Property Maintenance Officer Jobs Kenya (30K)


Our client is a Real Estate Company that specializes in residential and commercial leasing, property scouting, selling and management. They seek to hire a Property Maintenance Officer who will be tasked with ensuring the property is cleaned and well maintained at all times.

Level: Entry Level
Location: Nairobi
Salary: 30k + Commissions

Property Maintenance Officer Job Responsibilities:

  • Examine building on a daily basis for needed repairs, maintenance and cleanliness
  • Perform emergency repairs as necessary, remain available to fire and police department on a 24 hour call basis in case of emergency
  • Conduct on going regular preventative maintenance, upkeep and repair program including painting and general repairs to façade, plumbing, windows, electrical and mechanical installation
  • Oversee and supervise daily maintenance staff to ensure building is in clean and functional condition
  • Assume responsibility for the general security and fire safety of the buildings: understand and maintain all aspects of the building safety systems, including fire alarms, emergency lighting and escape routes. Ensure they are all maintaining to a high standard and where necessary recommend improvement of existing facilities.
  • Responsible for producing thorough documentation, such as recording details of maintenance and health and safety checks in an efficient and organized manner
  • Understand and maintain all aspects of the buildings security systems, including alarm, CCTV, metal detectors, locks and all aspects of the building. Maintain all equipment to a high standard and keep accurate records on file
  • Produce daily and weekly reports on a timely basis on maintenance on security issues to be communicated and escalated to the property managers
  • Maintain good relations and liaise with tenants to resolve any reported issues
  • Foster good working relationships with regulators, ensure understanding of regulation and licensing requirements and timely compliance response

Qualifications for the Property Maintenance Officer Job

  • Have Diploma/Certificate in Engineering
  • At least 1 years of experience
  • Must have a background in maintenance
  • Preferred prior work experience in residential and commercial buildings
  • Be observant and pays attention to detail
  • Ability to create and implement security procedures and systems
  • Should be able to do reports on maintenance and tenancy issues
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must be fluent in verbal and written English
  • Ability to effectively communicate and deal with clients & team members
  • Recognizes and resolves problems quickly and efficiently
  • Able to work days, evenings and weekends

How to Apply:
If you are up to the challenge, posses the necessary qualification and experience, please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Property Maintenance Officer) to [email protected] before 6th May, 2017.