Narok County Public Health Officer Job

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Pursuant to the Constitution of Kenya 2010 (Article 185(2), 186(1) and 187(2) on distribution of functions between the National Government and County Government and the County Government Act No. 17 of 2012, the Narok County Public Service Board invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following positions in the Narok County Government.

PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICER, -TWO (2) POSITION ADVERT NO: ADVERT NO: NCG/CPSB/24 TERMS OF SERVICE: PERMANENT AND PENTIONABLE

Salary scale: CPSB 09: Ksh. 38,270 X 1,470 – 39,740 X 1,520 – 41,260 X 1,710 – 42,970 X 1,920 -44,890 X 2,000 – 46,890 X 2,110 – 49,000 X 2,170 – 51,170 p.m.

 Responsibilities

This will be the entry and training grade for this cadre. An officer at this level will work under supervision of a senior officer. Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail:- identifying environmental health issues at community level; assessing health needs of the community; coordinating sanitation and hygiene programmes in the community; sensitizing communities on food and water safety measures; conducting Training for Public Health Trainees, Community Own Resource Persons (CORPS), Community-based Health Workers (CHWS) and Community Health Committees (CHCs) on Public Health issues; implementing environmental health programmes and projects; collecting water and food samples for bacteriological and chemical analysis; initiating and implementing Community Based Health Care programmes; implementing integrated mosquito control and other public health strategies; following up on proper collection and disposal of solid waste in markets and other dwelling premises in towns; carrying out disease surveillance, prevention and control; and coordinating immunization programmes.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ degree in either Environmental Health, Public Health or equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;
  • Registration Certificate from the Association of Public Health Officers – Kenya;
  • Registration Certificate from the Public Health Officers and Technicians Council – Kenya;
  • Certificate in computer application skills; and
  • shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and result

How to Apply

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications in written by completing one

application for employment form serial number NRK-CPSB (2)2016 (REV. 2021). The form can be downloaded from the Narok County Government website http://www.narok.go.ke

Please note,

Candidates should not attach any documents to the application form; ALL the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the form.

  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification
  • Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce original and copies of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts, KRA, HELB, EACC and CRB clearances and Certificate of good conduct during the interview
  • Serving officers shall be required to produce the original letter of appointment to their current substantive post during the interview

The Narok CPSB is committed to availing equal employment opportunities to all Kenyans. People with disabilities, the marginalized and the minorities are encouraged to apply. All applications should be sent or hand delivered in a sealed envelope on or before 28th October, 2021 addressed to:

The Board Secretary/CEO

Narok County Public Service Board

P.O Box 545-2050