Property Maintenance Officer Job in Kenya

Property Management Jobs in Kenya

Job Title: Property Maintenance Officer

Level: Entry Level

Location: Nairobi

Salary: 30k + Commissions

Our client is a Real Estate Company that specializes in residential and commercial leasing, property scouting, selling and management.

They seek to hire a Property Maintenance Officer who will be tasked with ensuring the property is cleaned and well maintained at all times.


  • Examine building on a daily basis for needed repairs, maintenance and cleanliness
  • Perform emergency repairs as necessary, remain available to fire and police department on a 24 hour call basis in case of emergency
  • Conduct on going regular preventative maintenance, upkeep and repair program including painting and general repairs to fa├žade, plumbing, windows, electrical and mechanical installation
  • Oversee and supervise daily maintenance staff to ensure building is in clean and functional condition
  • Assume responsibility for the general security and fire safety of the buildings: understand and maintain all aspects of the building safety systems, including fire alarms, emergency lighting and escape routes. Ensure they are all maintaining to a high standard and where necessary recommend improvement of existing facilities.
  • Responsible for producing thorough documentation, such as recording details of maintenance and health and safety checks in an efficient and organized manner
  • Understand and maintain all aspects of the buildings security systems, including alarm, CCTV, metal detectors, locks and all aspects of the building. Maintain all equipment to a high standard and keep accurate records on file
  • Produce daily and weekly reports on a timely basis on maintenance on security issues to be communicated and escalated to the property managers
  • Maintain good relations and liaise with tenants to resolve any reported issues
  • Foster good working relationships with regulators, ensure understanding of regulation and licensing requirements and timely compliance response


  • Have Diploma/Certificate in Engineering
  • At least 1 years of experience
  • Must have a background in maintenance
  • Preferred prior work experience in residential and commercial buildings
  • Be observant and pays attention to detail
  • Ability to create and implement security procedures and systems
  • Should be able to do reports on maintenance and tenancy issues
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must be fluent in verbal and written English
  • Ability to effectively communicate and deal with clients & team members
  • Recognizes and resolves problems quickly and efficiently
  • Able to work days, evenings and weekends

How to Apply:

If you are up to the challenge, posses the necessary qualification and experience, please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Property Maintenance Officer) to before 6th May, 2017.

Engineering and Technical
Updated: April 28, 2017 — 1:00 am