Assistant Irrigation & Drainage Engineers II Jobs in Kenya (49K) – Ministry of Water & Sanitation and Irrigation

Public Service Commission

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Vacant Positions in the Public Service

Ministry of Water & Sanitation and Irrigation

Applications are invited from qualified persons for the positions shown below.

Assistant Engineer II (Irrigation & Drainage)

Eight (8) Posts

V/No. 49/2020

Salary Scale: Ksh.37,070 – Ksh.49,950 p.m.

CSG ’10’

Terms of service: Three (3) years Contract (Renewable subject to satisfactory performance)

Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have: –

(i) a Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: Agriculture Engineering, Agricultural and Bio Systems Engineering, Soil, Water and Environment Engineering, Environmental and Bio-Systems Engineering, Bio-Mechanical and Processing Engineering, Soil and Water Engineering or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution/university in Kenya; and

(ii) been registered by Engineers professional body as a Graduate Engineer.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry and training grade into this cadre. Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: –

(i) collating and compiling data for irrigation planning;

(ii) organizing farmers’ meetings for irrigation participatory development;

(iii) settings up of demonstration plots;

(iv) identifying irrigation schemes for development;

(v) implementing irrigation action plans; and

(vi) undertaking feasibility studies and preliminary investigations.

Application Procedure

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications ONLINE through the Commission website or jobs portal

Please Note:

(i) Candidates should NOT attach any documents to the application form. ALL the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the form. It is an offence to include incorrect information in the application. Details of academic and professional certificates not obtained by closure of the advert should not be included.

(ii) Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.

(iii) Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.

(iv) The Public Service Commission is committed to implementing the provisions of the Constitution – Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenyans diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons with disabilities. THEREFORE, PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, THE MARGINALIZED AND THE MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

(v) Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews.

(vi) It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates/documents.

(vii) Serving officers shall be required to produce the original letter of appointment to their current substantive post during the interview.

Applications should reach the Commission on or before 11th May, 2020 latest 5.00 pm (East African Time).

Engineering and Technical
Updated: April 23, 2020 — 8:20 am