Coxswain Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Our client is in the hospitality business with four (4) hotel units operating across the country ranging from a 3-star budget business hotel to a 5-star luxury camp.

They are seeking to recruit a highly motivated and self-driven professional to fill in the following position in their Nairobi office:

Coxswain

The job holder is responsible for operation of the vessels (speed boats and ferry) and is responsible for the safety of the crew.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Operating the speed boat/ferry as per the procedures for maximum guest satisfaction
  • Together with the Maintenance Supervisor, undertake routine maintenance of the boats and the ferry to ensure they in the right working condition
  • Reporting the repair issues to the Maintenance Supervisor for further action to ensure general upkeep of the vessels
  • Ensuring crew(guests’) safety while on the vessels

Key Skills and Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a Certificate in a relevant field
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in speedboat and ferry operation
  • Should have undergone a Coxswain training in speedboat and ferry operations
  • Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures and strategies to promote effective security operations for employees and assets
  • Must be willing to stay at the workstation in Kisumu
  • Should be a Certified Coxswain by the Kenya Maritime Authority

Interested candidates are requested to forward their updated CVs to recruit@virtualhr.co.ke by 17th August, 2018 clearly stating the subject heading “Coxswain’.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: August 6, 2018 — 5:43 pm