Agriculture Officer III Jobs, Agricultural Jobs 2020, Taita Taveta County Jobs
Position : Assistant Agriculture Officer III Job-Group CPSB 11 ‘H’ Number of Posts : Twenty (20)
Terms of Service : Permanent & Pensionable
Basic Salary Scale: Kshs. 23,780 rising to Kshs.29, 190 Per Month
Other Allowances: As provided for by the Salaries and Remunerations Commission
This will be the entry and training grade for Assistant Agricultural Officers’ cadre. An officer at this level will be deployed in a Division or in an Agricultural Training Centre. Duties and responsibilities will involve training and advising farmers on matters related to Crop Production, Land Development, planning and management of demonstration plots.
The Assistant Agricultural Officer III – shall perform the following duties:
Organizing and coordinating agricultural activities
Liaise with stakeholders in implementing projects and
Identify farmers training needs
Collection and dissemination of agricultural information
Organize field days, demonstrations and tours
Mainstreaming of cross cutting issues
Participate in the agricultural shows
Implementation of Performance contract
Kenya Certificate for Secondary Education [KCSE] mean grade C or its equivalent; and a diploma in any of the following fields: Agriculture, Food Technology, Agriculture and Home Economics, Agricultural Education, Horticulture or any other relevant and equivalent qualification from a recognized
How to Apply
All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope addressed to:
County Public Service Board
Private Bag Voi
Hand delivered to the Board offices located at the Voi Sub County Office (Former Municipal Council of Voi)
Candidates must attach a clear copy of their national identity card or valid passport.
Candidates MUST satisfy the requirements of chapter 6 by obtaining Clearance from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI), Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Accredited Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) and Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).
The applications with copies of academic and professional certificates and other testimonials should reach the County Public Service Board on or before 4.30 PM on Friday 20th March, 2020.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Youth, women and persons with special needs are encouraged to apply.
Candidates found canvassing will automatically be disqualified.