Water Engineer Vacancy in Nairobi 2019
Career Employment Kenya: Water Engineer Vacancy in Nairobi 2019
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

Position: Water Engineer

Location: Nairobi – Kenya

Industry: Real Estate, Architecture, Civil Engineering

Our Client, an Engineering Development Company incorporated in Kenya and UAE with its headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya is urgently looking to recruit an experienced Water Engineer to be part of their adverse in-house engineering
experts. He/she will design and maintain piping and flow routes through water/waste treatment plants, water distribution systems and sewers.

The successful candidate must possess the knowledge, experience and confidence to engage and professionally interact with the design professionals, consultants, client and other construction related personnel in planning, coordinating and safely executing the work in accordance with the contract documents, schedule, budget other matters by performing the following duties;

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Producing designs, both initial outlines and full plans of sewage, water treatment and flood defense structures such as pump systems and pipe works
  • Ensure water treatment plants and water distribution systems operate efficiently and reliably
  • Plan and design tools, engines and machines to perform specialized functions such as delivering a steady flow of chemicals at a certain rate into the water supply at a treatment plant
  • Oversee the installation, operation and maintenance of equipment’s used for water and sewage infrastructure operations
  • Writing well detailed reports and presenting project details/technical information to colleagues and clients
  • Manage and maintain clean water & sewage services while monitoring flood levels and prevent flood damages
  • Ensuring projects keep to budgets and set timescales
  • Keeping to date with changes in regulatory legislation and guidelines while maintaining an awareness on current environmental issues
  • Supervising staff and site workers
  • Liaising with clients, contractors, government agencies, local authorities and suppliers
  • Using a variety of specialist computer applications/simulation software

Key Competencies & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Water Engineering or any other related field from a recognized institution
  • Practicing Licence/Certified by the Engineers Board of Kenya
  • Must have 15 years of experience as a Water Engineer or relevant position on New-Building (commercial and industrial projects)
  • Have at least 7 years’ experience in sewer, water works and piping systems
  • Hand on experience in building software’s
  • Must be available for a full time job and ready to be posted for work across East African Region
  • Experience in Building Engineering Consulting a plus
  • Must understand construction terms, scheduling and planning concepts.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, and Excel
  • Excellent organizational, presentation, and interpersonal skills

If you’re up to the challenge, kindly send CV and cover letter only to recruitment@linkarkconsultants.com before close of business 19th April 2019.

Clearly indicate the position applied for and expected salary on the subject line.

Job Summary:
Job Title

Water Engineer

Job Category

Engineering and Technical

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Linkark Consultants

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Nairobi, Kenya


Nairobi County


Engineering and Technical