Nyeri County Forester Jobs in Kenya

Nyeri County Forester Jobs in Kenya

Duties and Responsibilities

Coordinate devolved forestry activities in the county including:

  • Conservation, rehabilitation and monitoring of ecological health of county forests.
  • All forest field operations /forest extension services.
  • Development and maintenance of forest infrastructure.
  • Liaison with KFS and KEFRI on forestry regulations.
  • Tree planting and tree growing in the county including establishment of
    tree nurseries
  • Maintenance of data on county tree and forest cover.
  • Organisation of sensitization and awareness creation meetings, as well as development of training materials for forest related activities in the county.
  • Supporting communities to establish nature-based enterprises.
  • Development of policies and regulations to guide county forestry.
  • Establishment of management plans for county forest lands and resources.
  • Planning and directing forest mapping, survey and related studies, preparing reports and recommendations
  • Handling emerging forestry issues including climate change, green energy, carbon traders and eco-tourism
  • Any other duties as may be assigned

    Requirements for appointment
  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Be a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry, Environmental Studies, Ecological Studies or Agricultural Extension or any other qualification from a university recognized in Kenya
  • Demonstrate computer proficiency.
  • Be a member of and in good standing with Forest Society of Kenya.
  • Possess a certificate of good
  • Possess a tax compliance certificate
  • Demonstrated passion for environmental conservation will be an added

    How to Apply
  • Duly filled Employment Form together with the required documents should be sent or hand delivered to:
  • The Secretary, Nyeri County Public Service Board,
  • Karson’s Photo House Kimathi Street
  • P.O BOX 90-10100,
  • Nyeri
  • Email: cpsb@nyeri.go.ke
  • The applications should be received on or before 20th September 2019.


  • Please note the deadline indicated on the Daily Nation
  • Newspaper of August 30th, 2019 erroneously indicated the submission deadline for applications to be 6th September 2019.
  • The actual deadline for submission is 20th September 2019.
  • That all communications/correspondences will be through the Board’s official cell phone contacts and/or emails.
  • For more information and job application details, see; Nyeri County Forester Jobs in Kenya

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