Ministry of Water and Sanitation Director - Land Reclamation Jobs in Kenya

Ministry of Water and Sanitation Director - Land Reclamation Jobs in Kenya


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Terms of service: Permanent & Pensionable/Contract

    Requirements for Appointment

    For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have: -

  • served in the grade of Deputy Director of Land Reclamation(CSG 6) for a minimum period of three (3) years;

  • a Bachelor degree in any of the following disciplines: - Forestry, Natural Resource Management, Agriculture, Hydrology, Geography, Geology, Economics, Community Development, Environmental Science, Marine Science, Agricultural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering or Water Engineering from a recognized institution;

  • a Master’s degree in any of the following disciplines: - Forestry, Natural Resource Management, Agriculture, Hydrology, Geography, Geology, Economics, Community Development, Environmental Science, Marine Science, Agricultural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Water Engineering, Statistics, Pest Management, Rural Development or Project Planning and Management from a recognized institution;

  • a Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Programme lasting not less than six (6) weeks from a recognized institution;

  • demonstrated a high degree of professional competence, managerial, administrative capability in work performance; and

  • exhibited a thorough understanding of national goals, policies and objectives and ability to relate them to the land reclamation function

    NOTE: In addition to the above requirements, for appointment to this grade an Engineer must be registered by the Engineers Professional body

    Responsibilities:

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • The Director, Land Reclamation will be responsible to the Principal Secretary for overall administrative, management and coordinating functions of the
    department.

    Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: -

  • Overseeing the formulation and implementation of policies and strategies;

  • Mobilizing resources for land reclamation programmes;

  • Supervising national land degradation assessment and rehabilitation programmes;

  • Setting guidelines and standards on land reclamation and rehabilitation;

  • Ensuring safe custody of data and information systems;

  • Supervising monitoring and evaluation of the impact of land rehabilitation programmes;

  • Establishing linkages with stakeholders, national, regional and international organizations and institutions involved in research, training and development programmes on land reclamation;

  • Approving community action plans into the departmental development programmes;

  • Promoting public-private partnership; and empowering communities in developing their local resources.

  • developing, implementing and realizing the department’s Strategic Plan and objectives; preparing and implementing the department’s performance contract and appraising systems; managing and accounting for the finances and assets of the department; ensuring operational accountability; and overall managing and developing of staff.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Ministry of Water and Sanitation Director - Land Reclamation Jobs in Kenya


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