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Medical Jobs at Kisumu County (86 Positions)

Kisumu County is located in Nyanza and constitutes 7 constituencies (Kisumu East, Kisumu West, Kisumu Central,Seme, Nyando, Muhoroni and Nyakach). Medical Jobs at Kisumu County

Registered Nurse III (74 Posts)

Ref: KSM/CPSB/1/05/2023

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assessing, planning, implementing nursing interventio ns and evaluating patients outcomesl
  • Diagnosing common health conditionsl
  • Providing appropriatehealthcare service includinglntegrated Management of Childhood Illnesses (IlrtCi,IntegratedManagement of Adolescents and Adulthood illnesses (IMAD, immunization and reproductive health,
  • Providinghealth education and counseling to patients/ clients and community on identified health needs ;
  • Implementing recommendations from research findings for improvement of carel
  • ReferrinS patients and clients appropriatelyl
  • Facllitating patients’ admission and initiating discharge plans Maintaining records on patients/clients health condition and carcl
  • EnsurinS atidy and safe clinical environmentl
  • Planning, implementing interventions and preparing periodic reportsl
  • Identifyrng occupational health needs;
  • Makingrecommendations;
  • Conducting cLinical teaching and assessing nursing students


  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Kenya Registered Community Health
  • Nursing, Kenya Registered Nursing, Kenya Registered Miclwifery,,Kenya Registered
  • Nursing/Midwifery or Kenya Registered NursinglMeftalHealth and Psychiatry from a recognrzed institution
  • Registration Certificate issued by the Nursing Council of Kenya
  • Yalid practicing license from the Nursing Council of Kenya
  • Certificate in computer applicationskills from a recognized institution
  • Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to the values and principles outlined in Articles 70 and 232 of the Constitution.

Functional Skil1s, Behavioral Competencies/Attributes:

  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Interpersonal
  • Organrzational
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Problem solving
  • Integrity
  • Teamplayer

Registered Nurse – Anaesthetist

Ref: KSM/CPSB/2/05/2023

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Pre-Anesthetic Prcparatron andEvaTuation of patients
  • Provide intra-operative care to include: Obtarnrng,preparing and using standard equipment, monitors, supplies and drugs used for the administratron of anesthesia and sedation techniques, performing and ordering safety checks as rcquired.
  • Administer general anesthesia and regional anesthesia
  • Provide post Anesthesra Care to patients
  • Giving expert opinion on management of patients


  • Be a holder of a Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing, Kenya Registered Nursing, Kenya Registered Midwiferyfrom a recognrzed institution;
  • Be aholder of a Higher Diploma in Anesthesia from a recognized rnstitution
  • Possess a Registration Certificate from the Nursing Council of Kenya
  • Possess a valid practicing nurse anesthetist license from the Nursing Council of Kenya
  • Have knowledge of operating Theatre (o.T) procedures, standards and equipment.

Registered Clinical Officer III

Ref: KSM/CPSB/3/05/2023

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Facility in charge at dispensary or at health center
  • Taking history, examining, diagnosing and treating patients’ conlmon allments at an outpatient or inpatient health facility
  • Implementing commutrity health care activities in liaison with other health workers
  • GuidinS and counseling patients, clients and staff on health issues
  • Sensitizingpatrents and clients on preventive and promotive health
  • CarLry out minor surgical procedures as per training and skill
  • Coliecting and compiiing chnical data
  • Referring patients and clients to appropriatehealth facilitiesAnd providing supervisory role at the dispensary and health center.


  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery or Clinical Medicine and Community Health from a recognized institution
  • Certificate of Registration by the Clinical Officers Council
  • Certificate in Computer Application Skills from a recognized institution; and
  • Shown merit and abllity as reflected in work performance and results.
  • Yalidpracticinglicense from the clinical officers council

Registered Clinical Officer – Anaesthetist


Duties and Responsibilities

  • History taking, examining, diagnosis, educationandtreatingpatient’s common ailments
  • at an outpatient or inpatienthealth facllity.
  • Guiding and Counselling patients, clients and staff onhealth issues.
  • Carrying out surgical procedures in theatres.
  • Sensitizingpatients and clients on preventive and promotive health.
  • Assessing, preparing and presenting medico -leSalreports.
  • Ensuring compliance with the set standard operating procedures.
  • Training, guiding and monitoring students on internship.

Qualification and Experience

  1. His/her Diploma in Anesthesia or its equivalent fuom a recognized institution.
  2. Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery or Clinical Medicine and Community Health
  3. Proven experience of not less than three (3) years as a Registered Clinical Officer.
  4. Certificate of registration from the Clinical Officers Council.
  5. Annual retention certiftcate.
  6. CertificateinComputet applications.

Medical Laboratory Technologist

Ref: KSM/CPSB/5/05/2023

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Collect blood samples from patients.
  • Practice proper patientidentification, especially when working on hospital floors.
  • label vials with patient names and dates.
  • Decipher the best methodfor drawrngblood depending on the specific patient.
  • Centiifuge blood samples, dependingon if this is allowed in the state you are working in.
  • ebility to work with alarge number of patients varying in age andhealth status.
  • Run quality control for all machines and reagents before tests are done to ensure validity and correctness of results.
  • Ensure confidentiality of all patients’ results at all times;
  • Demonstrate underctanding of and commitment to the valires and principles outlined in


  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Diploma inLaboratory Sciences from recognized institution
  • Registration and Licensed by the professionalbody
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to analyze and evaluate data crrtically.
  • Ability to prepare andkeep budgets.
  • Computerliterate.

Radiographer – 3

Ref: KSM/CPSB/6/05/2023

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Providing Radiogr aphiaservices to the patients
  • Preparation of chemicals (where applicable) andprocessing X-ray Films
  • Verifying and maintainingPatients information
  • Ordering and maintaining records of Radiographic andPhotographic supplies
  • Keeping Equipment andX-ray Machines clean


  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography from a recognrzedinstitution
  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results
  • Successful completion of 3 months intensive internship
  • Certiftcate in computer application skills
  • Demonstrateunderstanding of and commitment to the values andpfinciples outlined in
  • Articles 70 and 232 of the Constitution.

Nutrition and Dietetics Technologist III

Ref: KSM/CPSB/7/05/2023

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Implementingrmonitoring and reviewing nutrition intervention programs;
  • Supervising administration of therapeutic diets;
  • Preparing monthly reports for the station orhealth facility
  • Providingeducationandcreating nutrition awareness intraining institutionsl
  • Conducting nutriti on and dietetics situational analysis in schools and feeding programs
  • Implementing appropiate nutritional interventions where necessary
  • Providing nutrition consultancy support inpatientmanagementinhealth care facilities
  • Supervising provision of parental and entetal nutrition
  • Coaching andmentoring of staff in lower levels
  • Receive andmake reports about the nutrition services within the county/subcountY/facllttY l
  • Visiting differenthealth facilities and community to assess nutrition service delivery within them
  • Attend healthrnanagement committee meetings and advise the facility accordingly


  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Diploma in Community Nutrition, Clinical Nutrition or Nutrition and Dietetics from a recognized institution ”
  • Certific ate in computer application skills from a recognized institution
  • Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to the values andprinciples outlined in
  • Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution.

Theatre Technician

KSM/CPSB/8/5/ 2023

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare the patient before and after surgely by washing and dtsinfe ctrng the arca for surgery.
  • Prepate necessary equipment and instr-uments prior procedure/su13ery.
  • Assists in bringing the patient to the operutrng room.
  • Attends to the needs of the patient while inside the operating room.
  • Assist surgeon during the procedure
  • Assist nursing staff in keeping patients safe during the procedure by assisting nurses with the applicalion of restraints and following the recommended protocol-
  • Provides assistance to the surgical team and coordinates very closely with the doctors, nurses and laboratory staff.
  • Clean and disinfecf the operating room area after each procedure /Surgery.
  • Maintain compliance with all institutional policies and proceclLLres.
  • Any other duty as may be assigned by the in-charge”


  • Kenya Certiftcate of Secondary Education, Mean Grade D (plain )
  • Certificate in Theatre Technology
  • Keen on detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and keen on detail
  • Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to the values and principles outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution.

Mortuary Attendant

Ref: KSM/CPSB/9/5/2023

Duties and responsibilifies

  • Prepare bodies, specimens for human organs and morgue room to assistpathologists
  • Place bodies in the compartment tray of the refrigerator or an autopsy table, using a portable hoist and stretcher.
  • Lays out surgical instruments and laboratory supplies for postmortem examinations
  • Washes tables, storage trays and instruments, sharpens knives and replaces soiled linens;
  • Records identifying information for morgue files”
  • Release body to authorized person;
  • Closes postmortem incisions using surgical needle and cord:
  • Fill a cranium with plaster
  • Prepare specimens and stain siides;
  • Any other duty that may be assigned by the supervisor.


  • Be a Kenyan Citizen
  • Have a minimum qualification of KCSE or KCPE or equivalent
  • Certificate in Embalming from a recognized institution or experience in hospital mortuary will be an added advantage;
  • Must be mature and able to handle clients effectively;
  • Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to the values and pfinciples outlined in Article 70 and 232 of the constitution
  • Have good interpersonal and communrcation skills.
  • Have the abillty to work under minimal supervisionl
  • Have the capacity to work under pressure
  • Have the ability to manage thebereaved effectively
  • Have the abili\y to ensure safety and security of the morSue at alltimes.

Community Health Assistant III

Ref: KSM/CPSB/10/5/2023

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Visiting homes tdeterminehealth situations and dialogue with household members
  • Identifying and sensitizing communities on health interventions
  • Identifyrng common ailments and minor injuries at community level
  • Collectinghealth data at household level for analysis “
  • Distribution of information education communicationmaterials, mosquitnets and other commodities thouseholds
  • Identifying defaulters of health interventions and other health cases and referrirrg them thealth facilities
  • Maintaining and updating health data usinghealth registers


  • Be a Kenyan cltizen
  • Certificate in any of the following disciplines: Community Health, Psychology,
  • Counselling, Social Work or Community Development from a recognized institution.
  • Certificate in Computer Applications Skills from a recognized institution
  • Demonstrateunderstanding of and commitment tthe values andprinciples outlined in
  • Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution.

Assistant Community Health Officer III

KSM/CPSB/ 11/ 05/ 2023

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Identifying common ailments andminorinjuries atcommunitylevel for appropriate action
  • Identif),rng and referring health cases to the appropriatehealth facilities
  • Coordinating community health activities
  • Collatinghealth data from household level for analysis
  • VisitinS homes to determinehealth situations andholdingdiaTogue with household
  • Sensitizing and disseminatinghealth information to the community
  • Identifying defaulters of health interventions and referring them to appropriatehealth facilities
  • Convenlng meetings and action days in collaboration with community health committees and other stakeholders
  • Managrng community health resource centers
  • Requisitioning refills for the community health workers kits


  • Be aKenyan citizen
  • Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Community Health Nursing, Community Health, Community oral health, psychology, nutrition, environmentalHealth,
  • Counseling, social work, community development or health promotion and education from a rccognrzed institution and
  • Certificate in computer apphcations skills from a recognrzed institution
  • Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to the values and principles outlined in Articles 70 and 232 of the Constitution

Method of Application

The candid.ate should apply by downloading and filling application for employment form available on our website: or flll and submit together with copies of academic and professional certificates in pdf. format as a continuous document to on or Before 2nd june 2023 5.OOp.m. Please indicate the vacancy,reference number and the position applied for on the employment form. NOTE: No manual applications will be accepted

For those with foreign Degrees should have them authenticated by Commission for Higher Education (CHE). In addition, during the interview, they will be requiied to submit their academic certificates authenticated by Issuing Instifutions to the Boatd. : Chapter 6 requirements will only be required from successful candidates upon offer of job and not at the application stage.

Any forrn of canvassing will lead to automatlc disqualification.’ .

  • The Kisumu County public Service Board is an Equal Opportunity Employer, the minority,marginalized groups and personi with Disabilities who meet the minimum requirements are encoutaged to apply.
  • The Board does not charge any fee for interviews and prrccessing of applications’
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Interested and qualified? Go to Kisumu County on to apply

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