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Fisheries/Blue Economy Officer Job, Other Professions,

FISHERIES / BLUE ECONOMY OFFICER – FIFTEEN (15) POSTS – V/NO.
174/2020
Basic Salary Scale: Ksh. 37,070 – 49,950 p.m. (CSG 10)
House Allowance: Ksh. 16,500 p.m.
Commuter Allowance: Ksh. 5,000 p.m.
Risk Allowance: Ksh. 3,000 p.m.
Leave Entitlement: 30 days per financial year
Medical Benefits: As existing in the Civil Service
Terms of service: Three (3) years renewable contract subject to satisfactory performance

Qualifications

  • For appointment to this position, a candidate must have a Bachelors degree in any of the following fields;- Fisheries, Zoology, Aquatic Sciences, Natural Resource Management, Biochemistry, Food Science and Technology, Environmental Science, Geology, Fisheries Management, Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Spatial Sciences, Chemistry, Sociology, Economics/Statistics, Environmental Law or any other relevant qualification from a university recognized in Kenya.

Duties and responsibilities

This is the entry and training grade for this grade. An officer at this level will work under the guidance and supervision of an experienced officer. Specific duties and responsibilities will include:

  •  receiving and analysing fisheries, aquaculture and blue economy related statistical data from the institutions, and preparing reports;
  • participating in fisheries policy research and development, and monitoring of its implementation;
  • participating in the preparation and monitoring of implementation of the fisheries management plans and measures;
  • promotion of Kenya as a centre for aquaculture development, development; and
  •  implementation of international standards/protocols, conventions and treaties, and development of the Blue Economy Master Plan.

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 provide all the details requested for in the advertisement. 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 24th August 2020 latest by
    5.00 p.m. (East African Time).