KAA Qualified Engineers Jobs in Kenya

Vacancies: Qualified Engineers
10 Positions
Kenya Airports Authority (KAA), was established in 1991 under the KAA Act, to provide facilitative infrastructure for aviation services between Kenya and the rest of the world. 
The core functions of the Authority are to provide airport infrastructure and facilities and to enhance the safety and security of airports in the country.


To deliver the Kenya Vision 2030 transport sector objectives, KAA is looking to expand and modernise JKIA to include a second runway and an airport city; expand the network for airports and refurbish and upgrade existing Airport

Guided by this mandate, Kenya Airports of Authority is looking to recruit 10 qualified Engineers to from different engineering disciplines and technical specialities, build the capacity of the Project and Engineering department to be deployed at the Head Office and across the networks of airports in Kenya.

The Engineers we are looking for should have a minimum of 6 years of progressively responsible working experience in electrical, mechanical, civil, structural, transport, architectural, construction, geotechnical engineering and/or project management.

The successful candidates will be graduates with a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical / Mechanical / Civil / Structural / Geotechnical / Transport / Architectural / Construction Engineering or other related disciplines from an institution of higher learning that is accredited or recognised by the Engineers Board of Kenya.

 In addition, she/he will have a current registration certificate as a Graduate Engineer or Professional Engineer from the Engineers Board of Kenya. Project managers should have project management certification such as PMP or PRINCE2

Application Criteria

Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) believes having an engaged, highly motivated and result-oriented workforce is key to delivering sustainable corporate performance.

If you are interested in any of the above positions and you meet the above criteria, please send in your application attaching a full résumé / curriculum vitae and details of your current salary package in Microsoft Word Document (.doc /.docx) format via electronic mail to Recruitment-Engineers@kaa.go.ke or in hard copy by to:

The Acting General Manager, Human Resources and Development, 

Kenya Airports Authority
Head Office, Airport North Road
P. O. Box 19001 – 00501,
Nairobi, Kenya

Your application should reach us on or before Tuesday 26th July 2016.

In line with Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010, shortlisted listed candidates for each position will be required to:
  • complete a detailed application form;
  • provide details of 3 referees who can speak to their competence, character and integrity;
  • provide a certificate of tax clearance from Kenya Revenue Authority;
  • present a certificate of good conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations;
  • submit a declaration of wealth to the relevant authorities;
  • clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
  • a report from an Approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) and
  • successfully pass vetting.
Shortlisted candidates will participate in a comprehensive interview and assessments session which will include psychometric assessments.

Canvassing in any form is not allowed.

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