Chief Mechanical Engineer/Fleet Manager at Nyamira County Public Service Board

Application Ends: March 24, 2023
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Job Description

Requirements for appointment

  • Hold a degree or higher National Diploma in mechanical engineering from a recognized institution;
  • Relevant working experience of not less than five 5 years, three 3 of which on fleet management;
  • Have qualifications and knowledge in administration or management;
  • Knowledge on road vehicle standards;
  • Valid driving license;
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of County development objectives;
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding and commitment to values and principles as Outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution;
  • Ability to work in a multi-ethnic environment, sensitivity and respect for diversity;
  • Have good inter-personal and communication skills; and
  • Proficiency in computer application

Duties and responsibilities

  • Compile monthly fuel report and Coordinate County transport;
  • Ensure vehicles have the requisite documents for operation;
  • Ensure efficient use and accurate accounting of all county vehicles;
  • Advise on procurement specifications of vehicles and training needs of drivers;
  • Prepare regular and comprehensive reports for the section;
  • Supervise staff in the transport section, arrange and ensure in-service training and recertification of drivers;
  • Registration of county vehicles and equipment;
  • Assist in monthly work ticket analysis;
  • Collaborate with other managers and staff members in order to formulate and implement policies, procedures, goals, and objectives;
  • Monitor operations to ensure that staff members comply with administrative policies and procedures, safety rules and government regulations; and
  • Promote safe work activities by conducting safety audits attending county safety meetings and meeting with individual staff members