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  • Posted: Mar 28, 2023
    Deadline: Apr 14, 2023
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    Busia County Public Service Board seeks to professionally deliver service to the people of Busia with integrity and dedication through well trained competent and skilled man powern In all these achievements, she has derived her support and strength in God in whom she has always put trust and who she acknowledges never fails her. Her family has been by her ...
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    Director Natural Resources

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Coordinating the development and implementation of environmental policy, legislation and related statutes;
    • Formulating policies and plans for natural resources management programs.
    • Coordinating, prospecting and mining of Natural Resources (granting, renewing and revoking artisanal mining permits, maintaining a register of artisanal miners and maintaining fair-trade)
    • Evaluating and verify employee performance through the review of completed work assignments and work techniques.
    • Overseeing preparation of annual work plans and financial budgets and coordinate activities by scheduling work assignments, setting priorities and directing the work of subordinate employees.
    • Supervising programs, controlling and coordinating functions in the natural resource section.
    • Developing, implementing and evaluating the divisions strategic plans, programs and projects in collaboration with other departments and stakeholders to manage County Natural Resources;
    • Monitoring the implementation of projects according to work plans to ensure quality assurance and outputs.
    • Safeguarding the health and safety of mine employees and communities affected by mining operations.
    • Any other duties as assigned from time to time.

    Requirements for appointment

    • Be a Kenyan citizen;
    • Served for at least 3 years in the position of Deputy Director Environment and Natural Resources in the Public Sector or Five (5) years in a comparable and relevant position in the Private Sector;
    • Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: – Environment Science, Environmental Education, Environmental Health, Environmental Law, Environmental Resource Conservation, Environmental Studies and Community Development, Environmental Studies and Community Resource Conservation, Fisheries, Forestry, Geo-Spatial Information and Remote Sensing, Agriculture, Aquatic Science, Bio- Resource Conservation and Management, Botany, Chemistry, Climate Change and Development, Coastal and Marine Resource Management, Conservation Biology, Disaster Mitigation, Ecology, Range Management, Zoology, Water Resources and Environment, Natural Resource Management, Geology, Mining, or any other related discipline from a recognized institution;
    • Masters degree in any of the above or related disciplines from a recognized institution in Kenya.
    • Demonstrated managerial, administrative and professional competence in work performance and exhibited a thorough understanding of national goals, policies, objectives and ability to relate them to proper management of natural resource function
    • Be a member of a professional body in good standing where applicable.
    • Must have attended Strategic Leadership Development Program or its equivalent lasting a minimum of six (6) weeks or any other recognized institution.
    • Have certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution.

    Method of Application

    Mandatory Additional requirements

    All applicants are expected to attach copies of the following documents:

    • KRA Tax compliance certificate
    • Clearance from HELB
    • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
    • Certificate of Good Conduct
    • CRB clearance certificate


    All applicants should submit their application letter together with copies of their detailed curriculum vitae with names, address and telephone contacts, academic and professional certificates, testimonials, national identity card and any other supporting documents to the County Public Service Board – PORT VICTORIA PLAZA on or before 14th April, 2023 at 5.00 p.m.
    Applications should be addressed to:

    The Secretary/CEO,
    County Public Service Board,
    County Government of Busia,
    P.O Box 1103- 50400,

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