Laikipia County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions: –
Department of Medical Services and Public Health
Vacancy: Pharmaceutical Specialist [I]
Job Group: CPSB 04 [Q]
Number: Two (2)
Terms of Service: Three-Year Contract
Salary: KSH. 97,320 x 4,880 – 102,200 x 5,110 – 107,310 x 5,350 – 112,660 x 5,530 – 118,290 x 5,920 – 124,210 x 6,210 – 130,420 p.m.
Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail; coordinating pharmaceutical services in a health facility; coordinating Medicine and Therapeutic committee activities in a health facility;
developing and reviewing standards operating procedures for all health facility; conducting research on medicine utilization; providing continuous professional development education to pharmacists; evaluating appropriateness of donated medical supplies; maintaining pharmaceutical inventories; participating in facility management committees; providing medicinal information in preparation of patient drug management therapies; coordinating preparation of annual work plans and ensuring they are adhered to; and coordinating capacity building and deployment of pharmaceutical staff
Requirement for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have: –
(i) Served as a Pharmaceutical Specialist for a minimum period of three (3) years;
(ii) Bachelor of Pharmacy (B pharm) degree from an institution recognized by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board;
(iii) Masters degree in Clinical Pharmacy; from an institution recognized by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board;
(iv) Certificate of Registration as a Pharmacist by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board
(v) Valid practicing license from Pharmacy and Poisons Board;
(vi) Certificate in Computer application skills from a recognized institution; and
(vii) Demonstrated professional competence and managerial capability as reflected in work performance and results.
Written applications should be sent to:
Laikipia County Public Service Board
P O Box 52-20300
Cell phone: 0715052052
Applications may also be hand delivered and dropped in the Job Applications Box at the County Public Service Board Offices, Nyahururu Town Hall.
To be considered, your application must be received on or before Wednesday, 10th July, 2019.
Qualified youth, women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.