Reporting to the Head of ICT Infrastructure & Systems Administration, the ICT Officer (Electrical and
Electronics Services) is responsible for planning, directing, installations of systems and infrastructure to ensure their stable operation and maintenance in the Infrastructure & Systems Administration Section of the ICT department at KUTRRH.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Liaise with Hospital’s Projects Department to review electrical plans and specifications in various building in order to understand the impact on ICT equipment.
Planning for purchase of ICT equipment and devices in line with the Strategic Plan and Annual Work Plan and Procurement Plans.
Ensure efficient power consumption, specifications, analysis and dimensioning.
Ensure all ICT equipment installation, repairs and maintenance meet the requirements for environmental and workplace safety and protection.
Conduct regular maintenance and repairs, performance verification testing, acceptance testing, planned preventative maintenance for ICT equipment.
Ensure enforcement of SLAs and Warranties for various ICT equipment.
Identify and requisition the required tools, equipment and materials needed for maintenance of
electrical and electronics devices under the ICT department.
Train other staff in the safe user of ICT equipment.
Provide regular reports on the status of ICT equipment in the Hospital.
Monitoring, evaluation and reporting of power consumption, backup and redundancy and sustainable energy use.
Any other work-related duties assigned by your supervisor
Bachelor’s Degree in Telecommunications/ Electrical & Electronic Engineering or a related Degree from a recognized institution.
Professional certification in networking or electrical a such as CCNA, CCNP, Huawei or related programmes.
Thorough knowledge of Institution of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) regulations and
Strong knowledge of Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)/ ICT Governance.
Knowledge and understanding of system flow charts. Electronics Devices Manuals, and
Hands on experience in installations and maintenance of High & Low Voltage ICT Devices systems
including Data Centres, and other ICT equipment.
Understanding of current trends in ICT, Waste Management and Energy conservation.
Knowledge of professional standards & regulations including data privacy practices and laws.
At least three (3) years of working experience in ICT/ Engineering field.
Soft skills required for the job
Ability to work under pressure
How to apply
If your background and competencies match the specifications of the above positions, please apply online
via: www.kutrrh.go.ke/careers OR send hard copies of your Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae, and
Filled Application Form and License ONLY to the address below:
The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital
P.O. Box 7674 – 00100 GPO
For all applications, please indicate the subject as follows: JOB APPLICATION – JOB REFERENCE
NUMBER. Please note that you must attach the Application Letter, CV, Filled Application Form, and license when you apply online via the portal.
The deadline for the receipt of all applications is 19th August 2022
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. All successful candidates must fulfil the requirements of Chapter
Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, including.
• Certificate of good conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations
• Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (for university graduates only)
• Tax Compliance Certificate from the KRA
• Clearance from Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission
• A report from an approved Credit Reference Bureau