Pharmaceutical Technologist III Job County Government of Kirinyaga

Apply by May 17
Apply by May 17

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Job Ref: KCPSB/MOH/PT/03/25/04/24

Duties & Responsibilities

  •  To dispense and compound prescribed medicines to patients to identify prescriptions that might present risks to patients and to resolve relevant issues before dispensing.
  •  To ensure that medicines are dispensed in a legal, efficient and accurate way to counsel patients on the use of their medicines at the point of dispensing.
  •  Participate in departmental meetings and other committees as may be delegated Prepare monthly, quarterly pharmacy report Ensure proper receipt, storage and issuance of pharmaceuticals and maintain appropriate documentation for accountability Monitor storage conditions and update the expiry track system.
  •  Ensure security of pharmaceutical commodities Comply with all quality measures and standards that have been put in place Ensure proper handing over procedures of commodities and keys are observed Fill, report and submit pharmacovigilance forms as they occur.
  •  Comply with occupational health and safety policies and procedures at the work place Undertake requisite professional development activities Carry out any other duties and responsibilities which may be assigned by the immediate supervisor from time to time.

Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade, an officer must: –

  •  Diploma in Pharmacy or Pharmaceutical Technology or equivalent qualification approved by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board from a recognized institution;
  •  Have a minimum of three (3) years working experience
  •  Certificate of Enrolment as a Pharmaceutical Technologist awarded by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB)
  •  Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution.

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How To Apply

Applicants should submit their applications together with copies of their detailed

  • Curriculum Vitae,
  • Academic and Professional certificates,
  • Testimonials,
  • PIN Certificate,
  • National Identity Card or Passport and
  • Any other supporting documents.

Clearly indicate the position applied for, both on the cover letter and the envelope. Applications should be addressed to:
The Secretary
County Public Service Board
P O Box 260 – 10304

Hand delivered applications should be dropped at the County Headquarters 4TH floor, KUTUS (Office of County Public Service Board between 8.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. on weekdays).
Successful candidates shall be required to provide clearances and attach copies or evidence thereof of the updated documents below.

  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Ethics and Anti-corruption Commission
  • Criminal Investigation Department (Certificate of Good Conduct)
  • Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

Physical/Hand deliveries of the applications should reach the County Public Service Board (CPSB) on or before FRIDAY 17TH MAY 2024.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original identity cards, academic and professional certificates, testimonials, clearance and other relevant documents in support of their applications.


  • Women and persons living with disabilities who meet the specified requirements are encouraged to apply.
  • Salary and benefits attached to these posts are as per the guidelines by Salaries and Remuneration Commission.
  • Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit our website: for more details.

The Kirinyaga County Government is an equal opportunity employer.