Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Co-operatives Assistant Director - Fisheries & Blue Economy Jobs in Kenya

Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Co-operatives Assistant Director - Fisheries & Blue Economy Jobs in Kenya


Qualifications and Requirements:

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  • Served for a minimum period of one (1) year in the grade of Principal Fisheries/Blue Economy Officer CSG 8 or in a comparable and relevant position in the wider public service;

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following fields:- Fisheries Science; Applied Aquatic Sciences; Fisheries and Aquaculture Technology; Biology; Zoology; Botany; Biochemistry; Biotechnology; Marine and Coastal Fisheries Management and Development; Marine Engineering; Environmental Engineering; Natural Resources Management; Conservation Biology and Resource Development; Geology; Hydrology; Environmental Sciences; Sociology; Food Science and Technology; Tourism; Wildlife; Energy; Remote Sensing; Spatial Planning; Land Economics; Geophysics; Oceanography; Chemistry or any other equivalent and relevant qualifications from a university recognized in Kenya;

  • Understanding of the Fisheries and/or Blue Economy development and management policies, Fisheries Management and Development Act and other related statutes and international conventions;

  • Shown competence in planning and implementation of development management and research of fisheries and Blue Economy projects and programs; and

  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results

    Duties and responsibilities at this level will include:

  • Formulating, implementing
    and monitoring policy on the resource conservation intervention;

  • Implementation of national, regional and international fisheries, aquaculture and Blue Economy agreements;

  • Development of strategies for promotion of food based aquatic resources;

  • Harmonizing fisheries, aquaculture and Blue Economy technical training in liaison with relevant institutions;

  • Preparation and implementation of programmes and projects;

  • Collating and synthesizing information from fisheries, aquaculture and Blue Economy and maintaining inventory of research findings from the relevant research agencies;

  • Participating in the development of responsive regulations that would address concerns of future-orientated ocean industries, offshore aquaculture, and marine biotechnology; and

  • Development of blue economy master plan.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Co-operatives Assistant Director - Fisheries & Blue Economy Jobs in Kenya


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