200 Vacancies in the Government of Kenya – Kenya Ports Authority (Dockers) 2021
Career Employment Kenya: 200 Vacancies in the Government of Kenya – Kenya Ports Authority (Dockers) 2021
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

Kenya Ports Authority
(KPA) is a Commercial and Strategic State Corporation is mandated to maintain,
operate, improve, and regulate all sea and inland waterway ports in Kenya. KPA
aspires to position the Port of Mombasa as a competitive regional hub. The Port
of Mombasa is a gateway to East and Central Africa and is one of the busiest
Ports along the East African coastline. The Port provides direct connectivity
to over 80 ports worldwide and is linked to a vast hinterland comprising
Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Northern
Tanzania, Southern Sudan, Somalia, and Ethiopia by road.

To enhance institutional
capacity to deliver strategy, KPA is seeking to recruit highly motivated and
results oriented individuals to fill the following position.

 POSITION: DOCKER GRADE HG4 (200
POSTS
)

 Reporting to the Gang
Supervisor, the job holder will handle cargo manually in stevedoring and other
shore handling operations.

Qualifications

  • At Least Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education
    KCSE Grade D or its equivalent
  • Physically fit
  • Good Communication skills

Responsibilities

  • Lock and unlock manual spreaders before the
    container is lifted from or onto the ship
  • Signal crane operators and reach stacker operators
    when lifting and stacking
  • Handle and carry operational gears from one berth
    to the other
  • Sling and un-sling out of gauge containers/loose
    cargo
  • Physically guide the equipment operator in
    positioning of containers onto either terminal trailer, ship, or other
    road/rail
  • Physically handle and carry packages during
    stripping, verification, surveys and stuffing
  • Always comply with safe working procedures
  • Comply with Staff Regulations, Harbour Regulations
    1970, Circulars and Notices issued/revised from time to time

How to Apply

 If you believe you can
clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for the role
above, please submit your application on-line including duly signed
application letter, Academic (KCSE certificate only), copy of National Identity
Card and Curriculum vitae (CV).

For full details about
this position and how to apply, kindly log onto the Kenya Ports Authority
Careers Portal https://kpa.co.ke/Careers/Pages/default.aspx

Email or hard copy
applications will not be accepted. Only those applications submitted through
the e-recruitment portal will be considered. To be considered, your application
must be received not later than 8th
December 2021
.

Kenya Ports Authority is
an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and committed to diversity and gender
equality. Canvasing will lead to automatic disqualification.