Electrician Technician / Building Maintenance

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Electrician Technician / Building Maintenance

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The Rwanda Institute for Conservation Agriculture (RICA) is a unique and innovative English language undergraduate institution dedicated to preparing the next generation of agricultural leaders of Rwanda and East Africa.


We are seeking an Electrician Technician who should be competent in electrician works (repairing wiring, electrical systems, generators, lights/fixtures). The goal of the Electrician Technician is to maintain the buildings and common areas in the best possible condition.


  • Perform maintenance of electrical systems (replace light bulbs and sockets, clean and repair circuit breaker panels, etc.)
  • Assist in the setup of ventilation, refrigeration and other systems and conduct repairs when necessary.
  • In the event of any emergency, this position will respond to conditions such as rain and windstorms - and will continue working as needed, with personal protection equipment (e.g. overalls, rain jackets, umbrellas).
  • Attend crew meetings, work planning, and training sessions.


  • No education required.
  • Physically fit and healthy.
  • Basic understanding of electrical systems, plumbing systems, and other systems related to building maintenance and repair.
  • Willingness to live within 5km of RICA Campus in Bugesera, and able to commute to work by bicycle or walking on foot.


  • Attention to detail and pride in work.
  • Basic writing and reading skills.


Submit your application form using the following link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZ9uVoIarfhCa40gy2wnEx1V563WPHPnaniQu5h_v7FuabgA/viewform?usp=sf_link

  • Cover Letter summarizing intent and suitability for the position.
  • A resume or CV.
  • Official degree certificate for highest degree obtained.
  • List of three (3) recommenders with contact information.