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  • Posted: Jan 26, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Othaya- Mukurwe-ini Water Services Company is a Water Services Provider formed as per Water Act 2016 and owned by the County Government of Nyeri. To strengthen our team of staff and leadership, we invite applications from highly competent, proactive and self-driven individual to fill the following positions within the company.
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    Technical Officer

    Department:   Technical
    Reports to:      Technical Manger
    Responsible for: Water Distribution Technicians

    To ensure reliable supply of water to meet customers demand. 

    Job Summary

    • Diploma in Civil Engineering or water engineering or equivalent
    • Degree /HND in Civil Engineering or Water Engineering or equivalent will be added advantage.
    • A minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience
    • Good communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work under pressure and with minimum supervision
    • Planning and organizational skills
    • Excellent analytical skills
    • Basic Computer skills
    • Knowledge of CAD.


    • Coordinate water supply services as per the service charter to ensure customer satisfaction 
    • Operations and Maintenance of the water distribution systems to ensure it is effective and efficient 
    • Ensure timely repair of leaks and bursts to reduce NRW 
    • Recommend extension of pipelines to unserved customers 
    • Ensure all pipelines and water reservoirs are cleaned as per the schedule 
    • Advise on the most economic repair and maintenance procedures 
    • Ensure customer complaints related to the section are timely and satisfactorily resolved 
    • Maintain the sections records for ease of retrieval and future reference 
    • Prepare and submit reports 
    • Mentor, coach, supervise and monitor performance of staff assigned.

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    Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Officer

    Department:   Technical 
    Reports to:      Technical Manager. 

    Geo-reference all company assets, develop, produce and maintain maps for meter reading; carry out engineering survey for profiling and design, costing and verification of quantities for purpose of planning and decision making.

    Job Summary

    • Diploma in Geo information system GIS with at least 3 years’ experience with the use of GIS programs and software in water related field.
    • Degree in geography, computer science, engineering, or a related field will be an added advantage.
    • Good project management skills
    • GIS track record, including proficiency with standard GIS application and data layers
    • A self-driven person with high need for achievement
    • Good analytical skills
    • Good Computer skills(word, excel and PowerPoint)
    • Knowledge of CAD
    • Knowledge in Engineering survey(Total station,TKK etc)
    • Have good interpersonal relations and communication skills
    • Excellent organization skills.


    • Prepare detailed maps using  Arch map and/AutoCAD software
    • Coordinate land surveying to confirm/establish land boundaries and pipeline way leaves
    • Carry out surveys work using simple survey equipment (e.g. Total Station and dumpy level), create profiles, topographic maps and determine elevations and provide relevant reports
    • Prepare accurate GIS data base of the company’s infrastructure (water meters, tanks, valves, water and sewer lines etc.)
    • Work with GIS to model and analyze landscape features, pipelines and appurtenances for NRW reduction and better asset management
    • Use of GIS and maps to improve water and sewerage coverage, improve efficiency and accuracy of the company’s operations
    • Maintain section records for ease of retrieval and future reference
    • Prepare and submit reports.

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