The Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) is a State Corporation established in Kenya in 1979 through the Science and Technology (Repealed) Act, Cap 250 of the Laws of Kenya, Science Technology and Innovation Act, 2013 and currently under KEMRI Order 2021 as the national body responsible for carrying out research in human health in Kenya.
KEMRI’s vision is “to be a leading centre of excellence in human health research” and its mission is “to improve human health and quality of life through research, capacity building and service delivery”.
KEMRI seeks to recruit a dynamic, innovative and experienced person to fill the following;
Office Assistant/Patient Attendant,
JOB GROUP KMR 12
(2 POSITIONS – CCR)
This is the entry and training grade for this cadre. An officer at this level will work under the guidance of a senior officer.
a) Job Specifications
Duties and responsibilities will entail:-
i. Guide outsourced Cleaning services on cleaning of offices and compound;
ii. Recording and dispatching letters, files and documents;
iii. planting, weeding and pruning/mowing gardens;
iv. Collecting, assembling and disposing waste.
b) Person Specifications
For appointment to this grade a candidate must have:-
i. Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education Mean Grade D or any other equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
ii. Proficiency in computer application; and
iii. Fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.
c) Key Skills and Competencies
i. Organizational skills;
ii. Public Relations skills
iii. Communication skills in both English and Kiswahili
iv. Interpersonal skills
Terms of Employment
Employment is for one (1) year contract, as per KEMRI Human Resource Policy and Procedures Manual with a probation period for the first three (3) months.
The following will be required during the interviews:-
Certificate of good conduct,
Higher Education Loans Board compliance certificate,
KRA Tax compliance certificate,
Credit Reference Bureau clearance certificate,
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission clearance.
Kindly attach your cv, cover letter, copies of certified academic and professional certificates, testimonials and other relevant documents.
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