Irrigation Water Management Officers Jobs in Kenya (49K)

Public Service Commission

Our Vision: A citizen-centric public service

Our Mission: To reform and transform the public service for efficient and effective service delivery.

Vacant Positions in the Public Service

Ministry of Water & Sanitation and Irrigation

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

Irrigation Water Management Officer II

Five (5) Posts

V/No. 51/2020

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 a Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: Soil; Environment and Land Use Management; Agriculture; Horticulture; Agronomy; Agricultural Economics; Agri-Business Management; Agricultural Extension and Education; Agricultural Resource Management; Dryland Agriculture or its equivalent qualification from a recognized university/institution in Kenya.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry and training grade for this cadre.

An officer at this level will work under the supervision and guidance of a senior officer.

Duties and responsibilities will entail: –

(i) updating the irrigation water users’ associations inventory;

(ii) collecting and compiling data for irrigation planning;

(iii) identifying and compiling inventory on relevant stakeholders in irrigation water management;

(iv) promoting appropriate irrigation water management technologies; and

(v) preparing training materials and disseminating information on irrigation water management.

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).

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Updated: April 23, 2020 — 8:24 am