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  • Posted: Mar 20, 2023
    Deadline: Mar 24, 2023
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    The county’s rich history is joined at the hip with that of the entire nation. When the Kenya-Uganda railway line was constructed, although heavily criticized as the Lunatic Express or a road to nowhere, it had a profound impact on the creation of the nation today known as Kenya.
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    Principal Superintending Quantity Surveyor (1 Position)

    VACANCY No. 01/PROM/2023/02

    Requirements for appointment

    • Served in the grade of Chief Superintending Quantity Surveyor or comparable and relevant position in the public service for at least three (3) years;
    • A Bachelor’s Degree in Building Economics/Quantity Surveying or its equivalent and relevant qualifications from a recognized institution; 
    • Been registered with the Board of Registration of Architects and Quantity Surveyors of Kenya as a Quantity Surveyor;
    • Corporate Membership of the Institute of Quantity Surveyors of Kenya (IQSK) or Architectural Association of Kenya (AAK);
    • Attended a Strategic Leadership Development Course lasting not less than six (6) weeks from a recognized Institution;
    • Demonstrated a high degree of professional competence and administrative capability required for effective planning, direction, control and coordination of quantity surveying function; and
    • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Evaluation and reporting on contractual claims from contractors, checking valuations for payments to contractors, resolution of disputes on cases requiring litigation or arbitration;
    • Responsible for cost information services, control and implementation of tendering and procuring procedures for construction projects, preparation of cost hand books, handling correspondence, reports and papers on policy matters;
    • Preparation of cost estimates and Bill of Quantities;
    • Monthly valuation on site;
    • Site measurements;
    • Preparation of variation orders and final accounts involving the implementation of development projects for various Departments.
    • Supervise the Quantity Surveying services in the County and will be responsible for the administration and supervision of all staff working under him/her;
    • Coordination of design, supervision of construction and maintenance of public buildings, civil and other public works; 
    • Responsible for research activities; and
    • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

    Method of Application

    Qualified candidates are required to make an application by downloading and completing a Promotion Application Form from Nakuru County Government website Candidates are required to send the duly filled application form through the Post Office or Courier Services in a sealed envelope clearly indicating the vacancy number and position applied on the envelope to the address below On or Before 24th March, 2023 (Hand delivered applications will not be accepted)

    The Secretary
    Nakuru County Public Service Board
    Public Works Building- Prisons Road
    P.O Box 2870-20100

    Interested and qualified? Go to Nakuru County Government on to apply

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