Requirements for appointment
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have; -
i. Diploma in mechanical engineering (Plant) or other relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
ii. Served in the grade of senior superintendent (Mechanical) or in a comparable and relevant position in the public service for at least three (3) years;
iii. Supervisory management course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution; and
iv. Shown professional competence and skills as reflected in work performance and results.
An officer at this level will be responsible for the supervision of the design section. The officer will also be responsible for the preparation of tender documents, budget control, and implementation of new working techniques. The officer will be responsible to the principal superintendent (Mechanical) for planning, coordination of technical operations in the workshop, training and staff development and supervision of personnel. At this level the officer will be deployed in the central/regional workshop.