AIRPORT MANAGER, WAJIR JOB GRADE S6 (1 POSITION) REF: OPS/AM/WJR/04/JUNE 2024

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Job Purpose: The job holder is responsible for providing leadership and overseeing implementation of Airport operational services to achieve business growth, seamless customer experience, safety and security of passengers and airstrip users in line with national legislations and International civil aviation Standards & Recommended Practices.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Coordinating airport operations in collaboration with airport stakeholders, ministries, departments and agencies to enhance customer experience;
  2. Driving the implementation of the airport master plan in consultation with stakeholders;
  3. Coordinating emergency and crisis response at the airport;
  4. Implementing airport security plan; 
  5. Implementing safety management system at the airport;
  6. Overseeing seamless passenger and airport user’s facilitation to enhance customer experience;
  7. Overseeing compliance of rescue & firefighting capacity at the airport commensurate to the aerodrome level of protection;
  8. Promoting safe aircraft operations at the airport;
  9. Coordinating compliance with contractual Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and service delivery standards of third party service providers;
  10. Supervising contract implementation for goods and services; and
  11. Implementing Quality Management System at the airport.

Minimum Job Requirements & Qualifications: 

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in a Business related field or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution of higher learning
  2. Minimum of five (5) years working experience two (2) of which must be in a supervisory position
  3. Training in Airport Operations

Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 requirements

Shortlisted candidates will be required to have a valid;

  • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA);
  • Police Clearance Certificate from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations;
  • Self-Declaration Form stamped by the Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC);
  • Certificate of Clearance from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB); and
  • Clearance Certificate from a recognized Credit Reference Bureau (CRB).

The full details of the advertisement can be accessed onKAA Website https://www.kaa.go.ke under Careers Section.

Application Criteria

If you meet the above criteria, please submit your application letter, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates and testimonials, a copy of the National Identity Card, a resume/curriculum vitae highlighting relevant experience, details of current and expected salary, a daytime phone contact, email address and names of three (3) professional referees who can speak of your competence, character and integrity.

Submission of Applications

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications via electronic mail [email protected]  or in hard copy quoting the Job Reference on the Email title line or on the envelope to:

General Manager, Human Resource Development
Kenya Airports Authority
Head Office, Airport North Road
P.O. Box 19001-00501
NAIROBI.

To be considered, your application must be received not later than Monday, 24th June 2024 at 5.00pm East African Time addressed to the contact provided above.

KAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Canvasing in any form or failure to attach any of the stipulated documents shall lead to automatic disqualification.

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