Water Engineer Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Position: Water Engineer

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Qisher Ltd rapidly growing mid-sized consultancy firm based in Nairobi.

We are seeking to recruit a Water Engineer to join our team.


  • General coordination of all water activities/projects
  • Produce designs, both initial outlines and full plans, of sewerage, water treatment and water structures such as pump systems and pipe networks
  • Manage and maintain water and sewerage infrastructure operations
  • Present project details and technical information to the Project Manager
  • Preparation of project proposals and project status reports
  • Preparation of bills of quantities including interpretation of bills of quantities and drawings to the residents
  • Measurements of work done and preparation of payment certificates
  • Liaise with contractors, government agencies and suppliers
  • Supervise contractors and site workers
  • Using a variety of specialist computer applications/simulation software to design projects
  • Coordinate with the Project manager to ensure that projects keep to budgets and timescales
  • Maintain an awareness of current environmental issues
  • Streamline the water agenda with the community and other interested parties
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the immediate supervisor


  • Degree /Higher Diploma in Water Engineering
  • Registration with relevant bodies will be an added advantage
  • At least two (2) years’ experience in related fields
  • Training in engineering design soft ware will be an added advantage (AutoCAD, ArchiCAD)
  • Ability to learn/use of survey equipment such as GPS, Theodolite, Total Station/Real time kinematic
  • Ability to demonstrate a genuine knowledge and interest of the water industry and environmental issue
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • High level of integrity
  • Work planning skills and ability to work under minimal supervision

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their applications on or before 14th January 2021.

Attach a CV, cover letter and supporting documents including and current and expected remuneration to info@qisherltd.co.ke

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Engineering and Technical
Updated: January 4, 2021 — 9:05 am