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  • Posted: Feb 8, 2023
    Deadline: Mar 7, 2023
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    Kenya Forest Service is a corporate body established under the Forest Conservation and Management Act no 34 of 2016 (henceforth referred to as the Act). The Act which was operationalized on 31st March 2017, gave the Service's mandate as "to provide for the development and sustainable management, including conservation and rational utilization of all fo...
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    Forest Ranger (Siaya)

    REF KFS /FR/2023

    County: Siaya

    Recruitment Centre: KMTC Play Grounds

    Entry Requirements

    • Must be a Kenyan citizen;
    • Must have a National Identification Card;
    • Minimum of D+ (Plus) in Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (Examination result slips SHALL NOT be accepted);
    • Be aged between eighteen (18) and twenty-eight (28) years;
    • Be of 5.6 ft (men) and 5.3ft (women) in height;
    • Be physically and medically fit;
    • Female candidates should not be pregnant before recruitment and during training and;
    • Have a valid Clearance Certificate from the Directorate of Criminal Investigation.

    In addition, successful candidates will be required to:

    • Undergo further medical check-up at the Forest Law Enforcement Academy;
    • Undergo rigorous nine (9) months Forest Law Enforcement (Para-military) training and;
    • Meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya.

    Interested candidates are expected to present themselves at their respective recruitment centres at 8:00am on Wednesday, 8th March, 2023. Candidates are expected to present both original and one (1) photocopy each of Kenya National Identity Card, Academic Certificates and Testimonials. Each candidate should ensure that they collect their original documents before leaving the recruitment centre. Recruitment of the Forest Rangers will take place in all recruitment centres as tabulated

    Method of Application

    (Applicable to Forest Assistant III & Forester II ONLY);

    Step 1:

    Interested candidates who meet the requirements are asked to apply by visiting Kenya Forest Service website: and select the JOBS TAB to proceed with the online registration. Following successful online registration, the candidates will receive a notification email.

    Step 2:

    In addition to the online registration, applicants MUST PRINT and attach the NOTIFICATION EMAIL as the first page of the hard copy application. The hard copy application should clearly indicate reference number for the position applied for and attaching current curriculum vitae (clearly indicating the mobile number, names and contact details of three referees), copies of relevant testimonials, academic and professional certificates and a copy of National identity card. The application should clearly be marked with reference number for the position applied for and should either be sent through thepost officeorhand deliveredto the address provided below in a sealed envelope marked “APPLICATION FOR (WRITE POSITION & REFERENCE); so as to reach Kenya Forest Service not later than Tuesday, 7th March, 2023 by 5.00pm.

    The application will not be considered complete unless the two steps are successfully undertaken. Further, submission of the application through email shall not be considered.

    Chief Conservator of Forests,

    Kenya Forest Service, Karura, Off Kiambu Road,

    P. O. Box 30513 – 00100, G.P.O.


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