KNH Public Health Officer Job in Kenya

Kenyatta National Hospital

Vacancies

The Hospital Management invites applications from qualified candidates for the following position:

Public Health Officer I

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Job Purpose: The Public Health Officer I, will be responsible to the Senior Public Health Officer for implementation of sanitation and hygiene standards in the Hospital.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Inspection for preventive maintenance in the Hospital, hospital sanitation, healthcare and waste management.
  • Implementing sanitation and hygiene standards in the Hospital.
  • Mobilising, sensitizing and advising Hospital peripheral communities on matters related to environmental health.
  • Identifying environmental health issues.
  • Implementing vector, vermin and rodent control measures.
  • Implementing integrated mosquito control strategies.
  • Participating in research, teaching and supervising the performance of both medical and non-medical staff as well as students.
  • Participating in preparation of annual budgets for the department.
  • Participating in Administrative activities of the department.
  • Participating in delivery of hospital strategic plan and performance contract.
  • Supervision of staff under him/her

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelors degree in either Environmental Health Science or Public Health Inspection from a recognized institution.
  • At least three (3) years progressive work experience in a large institution.
  • A valid Public Health Officers and Technicians Registration Council Certificate.
  • Certificate of proficiency in computer applications from a recognized institution.

Method of Application

Those interested in applying for the declared vacancies and meet the job specifications are required to apply online HERE and MUST submit a hard copy of the Hospital application form available HERE in the website with copies of certificates and testimonials on or before 12th October 2018 to the address below:

The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta National Hospital
P.O Box 20723-00202
Nairobi

“Kenyatta National Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and qualified candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply”.

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and must present the following documents during the interview:-

  • A certificate of good conduct from the National Police Service
  • EACC Clearance
  • Credit Reference Bureau Clearance
  • HELB Compliance
  • KRA Tax Compliance
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Updated: September 28, 2018 — 3:43 pm