Disaster Management Officer Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Busia

Busia County Government

Job Description

VACANCIES IN THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR ADVERTISEMENT OF VACANCIES

Pursuant to Article 235(1) (b) of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010, and Section 59(1) (b) of the County Governments Act, 2012, the County Public Service Board of Busia would like to employ interested and qualified Persons to fill the following Positions in the Office of Governor.

JOBS AND APPOINTMENT SPECIFICATIONS

DISASTER MANAGEMENT OFFICE II, JOB GROUP ‘’J’’-(ONE POST)

Duties and Responsibilities:

Participate in emergency planning including fire disaster management
Ensure that there is sound disaster preparedness program which is alert and ready to offer quickest disaster response

Undertake fire safety training and drills in all county establishments

Ensure emergency fire equipment’s are in place in all county government buildings
Ensure total compliance to the workplace safety standards)
Prepare and coordinate the firefighting team and equipment for quick response to fire disasters in the county.

Act as a duty officer as part of 24 hours duty system, responding as they may arise
Raise awareness to the public on disaster management and preparedness

Requirement For Appointment

Be a Kenyan Citizen.
Bachelor’s degree in disaster management and preparedness or related field from a recognized institution or any other relevant equivalent qualification.

A certificate course in firefighting/fire rescue from a recognized institution will be an added advantage

NOTE:

Application should reach the Secretary/CEO Public service Board on or before 4th June 2018

Applicants are required to obtain clearance from the following institutions

Criminal Investigations Department(CID)
Higher Education Loans Board(HELB)
Kenya Revenue Authority(KRA)
Ethics And Anti-Corruption Commission(EACC)

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original national Identity cards, Academic certificates, testimonials and clearance at the interview.

Busia County Government is an equal opportunity employer; youths, persons living with disabilities, women and other disadvantaged persons are encouraged to apply.

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