RECRUITMENT

Government announces 295 job vacancies across ministries, state departments

PSC called on interested and qualified individuals to apply for the vacancies by October 4.

In Summary

• PSC called on interested and qualified individuals to apply for the vacancies by October 4, 2021.

• From the 295 vacancies, 174 will go to the Ministry of Defence, 91 the National Treasury and Planning, while 30 will go to the office of the Attorney General.

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The government through the Public Service Commission has announced 295 jobs across different ministries and state departments.

In an announcement on Tuesday, PSC called on interested and qualified individuals to apply for the vacancies by October 4, 2021.

“Declaration of vacant positions in the Public Service. Interested candidates encouraged to apply via the PSC portal before or on 04th October 2021 by 5 pm (EAT),” PSC said in a tweet.

From the 295 vacancies, 174 will go to the Ministry of Defence, 91  the National Treasury and Planning, while 30 will go to the office of the Attorney General.

Treasury is seeking to recruit a number of Planning directors and principal economists while the AGs office will hire State counsels.

The Ministry of Defence will be hiring an Assistant Director of Public Communication, Public Communication Officer, Psychological counsellors, Medical specialists, Speech therapists, Sonographers, Radiographers, Nurses, Clinical officers, Assistant Occupational therapists, Pharmaceutical technologists and Medical Laboratory technologists.  

Those interested in the positions have been asked to apply through the PSC website www.publicservice.go.ke or www.psckjobs.go.ke.

The new jobs announcement comes a few weeks after the Ministry of Interior announced 1,870 short-term administrative vacancies.

Interior PS Karanja Kibicho said the state was looking to hire 1,200 Clerical Officers II, 205 office administrative assistants III, 109 drivers III, and 356 support staff.

The advertised positions were in the Department of National Registration Bureau in all 47 counties.

Edited by D Tarus