Job Opportunities

1.     Aluminum Carpentry, Joinery and Fitter

Overall Role Purpose:

MFA facilities and infrastructural capacity is growing day by day as the construction progress and successive handover is done by the contractors. Aluminum Carpentry, Joinery and fitting reinstatement within the school set up takes the major part of the infrastructures in relation to the different finishes and furniture supplies. We would like to have an Aluminum Carpentry, Joinery and fitter who will support the maintenance department in provision of technical support on property/facilities issues and provision of routine maintenance to residential, non-residentialbuildings. He/she should be able to work under pressure with a view to meeting deadlines and staff expectations in compliance with the enacted maintenance SLA. It is important that the candidate can demonstrate good self-management and organizational skills.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Follow blueprints and building plans to meet the needs
  2. Install structures and fixtures, such as windows and molding
  3. Measure, cut, and shape wood, plastic, and other materials
  4. Construct building frameworks, including walls, floors, and doorframes
  5. Erect, level, and install building framework with the aid of rigging hardware and cranes
  6. Inspect and replace damaged framework or other structures and fixtures
  7. Instruct and direct laborers and other construction helpers
  8. Carry out all Aluminum Fittings and glass Panes replacement
  9. Repairs of doors, cabinets, wardrobes.
  10. Fitting of locks to doors, cabinets, wardrobes
  11. Repair of all furniture
  12. Any other Job as may be instructed by Maintenance Manager.

Essential Qualifications and Experience

  1. At least 4 years working knowledge and Experience of both Industrial and Domestic Aluminum and Carpentry fittings. (Preferably Government – Grade trade test III or equivalent).
  2. Hardworking, honest and flexible
  3. The applicant must be a team builder with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Desirable qualifications and experience:

  1. Completion of Carpentry and Joinery apprenticeship and having Grade test II and above qualification.
  2. Experienced working as A Carpentry and Joinery for more than 6 Years.
  3. High school Certificate.
  4. Conversant with CMMS software.
  5. Aluminium, Carpentry & joinery Job required competencies:
  6. Changing and Improving, Making Effective Decisions, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace.

Terms of engagement

Contract basis

 

 

2.     Farm Manager

FM/08/2021

Overall Role Purpose:

Under the supervision of the Head of Facilities, this position is responsible for the day-to-day management of the farm activities enterprises, learning resource to enhance teaching and learning and revenue streams.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Prepares records involving cost (finances) and production (technical performance) and keeps them up to date;
  2. Plan finances and production to maintain farm progress against budgeted parameters.
  3. Manage the procurement of supplies and farm equipment such as fertilizer and seeds;
  4. Prepare and plan the work schedules of full-time employees and decide when temporary workers will be needed.
  5. Marketing the farm’s products, deciding when and to whom livestock, crops and all other farm produce should be sold for maximum profit.
  6. Arranging the maintenance and repair of farm buildings, machinery and 
equipment;
  7. Working very closely with the agriculture teacher on planned student activities.
  8. Monitor animal/ crop health and welfare, including liaising with vets and agricultural experts;
  9. Maintaining and monitoring the quality of yield, whether livestock or arable crops
  10. Understanding the implications of the weather and making contingency plans;
  11. Making sure that products are ready for deadlines, such as auctions and markets;
  12. Ensuring that farm activities comply with government regulations and other 
programs related to agriculture;
  13. Maintaining a knowledge of pests and diseases and an understanding of how they spread and how to treat them;
  14. Applying health and safety standards across the farm estate;
  15. Responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the farm estate incl. those areas that are not (yet) in use;
  16. Making expansion and development plans (incl. financial implications) for the 
development of various areas of the farm estate
  17. Monitoring and documenting all yields and land use, if production goals have not been met, the manager is responsible for identifying 
and correcting the problem to ensure that the farm runs as efficiently and 
profitably as possible
  18. Protecting the environment and maintaining biodiversity;
  19. Having basic knowledge of and being able to supervise farm building and construction.

Essential Qualifications and Experience

  1. Agriculture or a related subject as horticulture, crop management, agronomy or Agribusiness.
  2. At least 5 years’ experience as Farm Manager in a similar function.
  3. Demonstrated experience and commitment to farming.

Terms of Engagement

Permanent basis

 

 

3.     Mason

Overall Role Purpose:

MFA facilities and infrastructural capacity is growing day by day as the construction progress and successive handover is done by the contractors. Masonry repairs/reinstatement is a main issue as most facilities are cladded with cladding stones, pcc roads, cabro, roof leakage on concrete gutters, other small improvements. We thus would like to have a mason whom will support the maintenance department in provision of technical support on property/facilities issues and provision of routine maintenance to residential, non-residential buildings Farm and pavements and walkways. He/she should be able to work under pressure with a view to meeting deadlines andstaff expectations in compliance with the maintenance SLA. It is important that the candidate can demonstrategood self-management and organizational skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Carry out masonry cladding stones fixing and repairs.
  • Tiles fixing and repairs
  • Repair of pavements and walkways
  • Roof leakage repairs using structural silicon or other adhesive
  • Open drain repairs(IBD, stone pitching and masonry)
  • Work with plumbers in general demolition and repair works.
  • Maintain the Swimming pool builders works
  • To assist the department in the completion of tasks in a timely fashion and to a high standard
  • Carry out masonry repairs to the water systems (open and closed) in the school compound, Dorms andresidential staff quarterse. residential and non-residential.
  • Aid outsourced contractors in coordination.
  • Reporting to the Maintenance Manager of any problems encountered on site.
  • Any other duty as may be assigned by the maintenance Manager.

Essential Qualifications and Experience

  • At least 5 years working knowledge and Experience of both Industrial and Domestic masonry builders works.
  • Hardworking, honest and flexible
  • The applicant must be a team builder with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Desirable qualifications and experience:
  • Certificate (Grade Test III or above) in masonry/builders work from a recognized government in
  • Prior experience of Carrying out maintenance/masonry works in an institution of learn
  • Conversant with CMMS software.

Masonry Job required competencies:

  • Changing and Improving, Making Effective Decisions, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace.

Terms of engagement

Contract basis

 

 

4.     Plumber

Overall Role Purpose:

MFA facilities and infrastructural capacity is growing day by day as the construction progress and successive handover is done by the contractors. Plumbing reinstatement is a main issue as most pipelines system and mechanical accessories takes the main part of the infrastructures in relation to the high frequency of use. We thus would like to have a plumber whom will support the maintenance department in provision of technical support onproperty/facilities issues and provision of routine maintenance to residential, non-residential buildings Farm and grounds. He/she should be able to work under pressure with a view to meeting deadlines and staff expectations in compliance with the maintenance SLA. It is important that the candidate can demonstrate good self-management and organizational skills.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Carry out plumbing (Routine) preventive, predictive and emergency works inclusive inspection and repairs/control of gas lines, maintenance of existing water systems and filling of daily inspection sheets.
  2. Assist in Unblocking/Cleaning of open and closed storm water drains.
  3. Maintain the Swimming pool pumps.
  4. To assist the department in the completion of tasks in a timely fashion and to a high standard.
  5. Be familiar with the required Health & Safety standards governing the plumbing & gasinstallation/maintenance role.
  6. Carry out plumbing repairs to the water systems (open and closed) in the school compound, Dorms andresidential staff quarterse. residential and non-residential.
  7. Carry out minor repair maintenance of all equipment including Cooling equipment’s, waterdispensers and Air Conditioning system.
  8. Aid outsourced contractors in coordination during Maintenance borehole pumps, booster pumpsand pressure ta
  9. Ability to carry out roof silicon repairs works and minor paint touchups.
  10. Ability to demonstrate any other technical competence beyond his career line is an added advantage.
  11. Reporting to the Maintenance Manager of any problems encountered on site.
  12. Any other duty as may be assigned by the maintenance.

Essential Qualifications and Experience

  1. At least 5 years working knowledge and Experience of both Industrial and Domestic plumbing & gasworks. (Preferably Government – trade test III or Above).
  2. Hardworking, honest and flexi
  3. The applicant must be a team builder with excellent written and verbal communication ski
  4. Good Morals

Desirable qualifications and experience:

  1. Certificate in plumbing from a recognized government in
  2. Prior experience (5 Years) of Carrying out maintenance/plumbing works in an institution of learn
  3. Conversant with CMMS Software

Plumber Job required competencies:

  • Changing and Improving, Making Effective Decisions, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace.

Terms of engagement

Contract basis

 

 

5.     Electrician

Overall Role Purpose:

MFA facilities and infrastructural capacity is growing day by day as the construction progress and successive handover is done by the contractors. Electrical reinstatement within the school set up takes the main part of the infrastructures in relation to the high connectivity and frequency of use. We thus would like to have an Electrician whom will support the maintenance department in provision of technical support on property/facilities issues and provision of routine maintenance to residential, non-residential buildings Farm and grounds. He/she should beable to work under pressure with a view to meeting deadlines and staff expectations in compliance with maintenance SLA. It is important that the candidate can demonstrate good self-management and organizational skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Install, maintain and repair electrical control, wiring, and lighting systems.
  • Read technical diagrams and blueprints.
  • Perform general electrical maintenance.
  • Inspect transformers and circuit breakers and other electrical components.
  • Troubleshoot electrical issues using appropriate of testing devices.
  • Repair and replace equipment, electrical wiring, or fixtures.
  • Follow National Electrical Code state and local building regulations.
  • Circuit breaker corrective maintenance meter readings and interpretation
  • Good knowledge of heating and air conditioning systems.
  • Good knowledge of various test equipment.
  • Ability to demonstrate any other technical competence beyond his career line is an added advantage
  • Reporting to the Maintenance Manager of any problems encountered on site
  • Any other duty as may be assigned by the maintenance Manager

Essential Qualifications and Experience

  • At least 6 years working knowledge and Experience of both Industrial and Domestic plumbing & gasworks. (Preferably Government – trade test II or equivalent).
  • Have an ERC certificate is an added advantage.
  • Hardworking, honest and flexi
  • The applicant must be a team builder with excellent written and verbal communication ski
  • Good Morals
  • Desirable qualifications’ and experience:
  • Completion of electrician apprenticeship and having Grade test III and above qualification.
  • Experience working as an electrician for more than 6 Years.
  • High school Certificate
  • Deep electrical system, power generation, blueprints and maintenance and repair knowledge.
  • Experience in renewable energy field.
  • Conversant with CMMS Software

Plumber Job required competencies:

  • Changing and Improving, Making Effective Decisions, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering atPace.

Terms of engagement

Contract basis

 

 

Method of Application

Send your Application Letter and CV as one document stating your current position, contact details as well as names and contacts (telephone and e-mail address) of three (3) referees familiar with your qualifications and work experience.

Indicate the title of position and reference number on the subject line of your email to recruitment@mpesafoundationacademy.ac.ke.

Hard copy applications will not be accepted. Only those submitted through Email will be considered.

The closing date for applications is by C.O.B Tuesday 7th September, 2021

 

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