Director Of Roads & Transport Jobs  In Kenya, Engineering Jobs, Taita Taveta County Jobs

Number of Posts: One (1)
Terms of Service: Four (4) Years Contract
Remuneration: As provided for by the Salaries and Remunerations Commission


  • Identify and prioritize roads/transport infrastructure projects
  • Reconstruction of failed roads, upgrading gravel roads, by-passes, interchanges, bridges, non-motorized traffic, etc
  • Design and construct bus parks, bus stops, roads widening, dual carriage, interchanges, bridges, by-passes, etc
  • Design and prepare BOQs, cost estimates and tender documents
  • Supervise construction works, project management and contract administration
  • Identifying suitable sources of development funds and preparing proposals
  • Prepare section budget plan
  • Section procurement plan
  • Section and project reports – monthly, quarterly and annual
  • M&E of annual budget/targets and strategic plan targets
  • Staff supervision and performance management
  • Training needs assessment and planning
  • Corruption detection and control – receive reports, discuss with ECM, investigate and report


  • Kenyan Citizen
  • A bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Civil Engineering or any equivalent qualification from a recognized University in Kenya
  • A Master’s degree in relevant area will be an added advantage
  • Have the relevant Knowledge, Experience and distinguished career preferably in Civil engineering of not less than 5 years’
  • Must be Registration with relevant professional body
  • Should demonstrate experience and competence in Public Finance, Budget and Procurement Procedures
  • Advanced computer skills (MS Project, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access and Engineering Design software
  • Experience in transportation engineering will be an added advantage
  • Attended a management course of not less than Four weeks. A strategic Leadership Development Course will be an added advantage
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya

How To Apply
All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope addressed to:
The Secretary/CEO
County Public Service Board
Private Bag
Hand delivered to the Board offices located at the Voi Sub County Office (Former Municipal Council of Voi)
Important information

  • Candidates must attach a clear copy of their national identity card or valid passport.
  • Candidates MUST satisfy the requirements of chapter 6 by obtaining Clearance from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI), Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Accredited Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) and Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).
  • The applications with copies of academic and professional certificates and other testimonials should reach the County Public Service Board on or before 4.30 PM on Friday 20th December, 2019.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Youth, women and persons with special needs are encouraged to apply.
  • Candidates found canvassing will automatically be disqualified.
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