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  • Posted: Jan 27, 2023
    Deadline: Feb 14, 2023
  • Bomet County is located in the former Rift Valley Province bordering Kericho County to the North and North East, Narok County to the South East, South, and South West, and Nyamira County to the North West. The county, listed electoral number 36, has Bomet town as its administrative center and covers a total area of 1,997.90 Sq Km. His Excellency Isaac Ru...
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    Principal Disaster Management Officer - (1 Post)

    Duties and Responsibilities
    The officer will be reporting to the Head/Director Disaster Management Unit. 
    His/her duties and responsibilities are:

    • Initiate and undertake disaster and hazard mapping.
    • Perform paramedic activities to the victims at the disaster cite.
    • Undertakes emergency trainings and drills in all county establishments.
    • Participate in emergency planning management.
    • Ensures emergency fire equipment’s are in place in all County buildings.
    • Supports in ensuring total compliance to the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) standards.
    • Acts as a duty officer as part of 24-hour duty system, responding to disaster as they may arise.
    • Perform any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

    Requirements for Appointment

    • Degree in Disaster Management, Clinical Medicine and Surgery or related field from a recognized institution with relevant experience of at least seven (5) years


    • Diploma in Disaster Management, Clinical Medicine and Surgery or related field from a recognized institution with a minimum of seven (7) years.
    • A certificate course in firefighting/ fire rescue, first aid or any other disaster response course from a recognized institution will be an added advantage.
    • Demonstrate strong analytical skills with outstanding verbal and written communication.
    • Demonstrated professional, technical and administrative competence.
    • Recommendation attesting previous work experience from a government or other recognized organization

    Method of Application

    • Job descriptions and specifications can be accessed on the County or Public Service Board Websites ( and )
    • Applications can only be submitted online on or before 14th February, 2023 through Bomet County Public Service Board recruitment portal, Manual applications will not be accepted. 
    • Clearance documents for purposes of complying with the provisions of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 will be required from those shortlisted 
    • Only Shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted. 


    • Bomet County Public Service Board does not solicit for payments or recruit staff through agents/agencies. Any person purporting to undertake recruitment exercise for a fee and/or on behalf of County Public Service Board is a fraudster
    • The County Government of Bomet is an equal opportunity employer. Women and Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 
    • Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification

    The Secretary /C.E.O
    Public Service Board
    P.O Box 605-20400

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