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public service commission jobs 2021 kenya

Government announced 1,870 short-term administrative vacancies: How to apply

The government has announced 1,870 short-term administrative positions through the Ministry of the Interior.

The state aims to hire 1,200 Clerical Officers II, 205 office administrative assistants III, 109 drivers III, and 356 support workers, according to Interior PS Karanja Kibicho.

The PS stated that adequately qualified people are welcome to apply for the advertised posts in the Department of National Registration Bureau in all 47 counties.
By August 2, 2021, applications must be submitted.

Interested and qualified individuals are encouraged to fill out one of the PSC2 application forms (Revised 2016).
The application form can be downloaded from the PSC website, , and then submitted to the appropriate County Commissioner’s office.

Clerical Officers II jobs are six-month contracts with a starting pay of Sh16,890, a varied home allowance based on location, and a monthly commuting allowance of Sh3,000.

Clerical Officers aspirants must have a C- average in their KCSEs and computer application skills from a recognised university.
Data entry and verification and other tasks assigned by supervisors are included in this category.
Successful applicants for the Office Administrative Assistant position will receive a base salary of Sh22,270, commuter allowances of Sh3,000, a housing allowance of Sh2,000, and medical benefits.

Those selected for the 109 driver positions listed would receive a basic pay of Sh14,610 plus an Sh3,000 commuting allowance, a home allowance, and medical perks.

Drivers must have a D average in KCSE, a valid driver’s licence free of any current endorsement for the class of vehicles, and have completed a First Aid Certificate Course lasting not less than a week at St John’s Ambulance, Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology (KIHBT), or any other recognised institution. They must also have passed the Driver Grade Suitability Test.

Successful support personnel would receive a baseline salary of Sh13,280, a commuter allowance of Sh3,000, and housing allowances based on their location.

They will be conducting general messenger duties and office cleaning and must have a KCPE certificate as a minimum requirement.