KCAA Recruitment (July 2024/2025) 1 Open Job Position & Application Deadline

KCAA recruitment 2024 application form is out. The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) is hiring to fill key positions into her ranks, hence inviting and encouraging suitably qualified to send their application.

The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) was established on 24th October 2002 by the Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act, 2002 with the mandate of Regulating and overseeing the Aviation Safety & Security; Economic regulation of Air Services and development of Civil Aviation; Provision of Air Navigation Services, and Training of Aviation personnels.

Since its establishment in 2002, KCAA has maintained its reputable and mandate, making the corporate worthwhile working for.

Currently, KCAA has opened several job opportunities for interested candidates. The job openings at KCAA was made public on 5th July, 2024. Interested candidates can now follow the instructions in this guide to apply.

Job Openings at the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA)

The following are the current job openings at the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority, KCAA:

  1. Director Aviation Safety and Security Regulation

Duties and Responsibilities for KCAA Recruitment

The following are the duties and responsibilities the jobholder of the current job vacancy at KCAA will be responsible for:

  1. The jobholder will develop/review policies, procedures, standards and strategies for Aviation Safety and Security Regulation Operations.
  2. The jobholder will interpret and implement Aviation Safety Standards and Regulations.
  3. The jobholder will ensure continuous quality, performance and surveillance on Aviation Safety and Security Regulation services.
  4. The jobholder will incorporate appropriate safety standards and sound economic principles.
  5. The jobholder will advise the Director- General on matters affecting aviation safety legislation and enforcement
  6. The jobholder will issue Approvals, Authorizations, Certificates and Licences for air operators and personnel; prepare budget estimates and advising the management on manpower requirements.
  7. The jobholder will initiate and participate in manpower development programs.
  8. The jobholder will conduct continuous quality and performance surveillance on services provided.
  9. The jobholder will prepare the Directorate’s annual work plans and accompany budget, monitor and evaluate the performance of the Directorate.
  10. The jobholder will facilitate performance management and overall development of staff in the Directorate.
  11. The jobholder will supervise, guide, train and develop staff in the Directorate.
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Qualifications and Requirements for KCAA Recruitment

The following are the qualifications and requirements for KCAA recruitment 2024:

  1. A minimum of fifteen (15) years’ work experience in Aviation field, five (5) of which must be in a senior management role.
  2. Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Commerce, Economics, Business Administration, Civil Aviation Management, Statistics, Mathematics or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution OR;
  3. Have an Airline Transport License with ratings of large commercial aircraft in Group 1 and at least 5,000 hours flying experience or An Air Traffic Controller’s License with 3 or more ratings, or Aircraft Maintenance.
  4. Master’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Commerce, Economics, Business Administration, Aviation Management, Statistics, Mathematics or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
  5. Membership to a relevant professional body and in good standing.
  6. Proficiency in Computer Applications.
  7. Fulfilled the provisions of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.
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Key Competencies

  1. Strong analytical skills.
  2. Communication skills.
  3. Strategic and innovative thinking.
  4. Strong interpersonal skills.
  5. Negotiation skills.
  6. Leadership Skills.
  7. IT and Training skills.

How to Apply for KCAA Recruitment 2024

Interested candidates are required to submit their application letters quoting the job reference no. on the envelope & application letter and attaching copies of certificates, testimonials and a detailed CV with full contact details of three professional referees to the address below no later than 16th July, 2024.

The Director General
Kenya Civil Aviation Authority
Aviation House – JKIA
P. O. Box 30163 – 00100
NAIROBI

Required Documents for KCAA Recruitment 2024

The following are the required documents/certifications for KCAA recruitment 2024:

  1. Engineering License in ‘A’ Aeroplanes and Category ‘C’ Engines or ‘X’ – Electrical, Instruments, Automatic Pilot and R-Radio and/or Category X-Compass Compensation and adjustment.
  2. Professional qualifications in the field of Civil Aviation from a recognized institution.
  3. ICAO accreditation or certification in any oversight field (Flight Safety, Safety Management, Aerodromes and Security, Air navigation) will be an added advantage.
  4. Certificate in Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
  5. Certificate in Leadership Course lasting not less than our (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
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David Afolabi is a passionate recruitment specialist and writer with a Bachelor's degree in Human Resources Management. His objective is to offer guidance and support through informative articles, helping individuals make informed decisions about their career paths and achieve their professional goals.