Konza Technopolis Development Authority (KoTDA) is the implementing agency of the Konza Technopolis, a flagship project of Kenya’s Vision 2030 that aims to transform Kenya into a newly industrializing, middle-income country providing a high quality of life to all its citizens by the year 2030. KoTDA seeks to develop a sustainable smart city and an innovation ecosystem, contributing to Kenya’s knowledge-based economy. KoTDA’s mission is, “to develop a thriving sustainable smart city and a vibrant innovation ecosystem contributing to Kenya’s knowledge economy”. To this end the Government of Kenya has begun the process of upgrading Phase 1 horizontal infrastructure, construction of the KoTDA Hub, the Government cloud infrastructure and establishment of Kenya’s first dedicated research and innovation University. Konza Technopolis is also a special economic Zone with Incentives targeted at participating enterprises.
KoTDA is seeking competent, capable, ambitious, self-motivated and dynamic individuals that demonstrate the appropriate expertise and experience to contribute to the development of the Konza Technopolis into a sustainable smart city and an innovation ecosystem.
Trainees graduating from training institutions join the labour market with academic and theoretical approaches to work and hence require practical exposure in a real work environment. The Authority has put in place an internship programme as part of on-the-job training for purpose of moulding interns to become responsible citizens who will contribute effectively to the socioeconomic development of the country as well as develop their ability to successfully take up employment in various sectors.
The successful candidates shall be selected from applicants who possess the following qualifications:
Requirements for engagement as an intern
- Application Letter
- A Degree/Diploma Certificate in any of the following area specialization from a recognized University or college:
|S/NO||DESS AREA OF SPECILIZATION||NO OF POST|
|6.||Procurement and Logistics||1|
|7.||Finance / Accounts||1|
|9.||Computer Science, IT, Software||1|
|11.||Engineering: Civil, Structural, Electrical/electronics, mechanical and Water and Sanitation||5|
|12.||Human Resource and Administration||1|
|Total No of Post||18|
- Copies of academic transcripts
- Copy of National Identification card
- Personal accident insurance to cover for personal risks
- Medical insurance cover by the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) or any other reputable medical insurance firm
- A copy of PIN certificate
All applications should include a reliable email address, day-time telephone contact and must be accompanied with a detailed curriculum vitae and copies of relevant certificates.
Interested applicants should apply online via the link below:
All applications should be received before/on Saturday 30th April 2022.
KoTDA is an equal opportunity employer.
The Authority is an equal opportunity employer, qualified men and woman, youth, the marginalized and people living with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.