Kirinyaga University Job Vacancies; Kenya jobs and vacancies at Kirinyaga University in Kenya
Kirinyaga University is government owned and established under the Universities Act No.42 of 2012.
At present, the University runs degree programmes across six faculties; Health Sciences, Hospitality
and Textile Technology, Computing and Information Technology, Business and Economics, Pure and
Applied Sciences, and Engineering and Built Environment. The University is a chartered University
and is among the vibrant and fastest growing citadels of learning in Kenya. It is situated about 115
kilometers from Nairobi.
The University invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons with excellent
academic credentials to fill the following positions;
SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Tutorial Fellow - 2 Positions (Re-advertisement) KyU/AC/108/11/2018
Area/Field of specialization: Forensic Science, Clinical Medicine, Biochemistry or equivalent
Estates /Maintenance Officer Grade 11 (1Position) KyU/NT/052/11/2018
1. TUTORIAL FELLOW GRADE 11
|ï‚·||Have Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree qualification from accredited and recognized|
university in the relevant field;
Be registerable for a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)or equivalent Doctoral Degree qualification;
Be registered or registerable with the relevant professional body (where applicable).
|2. Estates/ Maintenance Officer |
Applicants must have:
|ï‚·||Bachelor’s/Bachelor of Technology in Building, Land Economics, Architecture,|
Engineering, Construction & Property Management, or equivalent qualification from a
|ï‚·||At least three (3) years relevant qualification experience at a senior level in a|
|ï‚·||Knowledge of building structural, mechanical and electrical services and grounds|
Experience in conducting site surveys and evaluating feasibility studies.
Proven record in managing construction and maintenance personnel.
Knowledge and experience in carrying out civil works and evaluating drawings and
specifications for projects.
Proficiency in AutoCAD and other project software.
Be registered with the relevant professional body.
Considerable knowledge of a University set up.
Applicants should have clearance from the following bodies:
|Kenya Revenue Authority|
Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission
Higher Education Loans Board
Director of Criminal Investigation Department (Certificate of Good Conduct)
Terms and conditions of service
ï‚·Successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration package.
ï‚·Employment will be on permanent and pensionable terms except for Tutorial Fellows who will
be employed on two (2) years contract renewable depending on progress towards achievement
of PhD degree.
ï‚·Those with degrees from foreign universities should attach certificates of equation and
recognition of qualifications from Commission for University Education.
Mode of application
Applicants must submit eight (8) copies of applications giving details of the educational and
professional qualifications, age, detailed work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s
telephone number and e-mail address. Enclose certified copies of certificates and testimonials giving
names and addresses of three (3) referees who are knowledgeable about the applicant’s competence
and areas of specialization, accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae and a copy of most recent letter
Interested applicants should send the applications to the undersigned, quoting the reference number
for the job applied for so as to be received on or before26thNovember, 2018.