164,700 Vacancies in the Government of Kenya – KNBS 2019
Career Employment Kenya: 164,700 Vacancies in the Government of Kenya – KNBS 2019
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Enumerators (135,000 Posts)


Ref:
KNBS/EN/3/2019
No. of Posts: 135, 000
Terms of Employment: Fixed term contract for a period of 16 days
Gross Remuneration: Ksh.1, 500 per day- Total Kshs.23, 000 (Taxable)

Reporting
to the Content Supervisor, the Enumerator will be responsible for enumeration
during the Census.

·        
Identifying boundaries for the
Enumeration Areas (EAs), locating all structures and visiting every household
to list all the usual members in the EA assigned to them before the enumeration
exercise;
·        
Ensuring that all the necessary
equipment/materials to be used for enumeration are available to them before the
exercise commences;
·        
Administering all questions and
recording responses on all persons who will have spent the night of 24th/25th
August 2019 in each of the households in the assigned Enumeration Area.
·        
Obtaining complete and accurate
answers and capturing them correctly during the enumeration exercise;
·        
Forwarding all equipment and
questionnaires (used and unused), maps, notebooks and any other materials as
directed to the Content Supervisor after the enumeration exercise;
·        
Undertaking any other duties as may
be assigned by the CSO.
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Must be a Kenyan Citizen, eighteen
(18) years and above;
·        
Must be a resident of the enumeration
area or neighbouring enumeration area they will be assigned to work in;
·        
Be conversant with the local
language/dialect;
·        
Must be Computer literate or be able
to use smart phones;
·        
Must have at least form four (4)
level of education with a minimum of KCSE grade of C (plain) or its equivalent
qualification;
·        
Must be available for at least
uninterruptible period of sixteen (16) days from 15th to 31st August, 2019.
Content Supervisors (27,000 Posts)
Ref:
KNBS/KPHC/CS/2/2019
No. of Posts: 27, 000 (To be distributed in all counties)
Terms of Employment: Fixed Term Contract for a period of 23 days
Gross Remuneration: Ksh.2, 500 per day- Total Kshs.57, 500 (Taxable)
Reporting
to the County Statistics Officer (CSO), the job holder will be responsible for
the census activities before, during and after enumeration exercise.
·        
Training all the enumerators under
their supervision;
·        
Ensuring that all materials and
equipment required (mobile devices and accessories) for training for the
Enumerators and enumeration areas under their supervision area are in place;
·        
Assigning enumeration areas to the
Enumerators under their supervision;
·        
Liaising with the Village Elder,
Assistant Chief or Chief to identify all the special population groups, i.e. in
institutions, hotels/lodges, travelers, out-door sleepers, among others in the
supervision area;
·        
Undertaking census enumeration in the
resampled households
·        
Keeping a register of Enumerators who
are assigned to work under them;
·        
Ensuring that everybody in the
supervision area has been enumerated;
·        
Submitting all the
equipment/questionnaires to the CSO;
·        
Any other duties as may be assigned
by the CSO.

·        
Must be a Kenyan Citizen, eighteen
(18) years and above;
·        
Must be residents of the location
where they will be assigned to work in;
·        
Be conversant with the local
language/dialect in the area they will be working;
·        
Must have at least a Diploma
Certificate in any field:
·        
Must possess good communication
skills and demonstrate ability to work in teams;
·        
Must have leadership skills
·        
Must be available for an
uninterruptible period of at least twenty-three (23) days from 12th August to
2nd September, 2019.
ICT Supervisors (2,700 Posts)
Ref:
KNBS/KPHC/ICTS/1/2019
No. of Posts: 2, 700 (To be distributed in all counties)
Terms of Employment: Fixed term contract for a period of 30 days
Gross Remuneration: Ksh.3, 000 per day- Total Kshs.90, 000 (Taxable)
Kenya
National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) is a State Corporation established under
the Statistics Act (2006). It is the Principal Government Agency responsible
for the collection, compilation, analysis, publication and dissemination of
official statistical information and its custody.
It
also oversees the coordination, supervision and development of programmes
within the National Statistical System.
The
Government of Kenya through KNBS will be conducting the 2019 Kenya Population
and Housing Census in August, 2019 and wishes to invite applications from
qualified individuals to fill the following Temporary Position:
Reporting
to the County Statistics Officer (CSO), the job holder will be responsible for
undertaking census activities before, during and after enumeration exercise.
·        
Training Content Supervisors and ensuring
that Enumerators are adequately trained;
·        
Working with the Content Supervisors
to ensure that the census enumeration starts at the agreed time in the assigned
supervision areas;
·        
Carrying extra census
equipment/materials to be given to the Content Supervisors in case of
emergencies;
·        
Providing technical support on ICT
issues to Content Supervisors and Enumerators in their area of supervision;
·        
Any other duties as may be assigned
by the CSO.
·        
Must be a Kenyan Citizen, eighteen
(18) years and above;
·        
Must be a resident of the Sub-county
where they will be assigned to work;
·        
Must have at least a Diploma
certificate in Information Communication Technology or any other relevant
qualification related to Information Technology (IT) from a recognised Institution;
·        
Must have good communication skills;
·        
Must have good leadership skills
·        
Must be available for an
uninterruptible period of at least twenty-three (23) days from 12th August to
2nd September, 2019.
All
applicants are required to write a cover letter addressed to relevant “County
Statistics Officer” indicating clearly the position being applied for (stating
the reference number) and details of ID Number, Academic qualification, County,
Sub-County, Division, Location, Sub-Location, and Village/Estate of residence.
Attach
copies of National Identity card, Academic certificates and other relevant
certificates. Each of the applicants must have either an active
Bank
Account or a Telephone Number registered in his/her name through which payment
will be made at the end of the exercise. (Taxation in accordance with
prevailing tax regulations shall apply in every payment).
For
all cadres of personnel, applications should be submitted by 
24th June 2019 in the following offices;
1.  ICT Supervisors: To be submitted to the respective County
Statistics Offices;
2.  Content Supervisors: To be submitted to the Chiefs’
office;
3.  Enumerators: To be submitted to the Assistant Chiefs’
office.
All
applicants upon submission of applications should register their details on the
Applicant’s Summary Form and on the Register and are advised to take note of
the serial number for any future reference.
Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Interviews for all the positions will
be conducted from 5th to 14th July 2019.

NOTE:
There is no online submission of the applications and no payments should be
made when applying for any of the census positions.

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