Land Surveyor

National Housing Corporation (NHC)

  • Entry Level
  • Nairobi
  • July 22, 2024

Overview

Vacancy Description
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The National Housing Corporation (NHC) is a statutory body established by an Act of Parliament, Cap. 117, whose mandate is to implement government housing policies and Programmes. The Corporation is seeking to recruit results driven and highly motivated individuals to fill the positions below.

Land Surveyor – NHC/70/2024

NHC Job Grade: 7

Job Specification:

Duties and responsibilities at this level entail assisting in:

  1. Undertaking cadastral surveys to facilitate acquisition of ownership documents;
  2. iCarrying out Engineering surveys to inform designs and implementation of housing and infrastructure projects;
  3. Undertaking sectional property surveys to facilitate acquisition of ownership documents for the completed units;
  4. Undertaking re-establishment of land boundary beacons to facilitate implementation of projects;
  5. Carrying out necessary surveys and prepare documentation to assist in resolution of land boundary disputes affecting NHC properties;
  6. Performing any other lawful duties as may be assigned from time to time;

Person Specification:

  1. Bachelors Degree in Land Survey, Geo-spatial Engineering, Geomatic Engineering or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  2. Proficiency in computer applications; and
  3. Fulfills the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution.

Skills and Competencies:

  1. Interpersonal skills;
  2. Communication skills;
  3. Ability to meet deadlines;
  4. Customer focus;

Land Surveying Assistant – NHC/74/2024

NHC Job Grade: 9

Job Specification:

Duties and responsibilities at this level entail assisting in:

  1. Directing and coordinating administrative and technical operations of the land survey section;
  2. Liaising with necessary agencies/authorities to obtain approvals;
  3. Reviewing job request, with Manager, Land Survey Services and field staff; determines, coordinate and assembles job data needed.
  4. Coordinating, evaluating and monitoring land surveyors working under him and recommend for promotion;
  5. Reviewing, plans, coordinates and directs the schedules of works for survey staff to maintain work request deadline for various Corporation projects;
  6. Compiling, translates electronic surveys and manual field data; operates computer programs and coordinating all survey data at the Corporation;
  7. Providing assistance to office and field staff as required;
  8. Reviewing all data of surveys activities for accuracy and completion;
  9. Personally performs a variety of complex, technical surveying and drafting work, prepares reports and corresponding related to surveying;
  10. Providing for the training of Survey staff, evaluates performance, recommend promotions and disciplinary actions;
  11. Investigating and resolved boundary dispute;
  12. Assisting in compilation of document leading to the drawing up of the boundary plans, titles, leases and sub-leases;
  13. Undertaking geodetic, cadastral, sectional property and engineering surveys and mapping to informs design, implementation of housing and infrastructure project and acquisition of ownership documents;
  14. Undertaking re-establishment of land boundary beacons to facilitate implementation of projects;
  15. Keeping custody of survey equipment and ensure they are calibrated to required standards; and

Person Specification:

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  1. Diploma in Land Survey, Geo-spatial Engineering, Geomatic Engineering or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  2. Proficiency in computer applications; and
  3. Fulfills the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution.

Skills and Competencies:

  1. Interpersonal skills;
  2. Communication skills;
  3. iii). Ability to work independently and in a team;
  4. Ability to meet deadlines;
  5. Ability to supervise others;
  6. Customer focus;

Terms of Service and Remuneration

  1. The appointment to positions in Grades 4 to 12 will be on permanent and pensionable basis.
  2. Successful candidates will be offered competitive remuneration package in accordance with the Corporations Salary Structure

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Application Guidelines

Applicants are required to submit their applications including cover letter, copy of National Identity Card, certified copies of certificates, testimonials and detailed CV indicating their current position, qualifications, working experience, names of three (3) referees (professional), current remuneration, and daytime telephone number(s).

(Where applicable, include in your submission the required professional certificates, membership certificates, and all other requirements as specified for the role you are applying for.)

The cover letter should be addressed to:

The Managing Director/CEO
National Housing Corporation (NHC)
P.O. Box 30257-0010,
NAIROBI

APPLICATIONS SHOULD REACH THE CORPORATION ON OR BEFORE 22nd JULY, 2024 LATEST 5:00 PM (EAST AFRICAN TIME).

Applications without the relevant qualifications attached will not be considered. Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification.

The National Housing Corporation is committed to implementing the provisions of the Constitution of Kenya – Article 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenya’s diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons with disabilities. THEREFORE, PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, THE MARGINALIZED AND THE MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

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