Biochemist Officer Job at Kenya Bureau of Standards
JOB No: KEBS/HR_JOB/2018_12
The Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) has remained the premier government agency for the provision of Standards, Metrology and Conformity Assessment (SMCA) services since its inception in 1974. Over that period its main activities have grown from the development of standards and quality control for a limited number of locally made products in the 1970s to the provision of more comprehensive Standards development, Metrology, Conformity Assessment, Training and Certification services.
With the re-establishment of the East African Community (EAC) and Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), KEBS activities now include participation in the development and implementation of SMCA activities at the regional level where it participates in the harmonization of standards, measurements and conformity assessment regimes for regional integration. KEBS operates the National Enquiry Point in support of the WTO Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT).
This is an entry and training grade for graduate cadre.
An officer at this level will work under direct supervision of a senior officer.
Biochemist Officer Job Qualifications
For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:
- KCSE C+ and above;
- Recognized Bachelors degree in the relevant field, i.e. Biochemistry;
- Be proficient in computer applications;
- Fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the constitution.
How to Apply
All applications from interested and qualified candidates must be submitted online.
All Applications must be received on or before 21st September, 2018 at 5:00PM.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Short listed candidates will be required to submit their HELB, KRA, EACC, Credit Reference and Good Conduct certificates. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
NB: Any academic certificate acquired from foreign Institutions MUST be accompanied with a recognition certificate from Commissioner of University Education Kenya.
Qualified registered persons with disability and female candidates are encouraged to apply.