UJAMAA Africa Kitchen & Office Cleaner Job


UJAMAA Africa 
Job Title: Kitchen & Office Cleaner 
Location: Based in Korogocho Slums, Nairobi Kenya
Expected Date of Appointment: 01 /06/ 2016
Closing Date: 20/05/2016
Company Profile: UJAMAA – Africa is an NGO whose mission is to promote health, personal security and economic empowerment for vulnerable women and children.


Duties and Responsibilities 
  • Efficiently running the kitchen department.
  • Office cleaning- designated areas of operation which include window panes, walls, store, washrooms and floors.
  • Making and Serving tea in all departments and collecting used teacups and plates.
  • Emptying waste bins or similar receptacles, transporting waste material to designated collection points
  • Sweeping floors with brushes or dust control mops.
  • Mopping floors with wet or damp mops.
  • To dust, damp wipe, wash or polish furniture, window sills, and external surfaces of cupboards, radiators, shelves and fitments.
  • To replenish consumable items (soap, toilet rolls, paper towels) if required within the contract.
  • To clean toilets, urinals, hand basins, sinks, baths, showers and drinking fountains.
  • The use of cleaning detergents in executing cleaning operations or maintenance procedures, after receiving proper instructions and training.
  • To clean walls and window panes to a height no greater than body height plus an arm’s extension from floor level, during periodic cleaning and maintenance programs.
  • Required to clean cookers and work surface areas.
  • To carry out any other duties within the overall function of the job.
Skills and Competencies:
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Kiswahili
  • Friendly and able to deal Professionally with other workers and customers while on site
  • Ability to work in a team where members depend on each other to get work done
  • The desire to learn, seek new challenges and take on additional responsibilities
  • Good common sense with the ability to solve practical problems
  • A self- starter with the ability to identify work that needs to be done and do it without being instructed to do so.
Education, Certifications and / or Experience 
  • Ordinary Level Certificate
  • A Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) holder can also apply.
  • Previous work experience in a cleaning firm will be an added advantage but is not a must.
  • A Certificate in customer service is an advantage
  • Aged between 25 and 35 years


   How to Apply


  • To apply send your CV and application letter, to [email protected] Include the Job Title in the subject line.
  • NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • NO CANVASSING, only EMAIL applications to the above address will be considered.
  • Deadline: 20th May 2016