Kenyatta University Jobs : Fire Investigator


Fire Investigator Job Vacancy At KU In Kenya

Kenyatta University wishes to recruit qualified and dedicated applicants for vacant positions in the office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration):

Fire Investigator 

Qualifications For Fire Investigator Jobs 

  • KCE Division III/ KCSE Mean Grade C (Plain) and above
  • Diploma in Fire Science or Disaster response/Management from a recognized institution
  • At least three (3) years experience of fire scene investigative experience and analysis
  • Experience or training as a Criminal investigator
  • Certificate in fire fighting and first aid
  • Demonstrate working knowledge which includes fire prevention principles, investigation methods, fire fighting tactics, emergency medical technician training, fire service administration and legal issues
  • Current Certified Fire Investigation (CFI) or Certified Fire and Explosion (CFI) accreditation
  • Medically and physically fit
  • Knowledge of building construction materials and the effect of fire on them
  • Background knowledge in mechanical, electrical, civil or chemical engineering


   How to Apply


  • The successful candidate will be offered two (2) years renewable performance-based contract and a generous remuneration.
  • The applicants should provide full details of educational and professional qualification, work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s telephone number and e-mail address.
  • Copies of certificates and testimonials should also be enclosed giving the names and addresses of three (3) referees who are conversant with the applicant’s competence in area of specialization.
  • Applicants and Referees should write directly to:
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration) Kenyatta University P. O. BOX 43844 – 00100 NAIROBI
  • Applications and letters from the referees should be received not later than Friday, 13th May 2016
  • Kenyatta University is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.