Taita Taveta Principal Public Health Officer Jobs in Kenya

Taita Taveta Principal Public Health Officer Jobs in Kenya

The Taita Taveta County Public Service Board invites applications from suitable and qualified
serving officers in the County Public Service to fill the following vacant positions:


  • Principal Public Health Officer JG N

    Number of Posts:

  • Three (3)

    Duties and Responsibilities]

  • Implement statutory provisions, standards and other relevant legislations ono public health; (Public Health Act (Cap. 242), the Food, Drugs and Chemical
  • Substances Act (Cap 254), Tobacco Control Act 2007, Alcoholic Drinks Control Act
    2010, Bio-safety Act 2009, Malaria Prevention and Control Act (Cap 246), Meat
    Control Act (Cap 356) and any other relevant legislation on public health)
  • Develop and implement policies, guidelines, strategies, standards and procedures in the area of
    promotive and preventive health programs
  • Oversee public health projects and programs in consultation with relevant departments and
    other stakeholders.
  • Day to day management of the food and safety unit
  • Oversee the enforcement of International Health Regulations (IHR) and Rules
  • Capacity building of national and county governments on environmental health programs
  • Identify public health research needs
  • Cross-sectorial collaboration of policies and guidelines.
  • Manage the performance appraisal process
  • Provide quality assurance for Public Health Officers and Technicians

    Requirements for appointment

    For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:

  • Served in the grade of Chief Public Health Officer for a minimum period of three (3) years;
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Health or Public Health from a recognized Institution;
  • Certificate of competence from the Association of Public Health Officers.
  • Certificate in Computer Application Skills from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in
    Senior Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
  • Satisfy the requirements of chapter six

    How to Apply

  • Qualified candidates are requested to make their applications by completing a CPSB Job
    Application form 2018.
  • The form may be downloaded from the Taita Taveta County Government website, CPSB portal.
  • All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope addressed to:

    The Secretary/CEO County Public Service Board
    Private Bag Voi

  • Or hand delivered at the Board offices Ground floor Maghamba Plaza, Opposite Kenya Power offices, Voi on or before Monday 24th September 2018

    Important information

  • Candidates should not attach any documents to the application form.
  • All details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the form
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted
  • Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce original Identity card/Passport ,
    Appointment letter, last promotion letter and all the relevant professional/ Academic
  • Canvassing shall lead to disqualification.

  • For more information and job application details, see; Taita Taveta Medical Engineer Technologist Jobs in Kenya

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