Wednesday, 23 July 2014

Technology Assessment and Grid Analysis at Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Job Title: Senior Technical Officer, Technology Assessment and Grid Analysis - 1 Post

Employer: Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Duty Station: Nairobi, Kenya

Application Deadline: 8th August 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Implementing corporate policies, norms, standards, procedures and strategies for KNEB;
Evaluation of all requirements of a Nuclear Power Programme for integration into every aspect of planning for the implementation of the nuclear programme;
Analysis and assessment of various nuclear technologies vis-à-vis conditions in the country in order to make recommendations on the most suitable options for consideration;
Analysis of all requisite capabilities of the electric grid system for integration of nuclear power plant(s), this will include full engagement in the grid study;
Overseeing the development of nuclear fuel cycle steps and approaches and recommendation of the best strategies for the country.

Qualifications:

BSc in Electrical/ Nuclear Engineering
MSc in Engineering( MSC in Nuclear Engineering will be an added advantage)
Registered Professional Engineer by Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK)
IT user skills
Computer Aided Design (CAD) user skills

Skills and Competencies:

Good communication and analytical skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with staff at all levels
Demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment.
Self-motivated, discipline and able to work independently.

Work Experience:

Minimum five (5) years working experience in a reputable firm

How to Apply

Applicants should submit their letters of motivation, detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials, details on current salary, daytime telephone contact and names and contacts of three referees not later than Friday 8th August 2014 to:

The Director, Human Resources & Administration
Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board
Reinsurance Plaza 5th Floor, Taifa Road
P. O. Box 26374-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

or via email to hr@nuclear.co.ke

KNEB is an equal opportunities employer and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Senior Technical Officer at Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Job Title; Senior Technical Officer - Safeguards and Nuclear Security - 1 Position

Employer: Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Duty Station: Nairobi, Kenya

Application Deadline: 8th August 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Implementing corporate policies, norms, standards, procedures and strategies for KNEB;
Evaluation of all requirements for a Nuclear Power Programme for integration into every aspect of planning for the implementation of the nuclear programme;
Ensuring recognition of obligations under non-proliferation treaties (NPT) and other international instruments in all aspects of the nuclear power programme;
Overseeing the planning of the development, implementation and enforcement of safeguards framework, including State System for Accounting for and Control of nuclear material (SSAC);
Overseeing the identification and implementation of requirements for security and physical protection for the country’s NPP including but not limited to security regulation;
Ensuring that current capabilities for nuclear waste processing, storage and disposal are comprehensively reviewed and solid proposals made for implementation;
Providing guidance on all considerations for siting of nuclear power plant(s) in the country to ensure comprehensive site analysis, characterization and choice of the most suitable sites.

Qualifications:

BSc in Mechanical/Nuclear  Engineering
MSc in Engineering( MSC in Nuclear Engineering will be an added advantage)
Registered Professional Engineer by Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK)
IT user skills
Computer Aided Design (CAD) user skills

Skills and Competencies;

Good communication and analytical skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with staff at all levels
Demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment.
Self-motivated, discipline and able to work independently.

Work Experience:

Minimum five (5) years working

How to Apply;

Applicants should submit their letters of motivation, detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials, details on current salary, daytime telephone contact and names and contacts of three referees not later than Friday 8th August 2014 to:

The Director, Human Resources & Administration
Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board
Reinsurance Plaza 5th Floor, Taifa Road
P. O. Box 26374-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

or via email to hr@nuclear.co.ke

KNEB is an equal opportunities employer and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Technical Officer Jobs at Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board

Job Title: Technical Officer – Nuclear Safety - 1 Post

Employer: Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Duty Station: Nairobi, Kenya

Application Deadline: 8th August 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:


Implementing corporate policies, norms, standards, procedures and strategies for KNEB
Planning, organizing and conducting safety assessments to enhance the capability of the Board in relation to the application of the IAEA safety standards.
Assessment of international nuclear safety issues in their complexity, including their international political and economic context in relation to the activities of the Board.
Providing a technical lead for safety assessment in various areas to further develop KNEB’s Safety programme.
Performing multi-disciplinary nuclear safety activities for all aspects of the nuclear power programme using internationally acceptable safety assessment tools
Planning, developing and implementing the domestication of IAEA's Basic Safety Standards and principles.
Developing, implementing, monitoring and regular review of the Board policy on nuclear safety.
Developing and maintaining nuclear safety awareness in the Board.
Ensuring that nuclear safety culture is developed and maintained within the Board and making proposals for integration in all relevant bodies without the Board.

Qualifications:

BSc in Physics, Chemistry, Engineering
MSc in Nuclear Safety

Skills and Competencies:

Good communication and analytical skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with staff at all levels
Demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment.
Self-motivated, discipline and able to work independently.

Work Experience:
Minimum five (2) years working

How to Apply:

Applicants should submit their letters of motivation, detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials, details on current salary, daytime telephone contact and names and contacts of three referees not later than Friday 8th August 2014 to:

The Director, Human Resources & Administration
Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board
Reinsurance Plaza 5th Floor, Taifa Road
P. O. Box 26374-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

or via email to hr@nuclear.co.ke

KNEB is an equal opportunities employer and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Assistant Audit Officer at Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Job Title: Assistant Audit Officer - 1 Post

Employer: Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Duty Station: Nairobi, Kenya

Application Deadline: 8th August 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Preparing of audit programmes and carrying out routine audit within the Board’s operations and activities
Recommending systems of internal controls and checks
Ascertaining compliance with established policies, plans, procedures and processes
Reviewing and appraising the soundness, adequacy and application of accounting, financial and other operation controls and promoting effective controls
Evaluating and providing reasonable assurance that risk management, control and governance systems are functioning as intended and will enable the Boards objective and goals to be met.
Performing post implementation reviews of previous audit recommendations and report the status of implementation
Developing  and evaluating  test plans in accordance with professional Audit Standards
Preparing  periodic reports to the management and audit committee of the Board
Updating  records of audit plans, findings, work papers and reports

Qualifications:

Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration
Certified Public Accountant CPA (K)
Certified Information System Auditor (CISA)

Skills and Competences:

Possess good communication and analytical skills
Excellent team working skills
Highly organized with good time management skills

Work Experience:

Minimum three (3) years working experience in a audit with a reputable firm

How to Apply:

Applicants should submit their letters of motivation, detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials, details on current salary, daytime telephone contact and names and contacts of three referees not later than Friday 8th August 2014 to:

The Director, Human Resources & Administration
Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board
Reinsurance Plaza 5th Floor, Taifa Road
P. O. Box 26374-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

or via email to hr@nuclear.co.ke

KNEB is an equal opportunities employer and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Assistant Accountant Career Opportunity at Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board

Job Title: Assistant Accountant - 1 Post

Employer: Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Duty Station: Nairobi, Kenya

Application Deadline: 8th August 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Checking and coding of transactions for posting to appropriate accounts
Posting of primary books to general ledger as required.
Preparing control account as per approved procedures
Preparing timely and accurate reports
Carrying out reconciliation of various account as required
Preparing trial balance and other related financial statements
Creating new codes for general ledger
Verifying various imprest, claims, as per approved procedures.
Preparing cashbook and posting to ledger as required.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or any other related degree from a recognized University.
Certified Public Accountant CPA(K)

Skills and Competences:

Possess good communication and analytical skills
Excellent team working skills, good organizational and social skills

Work Experience:

Minimum three (3) years in a reputable organization.

How to Apply:

Applicants should submit their letters of motivation, detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials, details on current salary, daytime telephone contact and names and contacts of three referees not later than Friday 8th August 2014 to:

The Director, Human Resources & Administration
Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board
Reinsurance Plaza 5th Floor, Taifa Road
P. O. Box 26374-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

or via email to hr@nuclear.co.ke

KNEB is an equal opportunities employer and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Assistant ICT Officer Careers at Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Job Title: Assistant ICT Officer - 1 Post

Employer: Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board - KNEB

Duty Station: Nairobi, Kenya

Application Deadline: 8th August 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist in implementation and monitoring of ICT policies and procedures ensuring compliance with set standards.
Installing, upgrading and configuration of applications and data base servers.
Managing backup systems and ensuring data recovery mechanism is in place.
Coding business applications.
Providing user support and training.
Ensuring computers and other hardware are maintained.
Installation, management and maintenance of voice communications equipment.
Maintaining infrastructure documentation and inventory.
Installation of local area networks as well as other networks required.
Researching on available technologies.
Managing and administering database and application servers.
Establishing and maintaining an E-library for the Board.

Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science in computer science
Certificate in Computer Programming
Experience in window server 2008
Web Programming (HTML, CGS, PHP, Java script)
Knowledge of photo / video editing software, computer Aided Diagram Software

Skills and Competencies:

Good communication and analytical skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with staff at all levels
Demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment.
Self-motivated, discipline and able to work independently.

Work Experience:

Minimum two (2) years working experience in a reputable firm

How to Apply:

Applicants should submit their letters of motivation, detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials, details on current salary, daytime telephone contact and names and contacts of three referees not later than Friday 8th August 2014 to:

The Director, Human Resources & Administration
Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board
Reinsurance Plaza 5th Floor, Taifa Road
P. O. Box 26374-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

or via email to hr@nuclear.co.ke

KNEB is an equal opportunities employer and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Senior People & Culture Officer Careers at World Vision in Kenya

Job Title: Senior People & Culture Officer

Employer: World Vision

Duty Station: East Africa Regional Office, Nairobi, Kenya

Application Deadline: 1st August 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Recruitment & Selection, Compensation & Benefits, Human Resources Information System, HR policies and procedures, Training & Development, Performance Management and others to ensure effective delivery of People & Culture services to support World Vision ministry functions.

Skills Required Include:

Bachelor s Degree in Human Resource Management or the equivalent
Minimum of 4 years HR generalists experience
Minimum of 2 years HRIS experience
Proficient in coaching, mediating, influencing, facilitation, presentation, communication, analysis, and problem solving.
Ability to complete a complex variety of tasks in an organized manner and to quickly change and adapt to new priorities
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Excellent computer skills including: Microsoft application skills including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Professional certificate in HR/Personnel Management
Experience in administration and management of international staff benefits will be an added advantage

How to Apply:

For specific details regarding the position, please visit our website at www.jobs.wvafrica.org and send your CV to wvaro_recruit@wvi.org by the closing date of August 1, 2014.

Our Vision for every child, life in all its fullness; Our prayer for every heart, the will to make it so.