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Job Description

Specifically, duties and responsibilities will entail:

  • Development of safe, reliable and clean commuter rail transport infrastructure;
  • Provision of technical advice on commuter rail infrastructure within the NMA;
  • Undertake research on Commuter Rail Infrastructure;
  • Maintaining safe custody of Commuter Rail Infrastructure data for policy decision making;
  • Commission annual Commuter Rail Infrastructure inventory and condition survey;
  • Commuter Rail Infrastructure assets protection and surveillance;
  • Facilitate the development and Implementation of Policies , strategies, standards , procedures and guidelines on commuter rail programmes;
  • Facilitate the design of commuter rail projects timetable to ensure harmonization of project deliverables;
  • Coordinating the commuter rail infrastructure department’s projects and programmes ;
  • Facilitation of the agreements and contracts with other implementing agencies for commuter rail infrastructure development;
  • Ensuring infrastructure works are delivered as per schedule and to the specified quality;
  • Identification and provision of appropriate learning and development activities for department’s staff;
  • Facilitation of the development of projects templates, tools and software to manage projects and programmes;
  • Coordination of the development of scope , plans and schedules for the commuter rail infrastructure projects;
  • Monitoring commuter rail infrastructure projects implementation;
  • Managing commuter rail infrastructure project risks;
  • Coordination of the development and preparation of commuter rail infrastructure project reports;
  • Overseeing the vesting and transfer of commuter rail infrastructure assets from stakeholder agencies to the Authority;
  • Contracting commuter rail infrastructure providers;
  • Development and enforcement of commuter rail standards on infrastructure.

Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:

  • At least ten (10) years relevant working experience, four (4) of which must have been at a management level;
  • Master’s degree Civil Engineering, Transport Engineering, Transport Planning, Urban Planning/Design and Development or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Bachelor’s degree  in  Civil  Engineering,  Transport  Engineering, Transport Planning, Urban Planning/Design and Development, Architecture, Project Management, Communication Technology, Computer Science, Digital System Design, Electrical and Electronic Engineering or any other relevant qualification from a recognized Institution;
  • Management course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in project management from a recognized institution;
  • Registered with an accredited and recognized professional body;
  • Registration in environmental and social impact assessment;
  • Proficiency in computer skills;
  • Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

How to apply

Applications must be delivered in hard copy to the registered mail via the address below to be received by 11th April 2022 at 5:00pm.


The Nairobi Metropolitan Area Transport Authority

P.O Box 30117, 00100


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