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  • Posted: May 6, 2020
    Deadline: May 29, 2020
  • Bukura Agricultural College is a State Corporation established by an Act of Parliament to provide middle level training in agriculture and related fields. The College started in 1974 as an Institute of Agriculture with 73 students following the recommendations of the Weir Commission of 1967 on Agricultural Education in Western Kenya. The Institute was later upgraded to a Diploma College in 1992. From 1992-2007 the College focussed on in-service training targeting staff mainly from the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development. In 2007 the College opened its doors to secondary school leavers in response to the declining number of in-service trainees.
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    V/NO. 12/2020

     Salary Scale: Ksh.32,160 – Ksh.42,780 p.m.

    BAC ‘9’

    Terms of Service:     Permanent & Pensionable

     Requirements for Appointment: –

    For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have; –

    • A minimum mean grade D (plain) in KCSE or its equivalent;
    • A valid driving license free from any endorsements and valid for all the classes of vehicles, which the candidate is required to drive;
    • Knowledge of the traffic act and related regulations;
    • Passed the Suitability Test for Drivers Grade III from the Ministry of Public Works;
    • At least two (2) years previous satisfactory driving experience after obtaining the driving license;
    • A valid one (1) week first Aid Certificate from Kenya Red Cross, Kenya College of Highway and Building Technology or St. John’s Ambulance; and
    • Certificate in Computer application;
    • Fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution

    Duties and Responsibilities: –

    • Carrying out routine checks on the vehicle’s cooling and oil systems, electrical system, tyre pressure, brakes;
    • Detecting and reporting malfunctioning of vehicle systems;
    • Maintenance of work tickets for the assigned vehicles;
    • Driving the vehicle as authorized;
    • Security and safety for the vehicle on and off the road;
    • Safety of the passengers and/or goods therein; and
    • Maintaining cleanliness of the vehicle.

    Method of Application

    Applications are invited from qualified persons for the positions shown below.

    Interested and qualified persons are requested to apply to the: –

    The Principal/CEO,

    Bukura Agricultural College,

    P.O Box 23-50105


    Please Note:

    • Applicants should attach certificates, Curriculum Vitae and cover letter quoting the position and the reference Number on the envelope. It is an offence to give 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.
    • Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and Clearance certificates 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.
    • Bukura Agricultural College 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.



    Applications should reach the College on or before 29th May, 2020 latest 5.00 pm

    (East African Time)

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