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  • Posted: Jun 21, 2022
    Deadline: Jul 11, 2022
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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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    Kitchen Hand

    REF KFS/KH/2022

    Job Specification

    This will be the entry for this cadre. The officer at this level shall report to Waiter II.

    Duties and responsibilities

    1. Cleaning and washing dishes, glassware, silverware, utensils, pots, and pans
    2. Collecting dirty dishes and utensils from dining areas and placing them in the designated cleaning areas
    3. Using special equipment (e.g. pressure hoses, dishwashing machines, steam cleaners, and disinfecting chemicals) to clean dishes and other utensils
    4. Drying and placing all utensils in their designated storage area.
    5. Maintaining kitchen and dining areas clean and in an orderly manner
    6. Mopping, sweeping, and scrubbing floors
    7. Cleaning surfaces, stoves, cutting boards, and other food preparation utensils
    8. Sorting and removing garbage and other waste
    9. Sorting and placing garbage in designated containers
    10. Placing garbage cans and bags in the designated areas for later disposal by sanitation services
    11. Cleaning garbage cans with pressured water and disinfecting soap for reusing
    12. Receiving, unloading, and storing supplies
    13. Taking supplies from storage to working areas as requested by Cooks
    14. Setting up tables and assisting in the cleaning of dining areas
    15. Assisting kitchen personnel with cooking tasks when requested
    16. Promote public values and principles
    17. Mentoring and Coaching

    Person specification

    1. The KCSE with a mean grade D (plain) or its equivalent.
    2. Basic firefighting skills
    3. Certified medically fit.
    4. Proficiency in computer applications

    Method of Application

    Hard copy applications

    In addition to the online application, applicants MUST print and attach the NOTIFICATION EMAIL as the first page to the hard copy applications. The hard copy application should clearly indicate the position and reference number. Attach current curriculum vitae (clearly indicating the mobile number, names and contact details of three referees), copies of relevant testimonials, academic and professional certificates and copy of national identity card.

    The application should clearly be marked with reference number for each position and should either be sent through the post office or hand delivered to the following address in a sealed envelope marked “APPLICATION FOR (WRITE POSTION & REFERENCE); so as to reach the Service not later than 11th July, 2022 by 5.00pm.

    NB: The application will not be considered complete until the two steps are successfully undertaken. Further, email applications shall not be considered.

    Chief Conservator of Forests,

    Kenya Forest Service, Karura, Off Kiambu Road,

    P. O. Box 30513-00100, G.P.O.

    Nairobi, Kenya.

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