United Nations Secretariat Telecommunications Technical Assistant Jobs 2022 Kenya

United Nations Secretariat JobsUnited Nations Secretariat Telecommunications Technical Assistant Jobs 2022 Kenya: Currently the United Nations Secretariat is hiring employees for their upcoming projects vacancy for the Telecommunications Technical Assistant position. Now for all Kenyan NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with United Nations Secretariat.

United Nations Secretariat Telecommunications Technical Assistant Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on March 21, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by April 14, 2022.

Organization Name United Nations Secretariat
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted March 21, 2022
Closing Date April 14, 2022
Position Telecommunications Technical Assistant
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

United Nations Secretariat Telecommunications Technical Assistant Jobs 2022

The United Nations Secretariat seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Education: Completion of secondary school.
  • Experience: Minimum 7 years.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the post advertised, fluency in oral and written English is required. Knowledge of another official United Nations language is desirable.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi.
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • Completion of secondary school education is required. Supplemental training of 6-12 months with certificates or diplomas in the areas of inventory, IT including ITIL Foundation, audio/video broadcasting including Dante Certification Levels 1-3, CTS and tele-video-conferencing is desirable.
  • Passing the Global General Service Test (GGST) is a prerequisite for recruitment consideration in the General Services and related categories in the United Nations Secretariat. Successful passing of the Administrative Support Assessment Test (ASAT) in English at the United Nations Headquarters (UNHQ), Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG), United Nations Office at Vienna (UNOV), International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) or International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) may be accepted in lieu of the GGST.
  • The GGST is administered to applicants when required before the administration of a written assessment and/or interview.
  • A minimum of 7 years’ work experience in the conferencing and/or audio/video broadcasting or related industry is required.
  • Experience in project management such as Prince2/PMP, technical maintenance, remote simultaneous interpretation (RSI) is desirable
  • Experience in inventory management is desirable.


  • a) Setting up and testing conference equipment including delegate units, camera alignments, interpreter sets, names database, audio/video
  • recording, web-streaming and video-conferencing prior to the start of a meeting as per agreed standards and client requirements;
  • b) Assisting in manning and operating the conference equipment and liaising with clients/meeting organizers during meetings;
  • c) Conducting post processing of audio/video products after meetings within specified timelines;
  • d) Guiding and mentoring short term technical staff; Assisting in training new and temporary staff in operating conference equipment;
  • e) Supervising movers carpenters and other contractors in the preparation of conference room layouts;
  • f) Liaising with the UNON Information and Communication Technology Section (ICTS) to ensure the underlying infrastructure is operational.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=174078 to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: April 14, 2022.
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