Repairs & Maintenance Officer Job, Technical Jobs Kenya 2021,



The eligible person will be coordinating installation, maintenance, and repair work in buildings, oversee and determine repair procedures.


  • 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 [email protected] with a well-detailed CV, names & addresses of three referees.

Deadline: 30th June 2021

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