Turkana County Government Ward Administration Job


An officer at this level will be responsible to the Sub County Administrator.

Duties and responsibilities in the field office will entail:-

  • Overseeing effective service delivering in the area of jurisdiction;
  • Developing programmes and projects to empower the community;
  • Coordinating and facilitating citizen participation in the development of policies, plans and delivery of services;
  • Facilitating governmental relations and conflict resolutions’
  • Overseeing safe custody of county government assets in the area of jurisdiction;
  • Coordinating and liaising with other directorates and departments in the area of jurisdiction
  • Ensuring compliance with legal, statutory and regulatory requirements;
  • Ensuring compliance with national values and principles of good governance;
  • Coordinating citizen participation in governance in the area of jurisdiction;
  • Enhancing administrative capacity for effective functions and governance at the local level;
  • Identifying development projects;
  • Disseminating information to the policies;
  • Providing link between the office and the community; and
  • Perform any other duty assigned by your immediate supervisor.

Requirements for Appointment

  • Served in the grade of chief Administration officer/Chief Ward Administration, for a minimum period of three (3) years;
  • Bachelor degree in any of the following discipline; Public Administration, Business Administration /Management, Community Development or any other related field from recognized institution;
  • Diploma in advanced Public Administration or equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in Computer application skills from a recognized institution; and
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding for national goals, policies, objectives;
  • and the ability to relate them to the administration function

How To Apply

Details of the Job Description and Job Requirements are available at www.turkana.go.ke and www.nea.go.ke

Written applications, CV’s copies of Certificates, Testimonials and Identity Card should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the left side the position being applied for and addressed to:

The Secretary,
Turkana County Public Service Board,
P.O. BOX 05, Lodwar, – 30500.

Delivered by hand at the reception desk at Turkana County Public Service Board Offices located along Nawoitorong road opposite Lodwar Club located off Kitale – Lodwar highway so as to reach the undersigned on or before Friday 8th March, 2024 by 5.00pm (East African Time).

Important information to all candidates;

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
  • Any form of canvassing or lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification

N/B Youth, Women and Persons Living with disability (PWDs) are encouraged to apply.