Pharmacists 10 Jobs at Laikipia County, Kenya

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: Pharmacist

Job Group: CPSB 07 [M]

Number: Ten (10)

Terms of Service: Three-Year Contract

Salary Scale: Ksh. 46,230 x 2,120 – 48,350 x 2,460 – 50,810 x 2,560 – 53,370 x 2,660 – 56,030 x 2,830 – 58,860 x 2,980 – 61,840 p.m.

Duties and Responsibilities

An officer at this level will work under supervision of a senior Pharmacist.

Duties and responsibilities will include: screening prescriptions for legal validity, drug contraindications, drug interactions, appropriateness of dose, frequency and duration of dosing and patience convenience; preparing and dispensing medicines according to Good Dispensing Practices and counseling patients on use of medicines; making extemporaneous preparations; participating in
ward rounds; identifying medicinal gaps and challenges; maintaining a daily activity log book for recording all activities undertaken; recommending over the counter (OTC) medicines to
patients/clients with simple medical conditions and making necessary referrals; and making entries into the relevant inventory management records and register.

An officer at this level may also be deployed in a manufacturing Industry to: provide quality assurance and control services; register products; register and license premises; and providing warehousing and logistics.

Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade a candidate must have:-

i) Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree (B Pharm) from an institution recognized by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board;

ii) Successfully completed (1) year Internship from a recognized institution;

iii) Registration certificate by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board; and

iv) Certificate in Computer Application skills from a recognized institution

Application Procedure

Written applications should be sent to:

The Secretary
Laikipia County Public Service Board
Nyahururu Townhall
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.

Health and Medical
Updated: June 29, 2019 — 12:12 pm