The Kenya Forest Service (KFS) is a State Corporation established by the Forest Conservation & Management Act of 2016. The Service is mandated to conserve, develop and sustainably manage forests and allied resources for environmental stability and the social-economic development of the people of Kenya.
In line with the provisions of the Forest Conservation and Management Act, 2016, the Service wishes to recruit a competent and qualified person to fill the position of the Chief Conservator of Forests under four (4) year contract.
The Chief Conservator of Forests shall, subject to the direction of the Board, be responsible for the direction of the affairs and transactions of the Service and the exercise, discharge and performance of its objectives, functions and duties.
Chief Conservator of Forests shall report to Kenya Forest Service Board of Directors.
How to Apply;
Following successful online applications, the applicants will receive a NOTIFICATION EMAIL. Email: [email protected]
For Assistance, contact KFS ICT helpdesk on the following lines during office working hours (8.00 am – 5.00 pm); 020 2020285/0202014663/020 2689882
Hard copy applications
In addition to the online application, applicants MUST print and attach the NOTIFICATION EMAIL as the first page to the hard copy applications.
The hard copy application should clearly indicate the position and reference number.
Attach current curriculum vitae (clearly indicating your current and expected remuneration, name, the mobile number and contact details of three referees), certified copies of relevant testimonials, academic, professional certificates, clearance letters (Certificate) and copy of national identity card.
The application should clearly be marked with reference number and should either be sent through the post office or hand delivered to the Chairmans office address in a sealed envelope marked “APPLICATION FOR CHIEF CONSERVATOR OF FORESTS; so as to reach the Service not later than 31st May, 2023 by 5.00pm.
NB: The application will NOT be considered complete until the two steps are successfully undertaken. Further, email applications only shall NOT be considered.
CHAIRMAN, BOARD OF DIRECTORS
KENYA FOREST SERVICE, KARURA, OFF KIAMBU ROAD,
P. O. BOX 30513-00100, G.P.O.