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Senior Electrician Job. KUTRRH

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Department: Biomedical Engineering

Section/Unit: Biomedical Engineering

Reports to: Senior Hospital Electrical Engineer

Job Purpose

Reporting to the Hospital Electrical Engineer, Senior Electrical/Electronics Technician, job exists to provide all general electrical and electronics installation, repair and maintenance works at KUTRRH


  • Review electrical plans and specifications in building in order to understand the construction layout and related materials for electrical and electronics works in the hospital.
  • Ensure all electrical installation, repairs and maintenance meet the requirements of the appropriate codes and environmental safety and protection requirements in the hospital.
  • Implement all electrical and electrics systems and equipment installation, modification, repair and maintenance assignments by the Electrical Engineer on buildings and structure in the hospital.
  • Change, repair and modify hospital building electrical systems, wiring, fittings and appliances to suit end user interests in the hospital.
  • Identify and requisition the required tools, equipment and materials needed for use in electrical and electronics works in the hospital.
  • Connect, disconnect and change electrical routing and wiring and settings of electrical appliances and electronics as required by end users in the hospital.
  • Perform scheduled general maintenance service on electrical wiring, systems and equipment and appliances in the hospital.
  • Implement all electrical and electronics installation, maintenance and user requirements as specified by the manufacturer of systems and fixtures are met in the hospital
  • Implement installations, repairs and maintenance of electricity systems and appliances, and transmission are properly adjusted, aligned, supported and graded in the hospital.
  • Undertake repairs, performance verification testing, acceptance testing, planned preventative maintenance and electrical safety testing on a wide variety of medical devices in the hospital.
  • Train other staff in use of electric medical equipment and devices, keeping training records for their appropriate use, safety and maintenance in the hospital.
  • Report to the Hospital Electrical Engineer of “out of condition” electronics and electrical appliances for their requisition and replacement in the hospital.
  • Work in collaboration with the biomedical staff to service and maintain electrical medical equipment in the hospital.
  • Wok with the boiler operators in maintaining all electrical and electronic heating and cooling appliances and systems in the hospital.


  • Diploma in Electrical and Electronics with three-year experience or any other relevant field from recognized institution Engineering or its equivalent from a reputable institution
  • Higher Diploma in Electrical and Electronics
  • At least three years working experience as an Electrical/Electronics Technician in reputable organization
  • Computer literate
  • Knowledge of operating procedures
  • Knowledge of relevant professional standards
  • Professional qualification required to perform effectively in the role:
  • Registration with relevant professional body

Soft skills required for the job:

  • Communication skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Observation skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to work odd hours and odd days

How to Apply

If your background and competencies match the specifications of any of these posts, please send your

  1. Application Letter,
  2. Curriculum Vitae and
  3. Filled Application Form

Download the Job Job Application Form.

ONLY via email to [email protected]

Or hard copies can be addressed to:

The Chief Executive Officer

Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital

P.O Box 7674 – 00100 GPO

Nairobi Kenya

The deadline for the receipt of all applications is Monday 5th August 2019

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