KNEC Principal Printer Job in Kenya

The Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) wishes to recruit a
self motivated and qualified professional for the following vacant

Principal Printer
KNEC Scale EC 13
(One Post)

A Principal Printer will report to a head of Printing Division in the Department of Printing and Manuscripts.


Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Planning and scheduling of jobs for production/packing and all print related activities at the press;
  • Ensuring quality production at specified quantities and qualities;
  • Monitoring production and continually updating printing schedules;
  • Ensuring proper and secure handling of materials, storage and inventory;
  • Generating specifications for machine equipment and materials, and overseeing machine and equipment maintenance as well as advising on plant, machine and material purchase;
  • Facilitate proper maintenance of records of produced work; and
  • Ensuring security of all processed documents.
Requirements for Appointment:
  1. Masters or Bachelors Degree in either of the following: Printing Technology, Printing Administration, Print Media, Graphic Arts or its equivalent from a recognized institution; OR Higher Diploma in Printing Technology;
  2. Must have served for three (3) years as a Senior Printer or equivalent or have relevant cumulative experience of twelve (12) years handling printing related matters in a reputable institution. Those below Job group ā€˜Nā€™ in Government or TSC or its equivalent need not apply;
  3. Evidence of proficiency and knowledge in Computer Applications;
  4. Candidates who have attended Senior Management Course lasting not less than four weeks will have an added advantage;
  5. Candidates with Diploma in Logistics Management or its equivalent from a recognized institution will have an added advantage;
Terms of Offer: The Council will offer a competitive remuneration package commensurate with seniority and responsibilities of the position.
Application Procedure
and suitably qualified candidates should forward their applications
enclosing certified copies of their academic and professional
certificates, detailed curriculum vitae giving details of day time
telephone contact, e-mail addresses, current remuneration (enclose copy
of your latest pay slip), names and valid current contacts of two
referees on or before February 12, 2016 to:

The Head of Human Resources Division
The Kenya National Examinations Council
P O Box 73598 – 00200

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and canvassing will result to automatic disqualification.

All shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a psychometric test to be administered by the Council
KNEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and people with Disability are encouraged to apply

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