16 Posts – KETRACO Jobs

Government Jobs, Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited Jobs, KETRACO Jobs,

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.

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

1. Company Secretary & General Manager Legal Services (KET 2)

  • KET/5/1C/40/130-B (12/2023)
  • Five (5) year contract renewable once

2. Chief Pilot – (KET 3)

  • KET/5/1C/40/95-B (12/2023)
  • Five (5) year contract a renewable

3. Manager, Information Technology & Innovation — System Technology (KET 4)

  • KET/5/1C/40/202-B (12/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

4. Manager, Human Resource Services (KET4)

  • KET/5/1C/40/203-B (12/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

5. Senior Research Officer – (KET 5)

  • KET/5/1C/40/111-B (12/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

6. Senior IT & Innovation Officer Business Analyst – FICO- (KET 5)

  • KET/5/lC/40/68-B (12/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

7. Engineer Power Dispatch – (KET 6)

  • KET/5/1C/40/191-B (12/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

8. Engineer, SCADA Telecommunications (KET 6)

  • KET/5/lC/40/180 -B (12/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

9 Engineer, Transmission System Planning Civil- (KET 6)

  • KET/5/lC/40/201-B (12/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

10. Substation Operator (Craftsman)- (KET 8)

  • KET/5/lC/40/199-B (12/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable
  • 8 Posts

Detailed Job descriptions, specifications, application instructions and other requirements are posted on our website www.ketraco.co.ke  


  • The appointment to positions No. 1 & 2 will be on a contractual period of five (5 years) renewable once, position No. 3 will be on a five (5years) renewable subject to performance while position No. 4 – 13 will be on permanent and pensionable terms subject to satisfactory performance, delivery of set performance targets and outcomes.
  • The successful candidates for the positions will be offered competitive remuneration package in accordance with the Company guidelines.

KETRACO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to implementing the provisions of the Constitution – Chapter 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, THE MINORITIES AND FEMALE CANDIDATES ARE ESPECIALLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. Applications without the relevant qualifications, copies of documents/details as sought for will not be considered. Any form of canvassing and giving false information shall lead to automatic disqualification. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

Interested candidates fulfilling the required qualifications should submit their application clearly indicating the position applied for and vacancy Reference No. as the subject heading via the joblink posted on KETRACO website.


  • These positions are open to KENYAN Citizens ONLY.
  • KETRACO does not charge any fee for the recruitment process.
IMPORTANT: Write a Perfect Cover Letter in minutes and start getting interviews! Get expert advice as you write.) Use These Examples Proven to Work.

The successful candidates for the positions will be offered competitive remuneration package in accordance with the Company guidelines. Candidates who meet the above requirements should submit their applications by 16th January 2024 at 5.00pm so as to reach:-

The Managing Director, Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited, KAWI COMPLEX, 4th Floor, Popo Road, South C, along Red Cross Road, P.O. Box 34942 – 00100, NAIROBI.

Hard copy MUST be sent via post office, courier or hand delivered to our offices in KAWI Complex, on 3rd Floor, Human Resource Office. Further, candidates MUST fill the online form on our website.

UN Jobs Salary Scale | United Nations Salary Range

× Let's Chat on WhatsApp