Edo State Transport Authority Recruitment – Jobs at ESTA

Latest job recruitment at ESTA – Edo State Transport Authority Recruitment


The Edo State Transport Authority (ESTA) has been established by the Edo State Government as the sole Transport Authority with the responsibility to plan, implement, regulate and coordinate all transport and traffic activities in Edo State including transport modes (Bus, Rail, Air, Non-Motorized Transport Maritime), Policies and Transport Master Plan (TMP), Traffic Impact Assessment (TIA), Operation & Maintenance among other responsibilities highlighted in ESTA Law.

Job vacancies at Edo State Transport Authority Nigeria- ESTA Recruitment

February 4, 2023

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Head, Human Resources at the Edo State Transport Authority (ESTA)

November 29, 2022 

Edo State Transport Authority (ESTA) Job Title: Head, Human Resources Location: Edo Job Role Design and implement total rewards program including compensation and incentive programs, non-monetary recognition program, health, welfare, retirement… Read more here

Personal Secretary to the (MD) at the Edo State Transport Authority (ESTA)

November 29, 2022 

Edo State Transport Authority (ESTA) Job Title: Personal Secretary to the Managing Director (MD) Location: Edo Job Role Provide full executive and administrative support to the MD and manage his office… Read more here

Head, Public Transport Operations

Location: Edo

Job Role

  • Plans, organizes, coordinates, and directs the planning and operations of transportation in Edo state.
  • Provides general transportation planning support for the Authority.
  • Monitors stakeholders’ action that impact transit operations in the state.
  • Prepares the annual unmet PT needs analysis and short and long- range transportation plans,
  • Reviews identified needs, conducts analyses, and implement solutions as appropriate.
  • Formulates, recommends, and administers policies and procedures governing transport operations.
  • Recommends resulting policies and procedures.
  • Review and evaluate proposed transport infrastructure construction and identify impact to operation, recommend and implement solutions.

Education and Experience

  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited University with major coursework in Business Administration, Public Administration, Transportation Planning, Environmental Studies, Political Science, Public Policy or a related field.
  • A Master’s degree in one of those fields is highly desirable
  • Ten years of progressively more responsible professional-level public transportation-related experience, including at least five years in a supervisory capacity.

Application Closing Date
13th December, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: esta@edostate.gov.ng using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Head, Transport Infrastructure Engineering

Location: Edo

Job Role

  • Developing plans for improvements to existing infrastructure i.e, bus stops, stations, terminals, streetlights, depots or creating new infrastructure where none currently exists.
  • Developing budgets for proposed projects, which often require state approval before proceeding with implementation.
  • Design transport infrastructure like bus stops, terminals depot etc that are user-friendly for the implementation of modern bus transportation in Edo state.
  • Identify transport corridor in Benin Urban Area for that would be classified for transport operations as Declared Road Networks (DRA).
  • Conducting feasibility studies to determine whether proposed projects are likely to be successful based on existing conditions.
  • Evaluating the safety of transport infrastructure to determine if they need repair or reconstruction.
  • Evaluating the efficiency of existing systems and developing plans for improvement based on their findings.
  • Responsible for ensuring projects are constructed in accordance with project intent within the approved scope, schedule and budget.
  • Any other duty that may be assigned.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or in another field with equivalent experience
  • Minimum of (10) years’ experience.
  • Considerable knowledge of the principles, practices and methods of infrastructure design and construction, and the design aspects of building construction.
  • Considerable knowledge and ability to read and interpret project design drawings in 2D and 3D, schedules, budgets/costs and construction drawings and specifications.
  • Considerable knowledge of and experience in construction dispute resolution and resolution methodologies.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in a timely manner with senior management and staff.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with key stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated supervisory experience and the ability to lead and manage staff.
  • Demonstrated experience in organizing and coordinating work of others, setting priorities and assigning work.
  • Ability to translate long-term strategies into day-to-day operations, with demonstrated experience aligning resources with goals in an environment of competitive demands and resources.
  • Ability to work state agencies

Application Closing Date
13th December, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: esta@edostate.gov.ng using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Head, Procurement

Location: Edo

Job Role

  • Analyze all suppliers in order to select the most suitable suppliers who are able to deliver high quality products at competitive pricing.
  • Negotiate with suppliers on lead-time, cost and quality so as to obtain the maximum benefit for the company.
  • Manage suppliers to meet objectives related to cost, delivery performance, schedule and quality.
  • Develop purchasing or sourcing strategies based on portfolio analyses and supplier preferencing study.
  • Define and maintain documented category and supplier strategies using market and competitive data.
  • Liaise with suppliers on delivery schedule so as to ensure on- time deliveries of final product.
  • Develop, implement and drive the procurement strategies in order to meet cost savings targets.
  • Review and manage the supplier base to ensure consistency with the sourcing strategy.
  • Perform regular performance review with suppliers to drive continuous improvements.
  • Create monthly performance reviews and reports focusing on overall sourcing requirements.
  • Ensure commercial, legal and contractual compliances in all the procurement transactions.
  • Adopt appropriate supplier management methodologies and procurement strategies in purchasing to secure better prices.
  • Train team on effective procurement processes and strategy.
  • Coordinate with vendor on continuous quality improvement.

Education and Experience

  • B.Sc Degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics or Business Administration
  • Proven working experience as a Procurement Manager, Head of Procurement for 5-7 years
  • Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques as well as a dexterity in “reading” the market
  • Talent in negotiations and networking
  • Good knowledge of supplier or third-party management software Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers
  • Experience in collecting and analyzing data
  • Strong leadership capabilities.

Application Closing Date
13th December, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: esta@edostate.gov.ng using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Head – Planning, Policy and Research

Location: Edo

Job Role

  • Plan, coordinate and implement the Authority research projects.
  • Design and execute surveys and research projects that will provide information about the users of PT in Edo for administrative decision-making. institutional reporting and possible publications.
  • Designs, maintains, manipulates and queries specialized databases and information systems for research, planning, and accountability.
  • Maintains research data warehouse system and an indexed archive of information and reports suitable for responding to surveys, questionnaires, and federal and state data collection or accountability requirements.
  • Applies appropriate quantitative and qualitative research design and statistical techniques to collect, prepare, and maintain data in the preparation of periodic reports related to transit operations in the state Develop, review and update Edo state Comprehensive Transport Master Plans (CTMP).
  • Ensures that meaningful, appropriate, and accurate data and supporting documentation is provided as needed to meet the decision- making needs of EDSTA.
  • Supervises state-wide planning, assessment, continuous quality improvement. Analyze all trends and identify and resolve all users’ trends.
  • Coordinate with various teams to prepare all proposals for various functional project teams

Education and Experience

  • Master’s Degree in a specialization involving Transport Planning, Social Science, Psychology or a related field and ten years of research experience.
  • Understanding of computer software associated with research, such as spreadsheets, statistical software, data warehousing, databases, inter/intranet, operating systems, and the integration of the above.
  • Accreditation standards as it pertains to planning, research, and data to support the process.
  • Communicator who can convey information to those he/she leads, and those he/ she supports.
  • Research theory and methodology; advanced applied statistics; report writing; survey design.
  • Critical thinker who recognizes and can advance the role of his/her division in supporting the Authority success.
  • Knowledge and experience in leading comprehensive master planning, annual planning, and program review.
  • Lead, plan, organize, and conduct analytical studies in various methodologies.
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with other departments;
  • Facilitate groups and build consensus; analyze and interpret complex data; effectively communicate verbally and in writing
  • Problem solver who can work with her/his peers and members of the division to gather relevant data, examine root causes, generate
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with other departments; Facilitate groups and build consensus; analyze and interpret complex data; effectively communicate verbally and in writing
  • Problem solver who can work with her/his peers and members of the division to gather relevant data, examine root causes, generate recommendations and implement solutions.

Application Closing Date
13th December, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: esta@edostate.gov.ng using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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