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Dependable Repairs & Maintenance Officer

Penda Health is an award-winning private company that is transforming healthcare in Kenya by building a chain of outpatient medical centres that provide extremely high quality healthcare accessible to every family and offer unparalleled patient experience.We currently run five medical centres in Umoja, Embakasi, Kahawa West, Githurai 45 and Zimmerman.

Role Highlights:

-Directly work with the Operations Manager to create systems, procedures and best practices that will allow Penda to grow from the current 3 medical centres to 100 medical centres all over Kenya.

-Manage relationships with our handymen and suppliers.

-Contribute to overall team success by accomplishing team’s targets.

Role Description:

This will be a Junior level role at Penda Health. Your job will be building and maintaining supplier relationships, responding to emergency maintenance request, coming up with key performance indicators (KPIs), maintaining a great communication with operations manager and team leaders and undertaking general repairs and maintenance across the organization

You will learn how to treat your colleagues as customers, delivering excellent service so that the Operation department can perform their core functions efficiently. We are looking for individuals with real drive and development qualities.This role will be based at our Support Office along Lusaka roads but with frequents travels across all our medical centres.

Building a successful startup requires hard work, lots of change and working with low resources. It also means the opportunity to design a solution that could help millions of people in East Africa.

The position offers you the opportunity to:

  • Bring your ideas and suggestions to work each day and see them create real change
  • Grow into more senior leadership roles
  • Work with an amazing,smart,fun and hard-working team to change the face of healthcare in Kenya!


  • General maintenance of Assets across the organization
  • Organize routine equipment service schedules
  • Supervise general repairs across our Medical Centres
  •  Manage procurement requests, repair requests and supplier payments using Xero and Asana
  • Build and maintain effective relations with handymen and suppliers
  • Maintain all the Repairs and Maintenance records both manually and electronically
  • Liase with Finance department to ensure timely processing of invoices for suppliers and handymen
  • We’re a startup – get ready for anything!


  • College Diploma from a reputable institution
  • Experience in Repairs and maintenance is a must.
  • Basic Knowledge of MS office
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Available full time


  • Base salary depends on qualifications and experience
  • Strong benefits package including full medical cover for inpatient and outpatient for your whole family

Application Process:

  • Apply online on the career section of at our website
  • Applications are due 6th September 2017


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