Work & Volunteer Opportunities

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Work Opportunities

Ol Pejeta is currently looking to fill the following positions:

MOTOR VEHICLE MECHANICS (2 POSITIONS):

  • Preferably O-levels with professional qualification in motor vehicle or plant mechanics e.g. GTT 1, final craft, or Diploma.
  • At least five years experience working in a busy mechanical workshop dealing with 4-Wheel drive Motor vehicles, heavy commercial vehicles, plant machineries and water pumps and generators.
  • Team player, good communicator, keen, creative, and capable of working under extreme pressure.

PLANT MECHANIC (1 POSITION):

  • Preferably O-levels with professional qualification in motor vehicle or plant mechanics e.g. GTT 1, final craft, or Diploma.
  • At least five years experience working in a busy mechanical workshop dealing with 4-Wheel drive Motor vehicles, heavy commercial vehicles, plant machineries and water pumps and generators.
  • Team player, good communicator, keen, creative, and capable of working under extreme pressure. 

WORKSHOP FOREMAN (1 POSITION):

  • Should have a Diploma or Higher National diploma in Mechanical Engineering from recognized higher institute of learning
  • Over ten years industrial experience five of which should be as divisional workshop head with reputable organizations
  • Strong leadership skills; good communicator; thorough; team player; computer competence; self driven and result oriented. Integrity is a key factor for this position

Employees of Olpejeta Ranching Ltd & members of the neighbouring communities who wish to be considered for the said positions to submit their application to the Human Resources Department by 28th March, 2014. Our contacts are: P.O. Box Private Bag Nanyuki or jobs@olpejetaconservancy.org

** Volunteer Opportunities **

The Ol Pejeta Conservancy has a Volunteer Policy. Ol Pejeta receives many requests from volunteers wishing to spend some of their time on the Conservancy helping in any way they can in support of its conservation and community development aims. This policy attempts to set out the conditions under which volunteers will be accepted to assist on the Conservancy.

In addition, these websites can help you arrange volunteer opportunities in Africa:

Volunteers on the Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Photo credits: Yasuo Hori (x4) , Juan Pablo Moreiras, Mark Nash