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  • Posted on: 4 September, 2019 Deadline: 20 September, 2019
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    Environmental Field Officer

     

    Reporting to the Director – Environment and Natural Resources.

    Responsibilities

    • Coordinating and proactively managing environmental activities and projects at the sub county level.
    • Representing the Department in all sub county forums in relation to the environmental management.
    • Organizing sensitization and awareness creation meetings for environment and natural resources management.
    • Carrying out site visits to assess progress of programmes, dealing with complaints and raising environmental concerns as deemed necessary.
    • Supervise stock taking of national resources at the sub county level as well as identification of significant, sensitive and degraded sites for rehabilitation.
    • Assisting in decision making and advising on the best practices in environmental management
    • vii)Liaising and partnering with various stakeholders on environmental management within the sub county.
    • Taking appropriate enforcement action in cases of non-compliance or breach of licence/permit conditions as issued by the Directorate
    • Assisting in screening and reviewing EIA and EA reports within the sub county
    • Any other duties as may be assigned by the Director

    Qualifications

    The candidate must:

    • Be a Kenyan citizen
    • Be a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Studies, Natural Resources Management or a related field from a university recognized in Kenya.
    • Demonstrate computer proficiency.
    • Be a member of and in good standing with EIK or any other relevant professional body.
    • Possess a certificate of good conduct
    • Possess a tax compliance certificate

    Experience in GIS will be an added advantage

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    Fire-Engine Operator

     

    Responsibilities

    Reporting to the Chief Officer, the Officer will be responsible for the following duties:

    • Making routine daily checks and inspection of the fire engine to ensure it is in sound mechanical condition
    • Ensuring general routine maintenance of the fire engine and equipment in line with the manufacturer’s manual / specifications
    • Reporting any malfunctioning of the vehicle/fire engine systems
    • Driving/operating the fire engine as authorised
    • Ensuring security and safety of the fire engine on and off the road
    • Maintenance of work tickets for vehicle/fire engine assigned
    • Responding to fire and emergency calls in order to prevent and/or minimize loss of life, property or injury
    • Safely and efficiently driving the fire engine to the scene of fire in response to an emergency
    • Operating the fire engine pumps and other fire/rescue apparatus safely and efficiently
    • Perform any other function of a fire fighter
    • Any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor

    Qualifications

    The candidate must:

    • Be a Kenyan citizen
    • Be a holder of a Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education / O-level education; (minimum grade D)
    • Possess a First Aid Certificate lasting not less than seven(7) days
    • Possess a certificate in defensive driving
    • Possess a valid motor vehicle driving license class BCE;
    • Have a minimum three (3) years proven experience in fire engine/firefighting equipment operation;
    • Basic mechanical knowledge of vehicles
    • Demonstrate experience in managing disasters
    • Be physically and medically fit as certified by a Government Doctor;
    • Be a holder of a firefighting/rescue service certificate from an institution recognized in Kenya
    • Possess a valid certificate of good conduct
    • Possession of a Grade III and above certificate in vehicle mechanics/maintenance will be an added advantage;
    • Former members of the disciplined forces and the NYS who have undergone firefighting training or ex-fire fighters/fire engine operators will have an added advantage

    Copies of the above certificates MUST be attached to the application form.

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    Forester

     

    Reporting to the Director – Environment and Natural Resources.

    Responsibilities

    Coordinate devolved forestry activities in the county including:

    • Conservation, rehabilitation and monitoring of ecological health of county forests.
    • All forest field operations /forest extension services.
    • Development and maintenance of forest infrastructure.
    • Liaison with KFS and KEFRI on forestry regulations.
    • Tree planting and tree growing in the county including establishment of tree nurseries
    • Maintenance of data on county tree and forest cover.
    • vii)Organisation of sensitization and awareness creation meetings, as well as development of training materials for forest related activities in the county.
    • Supporting communities to establish nature-based enterprises.
    • Development of policies and regulations to guide county forestry.
    • Establishment of management plans for county forest lands and resources.
    • Planning and directing forest mapping, survey and related studies, preparing reports and recommendations
    • Handling emerging forestry issues including climate change, green energy, carbon traders and eco-tourism
    • Any other duties as may be assigned

    Qualifications

    The candidate must:

    • Be a Kenyan citizen
    • Be a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry, Environmental Studies, Ecological Studies or Agricultural Extension or any other qualification from a university recognized in Kenya
    • Demonstrate computer proficiency.
    • Be a member of and in good standing with Forest Society of Kenya.
    • Possess a certificate of good conduct
    • Possess a tax compliance certificate
    • Demonstrated passion for environmental conservation will be an added advantage

    Method of Application

    Duly filled Employment Form together with the required documents should be sent or hand delivered to:

    THE SECRETARY,
    NYERI COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD,
    KARSON’S PHOTO HOUSE KIMATHI STREET
    P.O BOX 90-10100,
    NYERI

    Email: cpsb@nyeri.go.ke

    CELLPHONE: 0745342000 / 07339770039

    The applications should be received on or before 20th September 2019.

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