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  • Posted: Jan 18, 2023
    Deadline: Not specified
  • The Kenya Institute of Mass Communication (KIMC) was established in 1961 and was named as the then Voice of Kenya Training School. Its main purpose was to train electronic engineering and technicians for the then, Kenya Broadcasting Service (KBS), that was later rebranded in 1962 as the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC). KBC was then nationalized in 1964,...
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    Principal Technical Instructor

    REF NO: KIMC/PTI/ HR/01/2023

    Duties and Responsibilities 

    • Training in their area of specialisation;
    • Providing specialised inputs in technical training and development of technical training materials;
    • Conducting research and providing consultancy work in technical training;
    • Coordinating activities in any of the following sections: radio/television. Film, Camera /Lighting/ sound /production design and animation, video recording /editing facilities, post production facilities and laboratories (photographic, film, computer and engineering) as per area of specialization.

    Job Specifications
    For appointment to this grade, an Officer must have:

    • Served in the grade of Chief Technical Instructor or in a comparable position in the Public Service or private sector for a minimum period of three (3) years ;
    • Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: Television Radio, Film, and video production, Film /Video Camera Video Editing, Film /Video Sound Film /Video Camera, Film / video Editing, Film Technology, Mass communication, (Radio and or Television) Studio Technical operation /Media Technology, Technical Education ,Photo journalism Broadcast journalism, Electrical / Electronic, Telecommunication Engineering ,Theatre arts Animation , Fine Art , /Design or any other equivalent qualifications from a recognised institution;
    • Masters Degree in any of the following Technical disciplines; Television, Radio, Film and video production, Film /Video Sound, Film /video Camera, Film Video Editing, Film Technology, Mass communication, (Radio and/ or Television) Studio Technical operations /Media Technology, Technical Education, Photojournalism, Broadcast Journalism, or equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;
    • Certificate in Training of Trainers (TOT) course lasting not less than six (6) months in a recognizable Institution;
    • Attended a Senior Management Ccourse lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized Institution;
    • Certificate in computer applications skills and,
    • Shown Merit, integrity and ability as reflected in work performance and results

    Method of Application

    Candidates who meet the requirements are invited to send their applications quoting job reference number accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae; copies of Academic and Professional Certificates, National Identity Card, Transcripts and Testimonials; Daytime Contacts; Full Names and Contacts of three (3) referees to be addressed to:

    The Director/ CEO
    Kenya Institute of Mass Communication
    Uholo Road, (South B), Nairobi
    Off Mombasa Road
    P.O. Box 42422 – 00100

    So as to reach him not later than 7th February, 2023 at 4.30 pm
    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

    Successful candidates after interviews will be required to obtain the following documents:

    • Certificate of good conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) 
    • Tax compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
    • Clearance Certificate from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
    • Clearance from Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) 
    • Clearance certificate from a Credit Reference Bureau Certificate (CRB)

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