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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. General Manager, System Operations & Power Management

  • (KET 2) KET/5/1C/40/172-B (9/2023)
  • Five (5) year contract renewable once

2. General Manager Project Development Services

  • (KET 2) KET/5/1C/40/122-B (9/2023)
  • Five (5) year contract renewable once

3. Senior Manager, Project Management& Construction

  • (KET 3) KET/5/1C/40/91-B (9/2023
  • Five (5) year contract a renewable

4. Manager, Design Electrical

  • (KET4) KET/5/1C/40/179-B (9/2023
  • Permanent and Pensionable

5. Manager, Legal Services Contract & Governance

  • (KET 4) – (Re-advisement) KET/5/1C/40/163-B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

6. Senior Officer Project Planning & Economic Regulation

  • (KET 5) KET/5/1C/40/148-B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

7. Senior Officer Employee Relations

  • (KET 5) KET/5/1C/40/190-B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

8. Senior Engineer, Power System Protection (O&M)

  • (KET 5) KET/5/1C/40/151- B(9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

9. Corporate Communication Officer (Public Relations)

  • (KET 6) KET/5/1C/40/174-B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

10. Engineer, SCADA Telecommunications

  • (KET 6) KET/5/1C/40/180-B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

11. Engineer, SCADA Substation Automation Systems

  • (KET 6) KET/5/1C/40/159-B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

12. Engineer Power Dispatch

  • (KET 6) KET/5/1C/40/191-B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

13. System Analyst, Business Intelligence (BI)

  • (KET 6) KET/5/1C/40/126/ VOL II -B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

14. System Analyst, ABAP

  • (KET 6) KET/5/1C/40/80/VOL III -B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

15. Internal Auditor, Finance & Operations

  • (KET 6) KET/5/1C/40/182-B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

16. Security Officer, Operations

  • (KET 7) KET/5/1C/40/176-B (9/2023)
  • Permanent and Pensionable

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


  1. 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.
  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 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.


  1. These positions are open to KENYAN Citizens ONLY.
  2. KETRACO does not charge any fee for the recruitment process.
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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 October 2023 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.

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