Fisheries Assistant II – 3 Post at Vihiga County Government

Full Time
Vihiga
Posted 5 months ago

Fisheries Assistant II – 3 Posts

Job Type: Full Time
Qualification: Diploma
Experience:
Location: Vihiga
Job Field: Agriculture / Agro-Allied

Requirements for Appointment:

  • Certificate in Aquaculture, Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Fisheries Management, or equivalent aquaculture-related qualification from a recognized institution.
  • Minimum Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education Mean Grade C- (minus) or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
  • Proficiency in computer skills.
  • Previous work experience in a comparable and relevant position.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Provide aquaculture extension and training services to fish farmers and other clients under the guidance of the Sub-County Fisheries Officer.
  2. Ensure fish hatchery cleanliness and implement biosecurity measures.
  3. Assist in the harvesting, conditioning, counting, and packaging of fingerlings.
  4. Conduct data collection and manage records.
  5. Participate in farmer training sessions, demonstrations, and field days.
  6. Report to the Sub-County Fisheries Officer or hatchery manager.

Salary Scale: The salary, allowances, and other benefits attached to this position will be as determined by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission.

Method of Application: Applicants should download the Employment Application Form from the official County Website, complete it, and submit it to the undersigned on or before Friday, 23rd January 2024, at 5 pm.

THE SECRETARY/CEO
COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD
P.O. BOX 880-50300
MARAGOLI
QUEENS ARCADE BUILDING MBALE TOWN
ALONG KISUMU KAKAMEGA ROAD

Note: Do not attach your ID card, academic, professional, or any other documents to the application form.

The County Government of Vihiga is an equal opportunity employer, encouraging People Living with Disabilities, Youth, and Women to apply. The County Public Service Board does not charge any recruitment fee; our services are absolutely free. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.

Candidates with certificates from foreign institutions must have them validated.

Job Features

Job CategoryAgriculture / Agro-Allied

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