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Forester I

Closing: Jun 21, 2024

7 days remaining

Published: Jun 4, 2024 (11 days ago)

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Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this position, the suitable candidate must meet the following requirements:-

  • Be a Kenyan citizen; _ .
  • Should have served in the position of Forester (II) or in a similar position for a minimum period of three (3) years;
  • Should have a Bachelor’s degree in Forestry or Forest Management with knowledge/experience in forest biology, dendrology, resource management, and forest inventory. Conservation economics, ecology, fire prevention, and wilderness management,
  • Should have a practical knowledge of teamwork and leadership, with an understanding of national and international policies, legislations and strategies on Forest Management;
  • Have a demonstrated knowledge in computer applications;
  • Have a demonstrated managerial, administrative, professional and technical competence;
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills, flexible to work for long hours under pressure so as to meet deadlines and ability to work with minimum or no supervision;
  • Have shown merit and ability as reflected in previous work performance and results;
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 on leadership and integrity;
  • Having a Master’s degree in related field or Post Graduate training in Environmental Management field such as EIA/Audits, Environmental Management Systems or any other equivalent will be an added advantage.


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Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this position, the suitable candidate must meet the following requirements:-

  • Be a Kenyan citizen; _ .
  • Should have served in the position of Forester (II) or in a similar position for a minimum period of three (3) years;
  • Should have a Bachelor’s degree in Forestry or Forest Management with knowledge/experience in forest biology, dendrology, resource management, and forest inventory. Conservation economics, ecology, fire prevention, and wilderness management,
  • Should have a practical knowledge of teamwork and leadership, with an understanding of national and international policies, legislations and strategies on Forest Management;
  • Have a demonstrated knowledge in computer applications;
  • Have a demonstrated managerial, administrative, professional and technical competence;
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills, flexible to work for long hours under pressure so as to meet deadlines and ability to work with minimum or no supervision;
  • Have shown merit and ability as reflected in previous work performance and results;
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 on leadership and integrity;
  • Having a Master’s degree in related field or Post Graduate training in Environmental Management field such as EIA/Audits, Environmental Management Systems or any other equivalent will be an added advantage.



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