B. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK, COOPERATIVES AND FISHERIES
Position: Laboratory Technologists III, Job Group CPSB 11 (1 Post)
Basic Salary Scale: Ksh. 25,470 x 1,110 – 26,580 x 1,120 – 27,700 x 1,150 – 28,850 x 1,170 – 30,020 x 1,250 – 31,270 x 1,300 – 32,570 x 1380 – 33,950 p.m.
Terms of Service: Permanent and pensionable
Duties and Responsibilities
This is the entry and training grade for this cadre. An officer at this level will work under guidance of a more experienced officer. Duties and responsibilities at this level entail:-
i. Ensure the Cleanliness and sterilization of laboratory glassware, surfaces and equipment;
ii. Documenting and receiving, recording, packaging dispatching and preserving samples for analysis;
iii. Prepare laboratory reagents;
iv. Carry out microbiological analysis of samples;
v. Caring for laboratory animals;
vi. Undertaking disease surveillance activities;
vii. Performing vaccine, animal feed products and byproducts quality assurance tests; and
viii. Any other lawful duties that may be assigned from time to time.
Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, a candidate must:-
i. Be a Kenyan citizen;
ii. Have a diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology from a recognized institution; and
iii. Have a certificate on computer applications from a recognized institution
i. Candidates should NOT attach any documents to the application form. All the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the form.
ii. County Government of Kakamega is an equal opportunity employer.
iii. Persons living with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.
iv. Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
v. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
vi. Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and other credentials during interviews.
vii. Successfully selected candidates will be required to fulfill Chapter Six requirement of the constitution of Kenya, 2020 on integrity and leadership before appointment.
How to Apply
All applicants should click on the Job Offers Option on the County Website and fill the application form and submit online.
N/B: No hard copy or emailed applications to email@example.com are allowed.
All applications should reach this office on or before 13th August, 2020.
PLEASE NOTE: Kakamega County Public Service Board does not charge ANY FEE at any stage of the recruitment and selection process. Our official communication channels are email address firstname.lastname@example.org and phone number 0713852573 ONLY.