Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) Jobs: Electrician

Position: Electrician

Organisation: Aga Khan Education Services

Location: Kenya

Application Deadline: 15th January 2021

Job Summary

The primary function of the school Electrician is to undertake a variety of tasks relating to setting up and maintaining electrical infrastructure. S/He should be able to set up and maintain well-functioning electrical installations that meet relevant safety and quality standards in order to minimize the probability of accidents and maximize the usability of electricity within the school facilities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Execute plans of electrical wiring for well-functioning lighting, intercom, and other electrical systems
  • Install electrical apparatus, fixtures, and equipment for alarm and other systems
  • Install safety and distribution components (e.g. switches, resistors, circuit-breaker panels etc.)
  • Connect wiring in electrical circuits and networks ensuring compatibility of components
  • Prepare and assemble conduits and connect wiring through them
  • Prevent breakdown of systems by routinely inspecting and replacing old wiring and insulated cables, cleaning circuits, etc.
  • Perform effective troubleshooting to identify hazards or malfunctions and repair or substitute damaged units
  • Complete all work to the highest standard
  • Keep the Head Teacher and Facility Manager informed of any potential risks and recommend alleviation plans.

The requirements

  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering or other equivalents
  • Experience in industrial and/or commercial electrical systems
  • 5 years of experience (two of those worked within a learning institution would be an added advantage)

How to Apply

If you meet the requirements click on the button below for application


Application Deadline: 15th January 2021

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