ADVERTISEMENT FOR THE RECRUITMENT OF TECHNICIANS AND ARTISANS INTO THE PRISONS SERVICE

The Kenya Prisons Service wishes to announce to the general public that there are available vacancies for technicians and artisans. Prospective candidates wishing to apply must satisfy the general conditions and requirements as indicated in the entry requirements of Prisons constables (male & female) advertisement.

ACADEMIC /TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS

a. Technicians: Candidates must possess a relevant certificate /diploma from a recognized institution and be registered with the relevant bodies where applicable;

b. Artisans: Candidates must possess a minimum mean grade of D+ at KCSE or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;

OR i. Certificate in Government Trade Test Grade III/II/I from a recognized institution;

OR ii. Certificate in Craft or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.

In addition they must have at least two(2) years work experience.

A) TECHNICIANS

1) Clinical Officers III/II/I

2) Nursing Officers III/II/I

3) Public Health Officers III/II/I

4) Radiographers III/II/I

5) Pharmaceutical Technologists III/II/I

6) Community Oral Health Officers III/II/I

7) Health Records & Information Officers III/II/I

8) Laboratory Technologists III

9) Nutritionists III/II

10) Agricultural Officers

11) Animal Health Officers

12) Information Communication Technology Officers III

13) P1 Teachers 14) Early Childhood Development Officers

15) Housekeepers/Caterers II

16) Cooks

17) Bands Men

18) Instructors III ( example Negotiators, Physiotherapists)

B) ARTISANS

1) Masonry or Brick laying

2) Construction or Carpentry & Joinery

3) Tailoring, Dress making , Fashion &Designing

4) Fitter General

5) Architect Assistants

6) Metal workers

7) Wood/Stone carvers

8) Leather Works

9) Electrical Assistants

10) Painting & sign writers

11) Plant Technicians

12) Plumbers

13) Draughtsmen

14) Videographers

15) Hair & Beauty Therapists

16) Welders & fabricators

All Prospective candidates for the advertised posts should download and fill the PSC 2 form (2007 revised) on www.publicservice.go.ke and attach clear photocopies of relevant academic/ professional certificates and their National Identification Card (ID), and be addressed to:

THE COMMISSIONER GENERAL OF PRISONS

PRISONS HEADQUARTERS

P.O.BOX 30175-00100, NAIROBI

So as to reach him on or before 29th April, 2016.

NB: Successful candidates will be notified through their email addresses /cell phone numbers provided on the forms filled for possible dates of interview. The Shortlist can also be obtained from the Kenya Prisons Service website; http://www.prisons.go.ke.