 of 2012 section 45, 59 (1) (b) the West Pokot County Public Service Board wishes to consider applications from highly qualified results-oriented and self-motivated Kenyan citizens for appointments to the above position.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor

  • Experience Level: Management level

  • Experience Length: 10 years

Job Description/Requirements



Terms of Service:

• 3 years Contract renewable subject to performance.
• Salary as prescribed by SRC. Job Description The job holder will be the Head of Survey Department and is responsible for all survey and mapping functions on road development projects.

Duties and Responsibilities
• Coordinating the development and review of policies, plans and strategies on surveying, GIS and mapping;
• Overseeing maintenance of road reserve boundaries;
• Verifying cadastral, adjudication, photo control and engineering surveys;
• Coordinating publication of plans, maps and charts;
• Providing guidance on standardization and certification of survey equipment;
• Overseeing preparation and submission of technical and administrative reports of the department;
• Supervising and undertaking quality control of in-house and outsourced survey services;
• Monitoring and evaluating the survey and mapping activities;
• Preparing departmental budgets, monitoring and evaluating budget control measures ;
• Managing and developing staff the department.

Requirement for Appointments:
• A minimum of ten (10) years relevant work experience and at least five (5) years in a Management role in comparable position in the Public Service or in the Private Sector;
• Master’s Degree in Surveying and Photogrammetry or an equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
• Bachelor’s Degree in Surveying and Photogrammetry or an equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
• Valid Practicing License from Lands Surveyor’s Board (LSB) of Kenya;
• Full membership with the Institution of Surveyors of Kenya (ISK), (Land Surveyors Chapter);
• Letter of Good standing from Institution of Surveyors of Kenya (ISK);
• Demonstrated Leadership and Management Competency including Project Management skills;
• Proven Proficiency in Computer Applications;
• Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution; and
• Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

You can access the advertisement details on our website and submit online applications through our email
• All application should be submitted on or before Thursday 27th May, 2021 to
Ag. Secretary/CEO
West Pokot County Public Service Board
P.O Box 577 – 30600

• The County Government of West Pokot is an equal opportunity employer. Youth, Women, person living with Disabilities, Marginalized and Minority Communities are encouraged to apply.
• Canvasing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification
• Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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