The ministry of defense has announced over 200 vacancies in various categories for civilians.
Applicants have until Monday 3rd May to send their applications. This is according the advert send out by Ministry of defense on Tuesday 13th.
The vacant positions include plumbers (5), spray painters (7), panel beaters (5), welders (5), carpenters (8), electricians (5), vehicle mechanics (33), clerical offers (49), sanitary cleaners (51), drivers (11) and cooks (30).
All successful candidates will be entitled to a basic monthly salary of between Ksh 15,670 and Ksh 17,570.
Employment will be on permanent and pensionable basis.
Apart from the salary above, those who will manage to secure the employment vacancies will also be entitled to a housing allowance depending on the area of deployment, commuter allowance of Ksh.3,000 and leave allowance of Ksh4,000 once every year.
Qualifications for ministry of defense jobs
To qualify to apply, all the fields advertised have a common requirements including Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade ‘D’ plain or its equivalent from a recognized institution.
So, how does one apply?
How to apply for ministry of defense jobs
Application for the open vacancies can be done through the public service website.
Applicants are required to log into their accounts on the application portal or create an account on the public service online Portal if the don’t have one.
One is the supposed to select vacancies according to their skills and qualifications before making their application.
The applicant must ensure that information pertaining to personal details, professional and academic qualifications, experience, membership to professional bodies, referees and any other relevant information is provided before submitting the application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
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