Modern High-Rise Commercial Building Caretaker Job in Nairobi, Kenya


A well-established institution is interested in engaging a highly proactive and experienced Caretaker who will positively contribute towards the effective management of a modern high-rise commercial building in Nairobi.

Job Profile

Must possess the following:

  • Diploma in Building Construction and Maintenance or equivalent
  • Over five (5) years’ experience as a building caretaker in a busy commercial building
  • Practical knowledge of maintenance procedures in building management services
  • Essential computer skills
  • A current Certificate of Good Conduct
  • Good command of both English and Swahili language
  • Be hardworking, honest, dependable and self-motivated
  • Ability to prioritize, plan and manage own workload to meet targets and deadlines
  • Physically fit and willing to work long hours including weekends

Key Responsibilities

  • Supervise and coordinate all outsourced services within the premises
  • Conduct regular inspection of facilities, premises and equipment to determine necessity of repairs or maintenance
  • Manage and oversee operations, maintenance, administration of equipment, machinery and all physical support infrastructure within the premises
  • Supervise contractors engaged to undertake repair work within the building to ensure adherence to agreed specifications
  • Ensure all service providers adhere to the set Occupational Health and Safety requirements
  • Supervise and manage all support services such as cleaning, pest control, waste management, water and power supply and parking within the premises.

Interested and suitably qualified candidates with strong interpersonal skills who are preferably aged 30 years and above should forward their applications and enclose copies of academic and professional certificates, curriculum vitae and details of telephone contact and names of three (3) professional referees by 30th April, 2019 to:

DN/A 10007
P.O Box 49010 – 00100

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for the interview.

A competitive remuneration package will be offered.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Engineering and Technical
Updated: April 20, 2019 — 8:40 am