Construction Engineering Manager – Homa Bay, Kenya

Our client, the fastest growing aquaculture start-up and one of the largest tilapia producers in East Africa is looking to recruit a Construction Engineering Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying, designing solutions, and managing construction crews until the projects are complete. The ideal candidate MUST have 15+ years of working experience in construction management or project engineering.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform independent investment research on assigned areas.
  • Gather input and construction requests from stakeholders across the organization.
  • Develop project plans, timelines, and preliminary budget for requested projects.
  • Review current projects underway and align on completion timeline with stakeholders.
  • Design proposed solution and budget; iterate with stakeholder feedback.
  • Manage internal construction crews to complete identified works ensuring quality and design requirements are met.
  • Hire and manage contractors to complete identified works as necessary, ensuring price and quality requirements.
  • Engage senior management proactively on progress reports across the construction pipeline.
  • Identify and raise roadblocks quickly with stakeholders to reduce/eliminate delays.
  • Prioritize construction projects with stakeholders when team capacity is limited.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in civil, mechanical, or electrical engineering is required.
  • MUST have experience in delivering large scale engineering projects in Kenya.
  • MUST have 15+ years in construction management or project engineering.
  • Ability to thrive while working collaboratively with colleagues, identifying and solving problems independently in a fast-paced
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Must have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

Please click on the tab below to apply:

  • Education:Bachelor's.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Homa Bay, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Upper Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly Gross Salary: Monthly gross of Ksh.400,000-450,000 (Approx. 4,000 – 4,500 USD) depending on individual skills and experience.
  • Deadline:13th October 2021.