Graduate Electrical Engineer - KETRACO

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Company:e Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited (KETRACO)
Job Type:Permanent

Job details

The Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited (KETRACO) is a 100% state-owned corporation incorporated on 2nd December, 2008 under the Company's Act, Cap 486 as a State Corporation pursuant to the Sessional Paper No. 4 of 2004 on Energy.

The Mandate of the Company is to plan, design, construct, own, operate and maintain high voltage electricity transmission grid and regional power interconnectors.

KETRACO’s Vision is to be a world-class electricity transmission company and the leading interconnector in Africa. The Mission of the Company is to provide reliable, efficient and effective electricity transmission and promote power trade for sustainable socio-economic development.

To achieve the above mandate, KETRACO has so far completed and commissioned 1,115.5km of transmission lines with 5000km committed and on-going projects. The company has assets base of over Kshs. 77 Billion. In addition; and to increase access to electricity, KETRACO plans to construct additional 7000km of transmission lines in the next five years.

The Company invites applications from suitable individuals to fill the following positions.

Graduate Electrical Engineer


Reporting to the Senior Engineer

Job purpose

To train and develop the Engineers for take up of maintenance duties of the transmission Line network assets

Job Specifications

For appointment to this grade an officer must: -

a) Have a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering;

b) Be a Registered Graduate Engineer with EBK;

c) Be Computer Literate.

Key Tasks

Tasks for both routine inspections of lines and substations to be assigned on day-to-day basis by the Regional Maintenance Engineers. They are to work within the regional teams to gain experience on the job.

Candidates who meet the requirements should submit their applications so as to reach the address shown below (clearly stating the reference in the letter and on the envelope) by close of business on 19th January, 2018 at 4.30pm.

Applications to include CVs with details of day time contacts, current and expected salary, notice period required to take up appointment, names and contacts of three referees. Applicants must also attach copies of all Certificates/Testimonials, and copy of National ID/Passport addressed to:-

The Managing Director,

Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited,


Popo Lane, South C, off Red Cross Road,

P.O. Box 34942 –00100,



1. The appointment to all the positions will be on permanent and pensionable terms.

2. The successful candidates for the positions will be offered competitive remuneration package in accordance with the Company guidelines.

KETRACO is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and gender equality. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applications without the relevant qualifications, copies of documents/details as sought for will not be considered. Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification.

Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

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