The Kenya Defence Forces is pleased to announce to the general public the recruitment of Servicemen/women, Tradesmen/women and Constables which is scheduled to take place from 19 November to 19 December 2018 at various centres countrywide. Prospective candidates willing to join Kenya Defence Forces must satisfy the set conditions and requirements.
Must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Project Planning and Management.
Must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Survey and registered with Board of Registration of Architects and Quantity Surveyors (BORAQS).
Must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Oceanography.
Must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Nautical Science.
Female candidates must NOT be pregnant at the time of recruitment and during the entire duration of training.
Minimum Academic Qualifications
General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets Must hold a minimum mean grade of B (Plain) in KCSE with at least C+ (Plus) in English, Mathematics and one Science subject. The training period for this category will cover three (3) years leading to a BSc in Military Science and Security Studies upon completion.
Specialist Officers Must hold a minimum mean grade of B (Plain) in KCSE with at least C+ (Plus) in English, Mathematics and one science subject. Must be a holder of an undergraduate degree from a recognized University/institution and be registered with a statutory body where applicable. The training period for Specialist Officers will not be less than three months.
Servicemen/women (General Duty) Recruits Must hold a minimum mean grade of D (plain) in KCSE.
Tradesmen/women Prospective candidates willing to apply must satisfy the conditions and requirements given below.
Clear photocopies of relevant academic certificates and current National Identity Card (ID) MUST be attached to the application and be addressed to the:
Assistant Chief of the Defence Forces
(Personnel and Logistics)
Ministry of Defence
P O Box 40668 – 00100
The applications to reach the addressee on or before 7th November 2019. Candidates who will be shortlisted for Specialist Officers and Tradesmen/women shall be notified through the print media from 17th to 23rd November 2019.
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