Docker Needed at Kenya Ports Authority 2021 And How To Apply

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Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) is a state corporation with the responsibility to “maintain, operate, improve and regulate all scheduled seaports” on the Indian Ocean coastline of Kenya, including principally Kilindini Harbour at Mombasa. Other KPA ports include Lamu, Malindi, Kilifi, Mtwapa, Kiunga, Shimoni, Funzi and Vanga.

We are recruiting to fill the position below;

Job Title: Docker

Employment Type: Full Time

Qualification: KCSE

Location: Nairobi

Job Field: Logistics

Reporting to the Gang Supervisor, the job holder will handle cargo manually in stevedoring and other shore handling operations.


  1. At Least Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education KCSE Grade D or its equivalent
  2. Physically fit
  3. Good Communication skills


  1. Lock and unlock manual spreaders before the container is lifted from or onto the ship.
  2. Signal crane operators and reach stacker operators when lifting and stacking containers.
  3. Handle and carry operational gears from one berth to the other.
  4. Sling and un-sling out of gauge containers/loose cargo.
  5. Physically guide the equipment operator in positioning of containers onto either terminal trailer, ship, or other road/rail transport.
  6. Physically handle and carry packages during stripping, verification, surveys and stuffing.
  7. Always comply with safe working procedures.
  8. Comply with Staff Regulations, Harbour Regulations 1970, Circulars and Notices issued/revised from time to time.

How To Apply

If you believe you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for the role above, please submit your application on-line including duly signed application letter, Academic (KCSE certificate only), copy of National Identity Card and Curriculum vitae (CV).

For full details about this position and how to apply, kindly log onto the Kenya Ports Authority Careers Portal

Email or hard copy applications will not be accepted. Only those applications submitted through the e-recruitment portal will be considered. To be considered, your application must be received not later than 8th December 2021.

Kenya Ports Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and committed to diversity and gender equality. Canvasing will lead to automatic disqualification.

Application Deadline: 8th December, 2021

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  1. Cornelius maina says:

    Recruiting offices

  2. Mbarak Omar Mbarak says:

    How do I apply ??

  3. Abdalla Hinzano Ngala says:

    Am very happy forthe transparence you have showed us and l promise to apply

  4. Nchalika says:

    How do I apply

  5. Peris says:



    Am having some difficulties in applying kindly help me to go about it, Thanks.


    How do i apply

  8. Moses Omoro says:

    Am very much interested but am having difficulty in applying, how can i go about it please?

  9. Moses Omoro says:

    Am un able to apply

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