Electrician Job, Latest Engineering Jobs,

GRADE 6, (REF: GWASCO/HR/EL/01/2021/05) / 2 POSTS.

Job title Electrician,

Reports to Electromechanical Officer.

Job purpose

The position of electrician consists of installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. It also consists of ensuring that work is in accordance with relevant codes, and installing or servicing of electrical control systems.


  • Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools;
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components;
  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem;
  • Direct and train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures;
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes;
  • Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes;
  • Repair or replace wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools;
  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system;
  • Use a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment including oscilloscopes, ammeters, and test lamps.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned


  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to determine causes of operating errors and decide what to do about it, and to repair machines or systems using the needed tools.
  • Meets the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

How To Apply

If you believe you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for any of the roles above, please submit your application including a detailed CV, copies of relevant certificates, National Identification card and testimonials from your current or previous employer, clearly indicating your current and expected remuneration, email and telephone contacts of three (3) professional referees by 10th February, 2021 at 5:00pm.

Submit your application in a sealed envelope with the respective Job Reference Number clearly marked to:

The Managing Director,

Gusii Water & Sanitation Company Limited.

P.O. Box 3880 -40200,



Email: [email protected]

GWASCO is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

Female candidates and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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