Civil Engineer Job in Nairobi, Kenya (450K)

Job Title: Civil Engineer

Gross Salary: 350k – 450k

Location: Nairobi (with extensive travel)

Our client is an oil marketing company with several service stations across the country.

They are seeking to hire a qualified and competent individual to fill in the role of a Civil Engineer for their construction projects.


  • Manage, design, develop, create and maintain small-scale through to large-scale construction projects in a safe, timely and sustainable manner
  • Plan and design structures, following construction and government standards, using design software and drawing tool
  • Conduct on site investigations and analyze data (maps, reports, tests, drawings and other)
  • Carry out technical and feasibility studies and draw up blueprints that satisfy technical specifications
  • Assess potential risks, materials and costs
  • Provide advice and resolve creatively any emerging problems/deficiencies
  • Oversee and mentor staff and liaise with a variety of stakeholders
  • Analyze survey reports, maps, drawings, plans, blueprints, aerial photography, and other topographical or geologic data to plan projects.
  • Monitor progress and compile reports in project status
  • Manage budget and purchase equipment/materials
  • Comply with guidelines and regulations including permits, safety etc and deliver technical files and other technical documentation as required
  • Hand over the resulting structures and services for use


  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Preferably a licensed professional engineer
  • Should have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in the Building & construction industry
  • Must have knowledge in mechanical and electrical installations
  • Must have experience in construction of service/ petrol stations
  • Prior experience working in an oil company is preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of design and visualizations software such as AutoCAD, Civil 3D or similar
  • Proficiency in site layout, grading, utility design, erosion control, regulatory approvals et
  • Project management and supervision skills
  • Sound mathematical (financial) and technical skills
  • Ability to think methodically, to design, plan and manage projects
  • Ability to maintain an overview of entire projects while continuing to attend to detailed technicalities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Negotiating, supervisory and leadership skills combined with the ability to delegate

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 (Civil Engineer) to before 14th November 2018.

Engineering and Technical
Updated: November 7, 2018 — 5:25 pm