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Artisan Civil maintenance, Job Grade C3

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05 Jul 2019


19 Jul 2019

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Artisan Civil maintenance, Job Grade C3


The incumbent reports to the Strategic Executive: SBU 2


Purpose of this position:

Conduct inspections, repairs and maintenance works on airport buildings covering all civil works, being plumbing, painting, carpentry, joinery, masonry, and welding.  Maintain civil works tools and equipment in good operating conditions.


Job competencies include:

·     Undertake regular inspections of buildings and installations and to ensure that a good and required operation standard is maintained;

·      Identify the need for repairs, renovations or minor new works for buildings and proposes inclusion to maintenance schedule;

·      Calculate bill of quantities and prepares cost estimates and organizes minor repairs or recommend appropriate remedial action;

·      Interpret job specifications, plans work drawings and quantity lists to advice on alterations and maintenance works;

·      Complete requisition forms and orders for i.e. spare parts, tools and materials;

·      Keep all invoices, circulars, letters, memorandums, and books related to the administration of the division;

·      Provide input to the compilation of the civil works maintenance budget by submitting listings of materials and spares to be ordered or supplied;

·      Provide project progress and status reports and submit to supervisor.


Educational Requirements/Experience:

·     Successfully completed and holds a Trade Diploma (preferably in Civil Construction; 

·      At least 3 - 4 years’ experience in the area of civil maintenance and civil operations;

·     Valid driver’s license


Required Specialisation and Certification

·     Civil trade specialization and Code BE; ideally CE- licence


Personal Competencies:

·      Demonstrate an understanding of the aviation industry, aircraft and airport operations;

·     Good knowledge and skills of civil works project management principles, concepts and methodologies;

·     Knowledge of modern civil works techniques and practices;

·      Able to make repairs to complicated civil works; 

·     Able to communicate and motivate teams as well as relate meaningfully to the team;

·     Good writing skills and communication skills; 

·     Analytical, decisive and problem solving skills;

·     Good negotiating skills;

·      Ability to multi-task, handle work pressure and to meet deadlines;

·     Demonstrate aptitude for learning new technologies;

·     Good supervisory and administrative skills;

·      Ethical conduct and high integrity. 


Applications accompanied by a detailed Curriculum Vitae (including career path to date, and contactable references), and non-returnable certified copies of qualifications, certificates, transcripts and identity document should be forwarded to:


The Strategic Executive:  Human Resources Department

Namibia Airports Company

P O Box 23061




E-mailed and faxed applications shall not be considered.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

No documents will be returned to unsuccessful candidates.

The Company reserves the right to conduct detailed background checks

Closing date for applications:   19 July 2019