Samburu County Deputy County Director of Agriculture Jobs in Kenya

Samburu County Deputy County Director of Agriculture Jobs in Kenya


  • The Deputy County Director of Agriculture will head the AMS Unit and will be responsible to the County Director of Agriculture.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design agriculture machinery components and equipment using new technologies.

  • Implement the County Machinery Act and other relevant legislation.

  • Test Agricultural Machinery and Equipment to ensure that they perform properly.

  • Design housing and environments to maximize animals’ comfort, health and productivity.

  • Design agricultural storage and processing and structures.

  • Supervise the construction and implementation of Agricultural and Livestock structures Agricultural processing and structure, irrigation and drainage structures.

  • Undertake research and analysis of daily operations of farmers.

  • Come up with new technologies to improve agricultural production and processes.

  • Make environment safe by improving farming conditions.

  • In charge of administration and maintenance of tractor machines.

  • Design soil and water conservation structures.

  • Design maintenance schedules and programs for farm machines.

  • In charge of all field operations in liason with Extension Officers.

  • Any other duties as assigned by the County Director of Agriculture.

    Requirements for Appointment

  • Bachelor's Degree in Agricultural Engineering or equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution.

  • Have relevant knowledge and experience of not less than five (5) years in Public Service
    or Private Sector.

  • Demonstrate a high Degree of Professional and technical competence as reflected in work performance and results.

  • Be a strategic thinker and result oriented.

  • Familiar with the County Objectives in Agricultural Projects.

  • Good Communication and Interpersonal Skills.

  • Proficiency in Computer Applications.

  • Relevant Masters Degree will be an added advantage.

    Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 on Leadership and Integrity.

  • Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations

  • Clearance Certificate from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)

  • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

  • Clearance from the Ethics &Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)

  • Clearance from Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Samburu County Deputy County Director of Agriculture Jobs in Kenya


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