Senior Civil Engineer-Retainer, Multiple positions

Job categories Engineering
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5323/20014
Level ICS-11
Department/office AFR, KEMC, Kenya
Duty station Home based
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-3
Duration 1 year renewable subject to performance and the availability of funds
Application period 09-Jul-2020 to 09-Aug-2020


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Kenya Multi Country Office manages a growing portfolio of engagements, including associated strategic and operational risks. The KEMCO sub-region currently consists of an established Operation Centre in Nairobi/Kenya which manages a portfolio of engagements in multiple countries in East and South Africa. This includes primarily transactional projects in partnership with the Nairobi based UN Agencies, UN-Habitat and UNEP, and multiple ‘operational’ projects in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and several island states.


KEMC has its own Technical and Design Services Unit (TSU) which comprises a core group of technical staff supplemented by experts employed on a retainer basis.  The group conducts feasibility studies and assessments and engages in design and monitoring work.  The core group’s skills include Civil, Structural, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Architects, Design Associates and Quantity Surveyors.  Senior Civil Engineer-Retainer will provide additional capacity in core disciplines as well as GIS and sector specific expertise (roads, healthcare, heritage etc).

Under the overall supervision of the TSU Manager, the Senior Civil Engineer-Retainer will give his/her technical expertise as required to support the activities of the unit in water-related civil infrastructure, with a particular focus on dams.



Review, analyse and advise on existing dam infrastructure; Review, a...

Advanced University Degree in Civil & Structural Engineering or other r...

Minimum  (7) years’ experience in civil engineering works  is re...

Fluency in written and oral English is required.  

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