Kenya Wildlife Service Jobs Opportunities

The Service is in the process of strengthening its Aircraft Maintenance Wing in compliance with the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO) requirements and therefore seeks to fill the under-listed positions at its Airwing located at Wilson Airport.


Kenya Wildlife Service Aircraft Technician Jobs Opportunities

Job Grade “8”

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Examine and inspect aircraft components and engine components.
  • Fuel system installation and rigging.
  • Inspect completed work to certify that maintenance meets standards practices and that aircraft are ready for release to service / certification.
  • Read and interpret maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
  • Evaluate information to determine compliance with KCAA regulations and standards.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems and resolve as per the standard procedures.
  • Carry out component replacement when time in service is over / expires.
  • Replace defective parts using hand tools or power tools.
  • Test aircraft parts with gauges and other diagnostic equipment.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the supervisor

    Job Requirements

  • Certificate in aeronautical engineering from a recognized Institution.
  • Minimum of five (3) years working experience.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the KCAA regulations.
  • Training in Crew Resource Management, Aviation Security and Dangerous Goods will be added advantage

    How to apply

    Interested and suitably qualified individuals should forward their applications enclosing copies of their academic and professional certificates, copy of ID card, detailed CV indicating work experience, current remuneration and employer, daytime telephone contact – both office and mobile, names, addresses and emails of three (3) referees to the address below not later than 21st May, 2018 at 4.00pm.

    Director General
    Kenya Wildlife Service
    P. O. Box 40241 - 00100
    Nairobi, Kenya.
    Email: [email protected]


    Applications without relevant qualifications, copies of documentation/details as sought for will not be considered. Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification. Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted.

    For more information and job application details, see; Kenya Wildlife Service Aircraft Technician Jobs Opportunities




    Kenya Wildlife Service Monitoring & Evaluation Manager Jobs Opportunities

    Job Grade “4”

    Duties & Responsibilities

  • Leading in the design and implementation of a Monitoring and Evaluation System in close working relationship with the other departments
  • Developing and implementing efficient data collection systems for assessment of progress
  • Undertaking data analysis and providing regularly updated reports on the implementation status against the organizational goals and objectives (e.g. quarterly, annual, management, board reports)
  • Developing and implementing a central M&E data management system (including identification, implementation and oversight of necessary IT support/tools)
  • Support effective engagement of staff in M&E by providing technical support in developing and monitoring progress towards programmatic indicators
  • Developing the framework for evaluation of projects/programs/ activities and ensuring that they are aligned to the organizations strategic goals
  • Ensuring good internal communication of the progress and impact of Service’s M&E system
  • Providing technical input into other Service programs where M&E expertise is of relevance.
  • Monitor and evaluate the organizational key performance indicators and prepare reports on them
  • Monitor and evaluate projects as per project specifications

    Job Requirements

  • MSc. Or Business related Master’s degree in a relevant field from a recognized institution
    BSc. Or business related Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field from a recognized institution
  • Advanced courses in Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Five (5) years direct experience in designing and/or implementing organizational level systems for M&E and/or adaptive
    management learning

    How to apply

    Interested and suitably qualified individuals should forward their applications enclosing copies of their academic and professional certificates, copy of ID card, detailed CV indicating work experience, current remuneration and employer, daytime telephone contact – both office and mobile, names, addresses and emails of three (3) referees to the address below not later than 21st May, 2018 at 4.00pm.

    Director General
    Kenya Wildlife Service
    P. O. Box 40241 - 00100
    Nairobi, Kenya.
    Email: [email protected]


    Applications without relevant qualifications, copies of documentation/details as sought for will not be considered. Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification. Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted.

    For more information and job application details, see; Kenya Wildlife Service Monitoring & Evaluation Manager Jobs Opportunities




    Kenya Wildlife Service Laboratory Manager–Diagnostic & Forensic/Genetics lab Jobs Opportunities

    Job Grade “4”

    Duties & Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the constant improvement and development of veterinary diagnostic & forensic laboratory at headquarters and field based satellite laboratories.
  • Overseeing the constant improvement and development of forensic and genetics laboratory.
  • Developing protocols on biological samples collection, processing, storage and analysis.
  • Coordinating the procurement of laboratory supplies and maintenance services.
  • Developing laboratory techniques.
  • Overseeing maintenance of sample database and sample bank among other services.
  • Developing concepts and proposals to develop laboratory techniques through research.
  • Establishing linkages/collaborations with willing donors, local and international laboratories.
  • Supervising and appraisal of laboratory and research staff.
  • Participating in preparation of policy documents on wildlife veterinary issues.
  • Preparing timely and accurate reports.
  • Performing other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

    Job requirements

  • MSc. in Biochemistry, Clinical Pathology, Parasitology, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Forensic Science or any other related biomedical sciences.
  • BSc. in any Biological or Medical Sciences.
  • At least three (3) scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals.
  • At least five (5) years working experience in a wildlife veterinary laboratory.

    How to apply

    Interested and suitably qualified individuals should forward their applications enclosing copies of their academic and professional certificates, copy of ID card, detailed CV indicating work experience, current remuneration and employer, daytime telephone contact – both office and mobile, names, addresses and emails of three (3) referees to the address below not later than 21st May, 2018 at 4.00pm.

    Director General
    Kenya Wildlife Service
    P. O. Box 40241 - 00100
    Nairobi, Kenya.
    Email: [email protected]


    Applications without relevant qualifications, copies of documentation/details as sought for will not be considered. Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification. Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted.

    For more information and job application details, see; Kenya Wildlife Service Monitoring & Evaluation Manager Jobs Opportunities

    Short-listed candidates will be required to obtain and be in possession of the following documents at the interview stage:-

  • Certificate of good conduct from the CID.
    Tax compliance certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority.
  • Clearance from Higher Education Loans Board (Where applicable).
  • Clearance from Kenya Credit Reference Bureau.
  • Clearance from Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.

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