Repairs and Maintenance Officer Job in Kenya

  • Published date: June 10, 2021
  • Category: Maintenance / Technician
    • Location: Nairobi, Nairobi
  • Jop type:
  • Salary: Ksh Not mentioned
  • Company name: Jobs in Kenya

Job Description

Job Title: Repairs and Maintenance Officer

Job Summary: The eligible person will be coordinating installation, maintenance and repair work in buildings, overseeing and determining repair procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and coordinate the workers who improve, maintain and repair carpentry, painting, electrical, plumbing, ventilation, and other building systems.

  • Developing and implementing repairs and maintenance procedures

  • Ensures prompt repairs are done in times of emergency breakdowns.

  • Streamlines associated job execution and repair costs.

  • Developing and carrying out detailed plans and schedules for preventive maintenance; grounds keeping; equipment and appliance repair or replacement

  • Responsible for evaluating problematic systems or facilities and determining what installation or repair services need to be performed

  • Performing initial evaluations of building systems and distributing work assignments.

  • Solicit bids and manage the budget for maintenance and capital improvement projects

  • Selecting renovation-level contractors; ensuring contractors meet industry standards and inspecting their work upon completion

  • Hire workers, organize schedules, and assign work activities.

  • Coordinating the work and daily assignments of the maintenance staff; monitoring compliance with all relevant company and governmental safety rules and regulations

  • Minimize the frequency or severity of accidents of maintenance personnel and contractors by identifying risks.

  • Submits reports to the Head of Property Management regarding repair jobs, which include consumption of man-hours, materials, tools, and skills.

  • Investigate accidents and prepare relevant reports.

  • Responsible for the reliability and maintenance of all equipment

  • Perform other duties as required from time to time

Skill and Knowledge Requirements

  • Diploma in a technical course or equivalent

  • Relevant technical skills in Carpentry, painting and electricals

  • Two years of supervisory experience

  • High level of safety awareness.

  • Clerical ability.

  • Ability to effectively relate with people from different backgrounds.

  • Good communication skills to effectively interact with different groups of people.

  • Ability to work evenings, holidays, and weekends when needed

  • Well organized, detail-oriented, and efficient

  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task with good problem-solving ability

  • Knowledge of regulations regarding housing quality and maintenance standards

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the required qualifications and experience; please send your application only quoting the job title on the email subject (Repairs and maintenance Officer) to with a well-detailed CV, names & addresses of three referees.

Deadline: 30th June 2021

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