Real Estate Maintenance Officer Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Title: Maintenance Officer

Industry: Real Estate

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: 20k – 30k

Our client is a real estate company that owns both residential and commercial property in Nairobi and Upcountry.

They seek to hire an energetic and skilled maintenance assistant to handle repairs on their properties and ensure they are up to the residents’ satisfaction.


  • Supervise minor construction activities within the compound to ensure works are carried out satisfactorily and in compliance with contracts.
  • Conduct periodic inspection of office and facilities to identify defects and prepare report on the same providing repair estimated costs and forward to supervisor for approval.
  • Repair and maintain plumbing defects and ensure proper drainage of water in the office and facility.
  • Undertake activities of pest control such as spraying insecticide
  • Conduct general upkeep procedures (e.g. landscaping) and other tasks as assigned (painting, carpentry etc.)
  • Repair and maintenance of carpentry defects to ensure that the office and facilities, works to include but not limited to those listed below: Repair structures and fixtures of wood and plywood origin, broken wardrobes, cabinets, door & window frames etc.
  • Repair fixtures such as locks, door knobs, handles etc
  • Maintain and repair damaged dish washers, broken pipes, and clogged drains
  • Install underground sanitary, drainage, and water supply piping systems
  • Utilize hand tools in fitting of valves, couplings and components for tanks, pumps or other plumbing system
  • Select and oversee the procurement of construction materials and equipment
  • Dig trenches/install pipes and piping fixtures for water or sewage systems
  • Mount hangers and brackets on walls to provide support for pipes
  • Ensure compliance with building codes and set safety standards
  • Handle all other necessary plumbing defects and issues within the properties


  • Must have Craft Certificate or higher is desirable in Plumbing
  • 3-5 years experience in similar position
  • Basic understanding of electrical
  • Knowledge of general maintenance processes and methods
  • Working knowledge of tools, common appliances and devices
  • Good physical condition and strength with a willingness to work overtime
  • High Integrity & Attention to detail
  • Have current certificate of Good Conduct

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Maintenance Officer) to before 20th April 2018.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Engineering and Technical
Updated: April 16, 2018 — 2:10 pm