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  • Posted: Jul 29, 2020
    Deadline: Aug 14, 2020
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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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    Senior Principal Superintending Engineer (Irrigation)

    J/G “R”


    Reporting to County Chief Officer Department of Water, Irrigation, Environment and Natural Resources

    Duties and responsibilities

    Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail :-formulating policies, standards, programs and projects for irrigation development, promoting research development and innovation in irrigation sector; coordinating the planning, designing, construction, operation and maintenance of irrigation systems, liaising with development partners and other relevant stakeholders in irrigation development, supervising monitoring and evaluation of programs and projects, and promoting research and technology transfers in irrigation and land reclamation; Any other duties assigned.
    The officer will be responsible for coordinating the implementation of departmental strategic plan; ensuring development and review of annual work plans and budgets; coordinating departmental performance contract; and managing and developing staff

    Requirements for Appointment.

    • Have served in the grade of Principal Superintending Engineer (Irrigation) for at least three (3) years.
    • Be in possession of a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural and Bio systems Engineering, , Biomechanical and Processing or Soil and Water Environmental Engineering from a recognized institution.
    • Masters Degree in any of the following disciplines; Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural systems Engineering, Soil and Water engineering Water Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Management, Water Resources Engineering or irrigation Engineering from a recognized institution will be an added advantage.
    • Be registered/ registrable by Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK)/Kenya Engineering Technologists Registration Board. (KETRB)
    • A member of a professional body in good standing.
    • Have attended a strategic leadership Development course in lasting not less than six (6) weeks or equivalent Management Training from a recognized institution;
    • Have certificate in computer applications; and have demonstrated general managerial, administrative and professional competence in work performance and exhibited a thorough understanding of national goals, policies, objectives and ability to relate them to the irrigation and drainage functions
    • Any other duties as assigned

    Method of Application

    Mandatory Additional requirements (Chapter VI documents of the constitution of Kenya 2010)

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

    • Tax Compliance Certificate
    • Clearance from HELB where necessary
    • Clearance from the Ethics and anti-corruption commission
    • Certificate of good conduct from the police
    • CRB Clearance Certificate

    Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications attaching copies of their certificates and testimonials, and send to the undersigned on or before 14th August, 2020 at 5.00 p.m.:

    P.O. BOX 1103 – 50400

    Martin S Sikolia
    For Secretary/CEO
    County Public Service Board

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