Officer – Marine Technician- Engine Room Assistant Job, Technical Job Vacancies In Kenya 2021, 

Job Purpose

This role is responsible for support of marine planning and serviceability of patrol crafts and standby generators in the assigned station.


  • Operation of all equipment and machinery onboard
  • Carrying daily preventive maintenance of main engines and auxiliaries
  • Carries out pre- sea checks and post sea checks
  • maintain daily engine room logbooks/registers
  • maintain boat fuel register
  • Machinery watch keeping
  • Report defects to the supervisor Engineer and maintain defects register for individual patrol boat
  • Carries out daily user checks of all machinery and accessories onboard.
  • Proper housekeeping of all machinery and machinery spaces
  • Support marine enforcement operations


  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (K.C.S.E) D+ And above
  • Diploma /Certificate in Marine Engineering or related field,
  • Certification in board and outboard marine engine maintenance.
  • STCW 95 Certification
  • Diploma/Certificate in Customs Administration as an added advantage

Professional experience:

  • Minimum of 3year’s work experience in similar role


  • Knowledge of outboard engine maintenance
  • Knowledge of operation and maintenance of marine engines/equipment
  • Oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • Adaptability to change
  • Time management
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Customs Business Understanding

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