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Artisans (Welding and Fabrication/ Building)

Siaya Institute of Technology (SIT)

Job Summary

Siaya Institute of Technology (SIT) is a public TVET Institution operating under the TVET ACT No. 29 of 2013 in the State Department of Vocational and Technical Training, Ministry of Education, Kenya. It is situated in Siaya Town along the Siaya- Rang’ala Road. Applications are invited from qualified persons for the positions shown below.

  • Minimum Qualification: Certificate
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 4 years

Job Description

Vision
A market leader in the provision of top-notch training, research and innovation.

Mission
To produce competent human resource for sustainable development

VACANT POSITIONS

12. V/NO. SIT/2020/12 ARTISANS (Welding and Fabrication/ Building) (2 POSTS)
Terms of Service

Terms of Service Permanent
Salary Scale
Salary Scale KShs 16,890 × 680 KShs 16,890 × 680 -- 17,570 × 700 17,570 × 700 -- 18,270 × 780 18,270 × 780 -- 19,050 × 800 19,050 × 800 -- 19,850 × 950 19,850 × 950 -- 20,800 p.m.20,800 p.m.
House Allowance
House Allowance As applicable in Siaya County.

a) Duties and Responsibilities
An officer at this level will be deployed in either Plumbing, or Welding and Fabricating functions as guided by their respective competencies. Specific duties and responsibilities will entail the following:
i. Plumbing
Duties and responsibilities will entail: overseeing plumbing works in the sub-section; installing, repairing and maintaining water, gas, drainage, sewage and other plumbing systems; inspecting joints, valves, pumps to ensure their serviceability; ensuring installations, repairs and maintenance meet the requirements of the appropriate code and environmental protection requirements; and overseeing institute equipment production Technicians in the Section.
ii. Welding and Fabricating
Duties and responsibilities will entail: overseeing welding and fabrication in the sub-section; scheduling and re-scheduling of duty roosters for fabrication and welding; ensuring welded and fabricated materials/items meet the standard requirements; inspecting fabricated, joined and repaired equipment, fixtures and various types of metal objects and structures using oxygen-acetylene, arc, MIG & TIG welding techniques; analysing plans, drawings, work samples specifications and work orders to determine work requirements and sequence of welding assignments; performing cleaning and grinding of metals; ensure clean weld joint to obtain smooth look; coaching and mentoring trainees; and overseeing institute equipment production Technicians in the Section.

b) Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:

i. Served in the grade of Artisan II or in an equivalent position for a minimum period of three (4) years’ experience and in possession of a National Trade Test I certificate in any of the following areas of specialization: Plumbing or Welding and Fabricating from National Industrial Training Authority or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
OR
Served in the grade of Artisan II or in an equivalent position for a minimum period of three (2) years’ experience and in possession of an Artisan Certificate of KNEC.
ii. Proficiency in computer application skills from a recognized institution

Siaya Institute of Technology is an equal opportunity employer.
The details of the advertised posts can be accessed from the Institute’s website www.siayainstitute.ac.ke . Interested qualified persons are requested to download the fillable PDF application forms, fill and submit via email to recruit2020@siayainstitute.ac.ke so as to reach the undersigned on or before Friday August 14th, 2020 3pm.
NB. Youth, Women and Persons Living with Disability (PWD) are encouraged to apply.
SECRETARY OF THE BOARD OF GOVENORS /PRINCIPAL
SIAYA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
P.O. BOX 1087 – 40600
SIAYA

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