House Keeper – Re-advertisement – 1 Post at The Kiambu National Polytechnic

The Kiambu National Polytechnic

Full Time
Posted 7 months ago

Housekeeper – Re-advertisement – 1 Post

Job Type: Full Time
Qualification: Diploma
Experience: 3 years
Location: Kiambu
Job Field: Janitorial Services

Advert No.: HR/05/2023

Purpose of the Job

This position is responsible for the overall management of Boarding and accommodation facilities, ensuring compliance with regulatory, occupational safety, environmental control, organization, and management of housekeeping services.

Requirements – Job Specification

  • Diploma in Housekeeping and Laundry/Accommodation or its equivalent from a recognized institution.
  • Good knowledge of the Public Health Act.
  • At least three years of working experience in the same position.
  • Must be detail-oriented and results-oriented.
  • Experience in using ERP systems.
  • Proficiency in computer applications.
  • Good leadership, people management, supervisory, interpersonal, organizational, problem-solving, time management, and communication skills.
  • A team player.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Managerial Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the organization, planning, and management of housekeeping and accommodation services.
  • Preparation of the section’s Annual Budget and termly requisitions.
  • Prepare a work plan for housekeeping staff to ensure the efficiency of operations.
  • Supervise the proper cleanliness and arrangement of hostels, classrooms, offices, and any other assigned rooms.
  • Ensure cleaning detergents/materials and equipment are ordered on time.

Operational Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance and regulation in line with occupational objectives, safety, environmental, and infection control.
  • Develop and implement policies in accommodation and housekeeping.
  • Evaluation of work performance by the staff under this position and advise accordingly.
  • Ensure the overall management of housekeeping and accommodations facilities.

Method of Application

Application Process:

Send your current CV, Academic and Professional Certificates, and Testimonials to:

Principal, P.O Box 414-00900, Kiambu, on or before C.O.B Monday 27th December 2023, in a brown A4 envelope clearly sealed, with the advert reference number clearly indicated.


  • Hand delivery, Post Office, or Courier.


  • For hand delivery, ensure you register your name and date of delivery at our reception and drop the application in a provided sealed box.
  • We shall not be responsible for the loss of hand-delivered documents not registered in the provided book.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. KINAP is an equal opportunity employer; women, youth, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The Principal Kiambu National Polytechnic P.O. Box 414–00900, KIAMBU.

Job Features

Job CategoryJanitorial Services

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