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Plumber II Grade AD 3

Ref No LU/AD/1/1/2023

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Doing minor and major repair of plumbing in the University.
  • Attending to new and old building for plumbing installation of pipe fitting in the University.
  • Attending to Minor and major repairs of sewer pipes in the university.
  • Attending to major and minor repair of the sewer line, waste drainage and waste water pipes.
  • Any Other duties assigned by immediate supervisor.
  • Appointment to this post will be subject to the availability of a vacancy in the establishment

Qualifications

For appointment to this post, a candidate must;

  • Government Trade Test III
  • Exemplary work performance
  • One (1) year experience in Plumbing

Electrician II Grade AD 3

Ref No LU/AD/2/1/2023

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Installation of wiring in new buildings.
  • Repair and service of all types of electrical machines.
  • Inspect all Distribution Boxes for safety purposes.
  • Maintenance of electricity supply to University buildings/facilities.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the immediate supervisor.

Qualifications

For appointment to this post, a candidate must;

  • Craft Certificate or Government Trade Test II
  • Exemplary work performance with three (3) year experience as electrician III

Herdsman/Milker III Grade AD 3 – 2 Positions

Ref No LU/AD/3/1/2023

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure proper and complete milking of the dairy cows.
  • Operate milking machines.
  • Ensure milking parlor must be kept clean and up to the standards required by the dairy inspector.
  • Identify sick animals during milking.

Qualifications

For appointment to this post, a candidate must;

  • At least KCPE
  • At least three (3) year experience in a similar position

Cook and Baker I Grade AD 4

Ref No LU/AD/4/1/2023

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • To prepare all types of foods as required by the customers.
  • To ensure cleanliness in the cooking area and cleaning of utensils in the kitchen.
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the immediate supervisor.
  • Any other duties assigned by the immediate supervisor.

Qualifications

For appointment to this post, a candidate must;

  • KCSE Certificate or its equivalent
  • Certificate in Food and Beverages Production
  • Exemplary work performance with Three (3) years’ experience as cook II

Counselor III Grade AD 8

Ref No LU/AD/5/1/2023

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist the Senior Counselor in carrying out counseling services at the University.
  • Assist University staff and students Peer Counselors in their activities
  • Participate in student and staff orientation exercise to familiarize them with counseling services at the University.
  • Keep accurate records of staff and students counseling activities
  • Any other duties assigned by immediate supervisor.

Qualifications

For appointment to this post, a candidate must;

  • Bachelor’s degree in Guidance and Counseling or Psychology or its equivalent
  • One (1) year experience in counselin 

Method of Application

Important information to all Applicants

Candidates will be required to satisfy the requirement of chapter 6 of the constitution of Kenya 2010 and must attach the following once they are shortlisted for interview.

  • Certificate of good conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigation.
  • Tax compliance certificate from KRA
  • Clearance certificate from Higher Education Loans Board
  • Clearance certificate from CRB
  • Self-declaration clearance certificate from Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  • A soft copy of the application letter and the C.V. to be emailed to: radmin@laikipia.ac.ke

Interested applicants should forward one (1) copy of application package, including updated curriculum vitae, giving details of the applicant’s age, academic and professional qualifications, working experience, present post and salary, telephone contact, email address, names and addresses of three referees plus copies of certificates and testimonials. The reference number of the position applied should be clearly indicated on both application letter and the envelope.

Applications should be addressed to:-

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (AF&P)
Laikipia University,
P.O. Box 1100-20300
NYAHURURU – KENYA

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Closing Date: Friday February 3rd, 2023.