The Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) is a State Corporation under the Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing, Urban Development and Public Works, established by the Kenya Roads Act, 2007.
Our core mandate is to manage, develop, rehabilitate and maintain national urban road networks.
The Authority seeks to a recruit dynamic, innovative and experienced individual to fill the under-listed position:
Assistant Land Surveyor
Duties and Responsibilities
a) Carrying out angular observations using Total Station and GPS observation;
b) Undertaking engineering survey for job project;
c) Conducting traversing and tachometry;
d) Conducting survey work from aerial photographs;
e) Identification and establishment of photo control points;
f) Conducting geodetic leveling;
g) Observing of level lines and maintenance of geodetic instruments; and
h) Performing any other lawful duties that may be assigned from time to time.
Qualifications and Competencies
Appointments to the position will be made from persons who:
a) Have a Diploma in Land Survey or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
b) Have proficiency in computer applications; and
c) Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
Positions in Job Grade 10 to 4 are on permanent and pensionable terms while those in job grade 2 and 3 are on a three year contract renewable depending on performance.
The successful candidates may be required to work either at the Headquarter Offices or any of the Regional Offices as the case may be.
Candidates will be expected to fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.
Specifically, they must obtain and attach copies of clearance certificates from the following institutions/organizations;
- Kenya Revenue Authority;
- Higher Education Loans Board;
- Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission;
- Criminal Investigations Department
- Credit Reference Bureau
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria should apply for the positions by downloading the KURA Job Application Form HERE from www.kura.go.ke, fill and submit together with their updated CVs and copies of National Identity Card, copies of all certificates & testimonials including Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya clearances, details of their day time contacts, names, contacts of three referees.
The application should be mailed (by post office/courier service) or hand delivered so as to reach the Director General by 5.00 pm on Tuesday, 16th July 2019.
All envelopes/applications should have the respective job reference number clearly marked and addressed to the following address:
The Director General
Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA)
IKM Building, Tower B, 5th Ngong Avenue, Opposite Bishops Gate
P.O. Box 41727-00100, GPO, Nairobi
Applications without the KURA Job Application Form will not be considered.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
The Kenya Urban Roads Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Women, Youth, Persons Living with Disabilities and persons from marginalized communities/areas are encouraged to apply.