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Salary Scale: Ksh.47,780 – Ksh.82,330 p.m. (CSG-‘8’)

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

Qualifications

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:-

  • a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B; Ch.B.) degree from an Institution recognized by Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board;
  • successfully completed one (1) year Internship from a recognized institution; and
  • registration license from the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.

Duties and responsibilities will include

  • Carrying out regular and systematic inspection of workplaces and employers records to ensure compliance with the provisions of the Occupational Safety and Health Act, Work Injury Benefits Act and all applicable subsidiary legislations;
  • Undertaking investigation of accidents, dangerous occurrences and occupational diseases and recommending remedial measures;
  • Instituting a legal proceedings in cases of contraventions of the Occupational Safety and Health Act and Work Injury Benefits Act;
  • Monitoring, evaluating and controlling of environmental hazards in the workplaces;
  • Processing of application for registration of work places and employers under Occupational Safety and Health Act and Work Injury Benefits Act respectively and processing of work injury benefits claims;
  • Preparing workers for medical examination and carrying out medical examinations;
  • Documenting the presence and use of first aid services and occupational health in the workplace, manning occupational health clinics;
  • Carrying out counseling services on basic occupational health issues;
  • Recommending approval of architectural plans for new, extensions or modifications of workplaces covered by Occupational Safety and Health Act;
  • Developing and maintaining Occupational Safety and Health information for dissemination and training on occupational Safety and Health

How To Apply

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

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications ONLINE through the Commission website www.publicservice.go.ke or jobs portal www.psckjobs.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. 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.
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • 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.
  • Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews.
  • It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates/documents.
  • 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).