Duties and Responsibilities
An officer at this level will provide Environmental Health Extension services in the area of deployment specific duties and responsibilities will include;
Mobilizing, sensitizing and advising communities on matters related to environmental Health; carrying out immunizations;
Defaulter tracing and reporting of Tuberculosis and other immunizable diseases;
Referring health cases to relevant health facilities;
Identifying environmental health issues at household level;
Organizing community health days to advise communities on common public health issues;
Maintaining and updating records of public health data;
Assessing health needs of the community;
Sensitizing communities on food and water safety measures;
Inspecting homesteads, markets, commercial premises, trading centers to ensure that general cleanliness and sanitary requirements are maintained; and
Issuing of intimation and statutory notices.
Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:-
Served in the grade of Public Health Assistant I, Job Group CPSB 10/’J’ for a minimumperiod of three(3)years;
Certificate in either Environmental Health Science or Public Health Technology froma recognized institution;
Certificate of competence from the Association of Public Health Officers; and
Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results
How to apply
All applicants should click on the Job Offers Option on the County Website www.kakamega.go.ke, fill the Application Form and submit it ONLINE on or before 16th August, 2022 at 11.59 P.M.
N/B: No hard copy or emailed applications to the Board’s official email i.e. email@example.com will be accepted. Applicants are advised to provide accurate information when making applications, those who give false information regarding their credentials and qualifications will be automatically disqualified.
PLEASE NOTE: Kakamega County Public Service Board (KCPSB) DOES NOT use Agents nor charge ANYFEE at any stage of the recruitment and selection process. Our official communication channels are; email firstname.lastname@example.org and phone number 0713852573 ONLY.