• Kirinyaga County

    Kirinyaga County

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  • Clinical Instructor

    Kirinyaga County
    Kirinyaga University is government owned and established under the Universities Act No.42 of 2012.At present, the University runs degree programmes across six faculties; Health Sciences, Hospitality and Textile Technology, Computing and Information Technology, Business[...]
    Date Posted: 03 Oct 2019
  • Nursing Officer

    Kirinyaga County
    Kirinyaga County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified person to fill the following position in the Department of Administration and Public Service. This is pursuant to Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 and Section 63 of the County[...]
    Date Posted: 06 Jun 2019
  • Pharmacists

    Kirinyaga County
    Kirinyaga County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified person to fill the following position in the Department of Administration and Public Service. This is pursuant to Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 and Section 63 of the County[...]
    Date Posted: 06 Jun 2019
  • Registered Clinical Officer

    Kirinyaga County
    Kirinyaga County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified person to fill the following position in the Department of Administration and Public Service. This is pursuant to Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 and Section 63 of the County[...]
    Date Posted: 03 Jun 2019
  • Anaesthetist

    Kirinyaga County
    Kirinyaga County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified person to fill the following position in the Department of Administration and Public Service. This is pursuant to Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 and Section 63 of the County[...]
    Date Posted: 03 Jun 2019
  • Medical Laboratory Technicians

    Kirinyaga County
    Kirinyaga County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified person to fill the following position in the Department of Administration and Public Service. This is pursuant to Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 and Section 63 of the County[...]
    Date Posted: 03 Jun 2019
  • Dental Officers

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Details Diagnosing common oral conditions, Treating, prescribing, and referring; Carrying out minor oral and maxillofacial surgery; Prosthetics and conservative dentistry; Facilitating admissions, Disease investigations of patients, Report writing and assis[...]
    Date Posted: 03 Jun 2019
  • Medical Lab Technologist

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Details Preparing Reagents; Examining specimens; Writting and recording results; Decontaminating working benches; Receiving and scrutinizing requisition forms for accuracy; Preparing clients for collection of specimens; Receiving/collecting, labelling and[...]
    Date Posted: 03 Jun 2019
  • Medical Officers

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Details Diagnosing, caring and treating diseases Performing medical and surgical procedures Preparing and responding to emergencies and disasters Participating in management of medicines, medical instruments and equipment Providing health education, maintaini[...]
    Date Posted: 03 Jun 2019
  • Revenue Clerks

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Details To collect and issue receipts on various revenue sources as deployed or instructed. To bank the total daily cash collected in the county in the specified bank account. To ensure that the cash banked has corresponding receipt issued and entered in contro[...]
    Date Posted: 07 Feb 2019
  • Revenue Officers

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Details Officer in charge of revenue mobilization and implementation of Finance Act in the Sub-County. To plan, manage and account for revenue collections in the Sub-County. To supervise and manage revenue staff in the sub-county. To maintain a counter registe[...]
    Date Posted: 07 Feb 2019
  • Director Of Budget

    Kirinyaga County
    Kirinyaga County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified person to fill the following position in the Department of Administration and Public Service. This is pursuant to Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 and Section 63 of the County[...]
    Date Posted: 06 Jul 2018
  • Plant Operator

    Kirinyaga County
    JOB GROUP “F” (12 POSTS) Job Ref: KCPSB/PO/F/02/04/07/18 Job Responsibilities Operating heavy plants of ‘difficult rating’ A or B; Keeping records of inventory of all plants in a unit; Formulating and administering working techniques; Ass[...]
    Date Posted: 06 Jul 2018
  • Driver

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Ref: KCPSB/D2/E/01/04/07/18 Job Responsibilities The Driver will be responsible for the following: Driving a motor vehicle as authorized; Carrying out routine checks on the vehicle’s cooling, oil, electrical and brake systems, tyre pressure, etc; Detect[...]
    Date Posted: 06 Jul 2018
  • Deputy Director Supply Chain Management Services

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Ref: KCPSB/DDSC/Q/02/19/06/18 Terms of Service: Contract Duties and Responsibilities Assisting the Director, Supply Chain Management Services in the day to day duties, innovation and design of Supply Chain Management operations and procedures; Providing admini[...]
    Date Posted: 25 Jun 2018
  • Director Roads

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Ref: KCPSB/DR/R/01/19/06/18 Terms of Service: Contract Duties and Responsibilities The Officer will be responsible for the following: Implementing road sector policies for efficient roads infrastructure services under the county jurisdiction Preparing, monito[...]
    Date Posted: 25 Jun 2018
  • Kerugoya /kutus Municipal Manager

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Ref: KCPSB/KKMM/P/03/19/06/18 Terms of Service: Contract Duties and Responsibilities Answerable to the board and implement the decisions and functions of the board as per Urban Areas and Cities Act,2011 Section 20 and 21 In charge of administration and account[...]
    Date Posted: 25 Jun 2018
  • Driver

    Kirinyaga County
    Job Group E Reporting to the Chief Officer, Education and Public Service. Responsibilities Driving a motor vehicles as authorized; Safety of passengers and/or goods therein; Maintenance of work tickets for motor vehicles assigned; Detecting and reporting malfunc[...]
    Date Posted: 21 Mar 2018
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  • About Kirinyaga County
  • Kirinyaga County borders Nyeri County, Murang’a County and Embu County.It covers an area of 1,478.1 square kilometers. The county lies between 1,158 metres and 5,380 metres above sea level in the South and at the Peak of Mt. Kenya respectively. Mt. Kenya which lies on the northern side greatly influences the landscape of the county as well as other topographical features.

    The snow melting from the mountain forms the water tower for the rivers that drain in the county and other areas that lie south and west of the county. The county can be divided into three ecological zones; the lowland areas, the midland areas and the highlands. The county is well endowed with a thick, indigenous forest with unique types of trees covering Mt. Kenya. Mt. Kenya Forest covers 350.7 Km2 and is inhabited by a variety of wildlife including elephants, buffaloes, monkeys, bushbucks and colourful birds while the lower parts of the forest zone provides grazing land for livestock.

    The rich flora and fauna within the forest coupled with mountain climbing are a great potential for tourist activities. The county has six major rivers namely; Sagana, Nyamindi, Rupingazi, Thiba, Rwamuthambi and Ragati, all of which drain into the Tana River. These rivers are the principal source of water in the county. The water from these rivers has been harnessed through canals to support irrigation at the lower zones of the county.

    The county has a tropical climate and an equatorial rainfall pattern. The climatic condition is influenced by the county position along the equator and its position on the windward side of Mt Kenya. The county has two rainy seasons, the long rains and the short rains. Administratively, the county is divided into five districts namely; Kirinyaga East, Kirinyaga West, Mwea East, Mwea West and Kirinyaga Central. The districts are subdivided further into 12 divisions, 30 locations and 81 sub-locations.The county has four constituencies namely Mwea, Ndia, Kirinyaga Central and Gichugu. Kirinyaga County has twenty (20) wards.

    From the Kenya Population and Housing Census 2009 report, the population of the county stood at 528,054 persons with an annual growth rate of 1.5 percent. The population is projected to be 595, 379 in 2017. Kerugoya, Sagana and Wang’uru are the only towns in the County while Kagio and Kagumo comprise the urban centres. The town with the highest population is Wang’uru with a population of 18,437; followed by Kerugoya with a population of 17,122; the least populated town is Sagana with a population of 10,344. The urban centre with the highest population is Kagio with a population of 3,512 followed closely by Kagumo with a population of 3,489. The population of Wang’uru is highest because it has a lot of economic activities, mainly rice farming while Kerugoya town had long been the District administrative headquarters.

    The total road network of in the county is 1,109.11 Km, out of which 106.5 Km is bitumen, 462.05 Km is gravel and 540.5 Km is earth surfaced roads. The county has an established road network with 7 tarmac roads passing through it namely Makutano – Embu road, Kutus – Karatina road, Baricho road, Kiburu road, Kutus – Sagana road, Kutus – Kianyaga road and Kabare – Kimunye road. There is only a 5km of railway line and one railway station in the county located in Ndia Constituency but currently not in use.

    There is one airstrip located in Mwea constituency.

    The mobile phone coverage stands at 99 percent while the number of fixed lines stands at 693 units. There are 5 sub- post offices and 14 cyber-cafes. There is also an increase in the usage of computers and internet in government offices, private businesses and homes due to availability portable modems and affordability of computers and laptops.

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