Assistant Director, Civil/ Structural Engineering – Judicial Service Commission

Job Requirements: Academic and Professional Qualifications:
For appointment to this position, the applicant must have: –
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Structural Engineering or its equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
Professional Registration with the Institute of Engineers of Kenya (IEK) or any other recognized professional body with Good Standing;
A Senior Management Course or its equivalent from a recognized Institution;
Proficiency in Computer Applications; and
Meets the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.

Duties and Responsibilities
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensuring construction and architectural integrity of projects
Coordinating a review of structural-civil, electrical and mechanical engineering designs and drawings;
Supervising structural-civil, electrical and mechanical engineering infrastructural projects;
Initiating formulation of structural – civil, electrical and mechanical engineering design standards and implementation of approved projects;
Supervising engineering consultants engaged by the Judiciary;
Ensuring testing of soil and materials to determine adequacy and strength of foundations and building structures is done;
Providing technical advice on related structural projects;
Overseeing feasibility studies and preparation of reports;
Ensuring compliance with the regulations and guidelines for infrastructural projects; and
Ensuring that geotechnical and topographical surveys are conducted on sites.
Work Experience:
Minimum Nine (9) years relevant work experience;
At least three (3) years at Middle Management level;

Job Core Competencies:
Excellent written and oral communication skills;
Leadership & Good interpersonal skills;
Professional and Technical competence;
Confidentiality, High Integrity, attention to details and accuracy;
Analytical & Negotiation Skills; and
Organizational, planning skills and Results-oriented

Method of Application
Interested and qualified persons are asked to visit our jobs portal: for detailed job description, requirements for appointment and instructions on how to apply. All applications should reach the Commission NOT LATER THAN 28TH OCTOBER, 2020 AT 5.00 P.M.
Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
The Judicial Service Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

P.O. BOX 40048 – 00100 NAIROBI
Telephone: +254 20-2739180
Commission Secretariat: Reinsurance Plaza,
Podium Floor, Taifa Road, N