Off-Grid Power Engineering Interns at Rural Development Solutions Limited

On Sunday, April 7th, 2013

Off-Grid Power Engineering Interns

Rural Development Solutions Limited is a leading provider of off-grid power and energy solutions throughout the rural areas of Kenya.

We seek to invite applications from suitably qualified individuals for the position of solar engineer interns to be based in either Eldoret, Ndhiwa, Rodi Kopany or Kendu Bay.

The positions will entail extensive travel within the respective regions.

Job Description

The job description of the off-grid power engineer will be as follows:

  • Compilation of project records and documentation acceptance to customers,
  • Preparation of technical proposal reports and assist with document controls,
  • Designing of off-grid power solutions and other power systems including preparation of drawing and specifications, bills of quantities etc.
  • Ensuring correct standards are maintained in the designs and implementation of projects mainly in off-grid and general earthworks,
  • Assist with supervision of construction of off-grid installation projects undertaken,
  • Operation and maintenance of off-grid installation works in the areas of operation,
  • Training of support staff and other officers working in the various project teams,


Qualifications, experience and requirements:

  •  Must be in possession of either a Higher diploma in Electrical Engineering, Bachelor of Science degree or a Diploma in Electrical Engineering with Electrical Power Option or its equivalent from a recognized university
  • Familiarity with appropriate engineering and mapping software will be an added advantage
  • Acute analytical skills as well as ability to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines
  • Be in possession of a clean driving license will be an added advantage

Interested candidates should submit their applications via e-mail to [email protected] indicating the position of the job applied for on the subject line with a detailed resume, cover letter, e-mail address, telephone number and addresses of three referees to reach us on or before 19th April 2013.

The Office Manager,

Rural Development Solutions Limited,

P. O. Box 2000-00621,

Village Market, Nairobi


Note: Only short listed candidates will be contacted.


Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

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  1. Arnold Owiny says:

    I really like to work with you people and got a chance to make my dream come true and help the organisation reach its target, otherwise thanks alot for this advert.

  2. jotham korir says:

    Had wished to apply but i was late.thanks if there is a chance especialy in eldoret i’l be greatful to post my cv

  3. jotham korir says:

    had wished to work with you but was late.if there is a chance esp in eldoret i’l be greatful because i qualify.thanks.u can reach me 0728406609

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