STATE DEPARTMENT OF PETROLEUM
SENIOR PRINCIPAL SUPERINTENDING GEOLOGIST – THREE (3) POSTS –
Basic Salary Scale: Ksh. 109,089 – Ksh.144,928 p.m. (Job Group ‘R’)
For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:
(i) served for a cumulative period of fifteen (15) years, three (3) of which should have been in the grade of Chief Superintending Geologist, Job Group ‘P’ and above or in a comparable and relevant position in the Public Service
(ii) a Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Petroleum Engineering, Petroleum Engineering Technology, Petroleum Geophysics, Petroleum Geochemistry, Petroleum Geoscience, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Economics, Geology, Physics, Chemistry or equivalent and relevant qualification from a university recognized in Kenya;
(iii) a Master’s degree in any of the following fields: – Petroleum Engineering, Petroleum Geophysics, Petroleum Geochemistry, Petroleum Geoscience, Petroleum Economics or equivalent and relevant qualification from a university recognized in Kenya;
(iv) Certificate in petroleum related course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
(v) attended a strategic leadership course from a recognized institution;
(vi) demonstrated outstanding professional competence and managerial ability as reflected in work performance and results
Duties and responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities at this level will include:
(i) coordinating the implementation of policies, strategies and programs in the oil and gas sector;
(ii) coordinating the design and development of petroleum programs, systems, standards and regulations in the oil and gas sector;
(iii) coordinating development and updating of the national petroleum master plan;
(iv) developing terms and modalities for negotiation of petroleum projects and programs that require external funding;
(v) evaluating the impact of cash flow analysis, risk assessment and economic modeling on petroleum projects;
(vi) evaluating and making recommendations on reports on reserve estimation of oil and gas reserves;
(vii) monitoring and evaluating field development studies in the oil and gas sector;
(viii) verifying and reporting on petroleum production rates; and
(ix) coordinating oil and gas research programmes.
How to Apply for Public Service Commission Jobs 2017 (PSC) Jobs in kenya
(i) online through the Commission website www.publicservice.go.ke or job portal www.psckjobs.go.ke
(ii) by completing ONE PSC 2 (Revised 2016) application form. The form may be downloaded from the Commission’s websites.
Completed applications should be sent or delivered to:
PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
P.O. BOX 30095 – 00100
(i) Candidates should NOT attach any documents to the application form. ALL the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the form. It is an offence to include incorrect information in the application. Details of academic and professional certificates not obtained by closure of the advert should not be included.
(ii) Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
(iii) Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
(iv) The Public Service Commission is committed to implementing the provisions of the Constitution – Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenyans diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons with disabilities. THEREFORE, PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, THE MARGINALIZED AND THE MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
(v) Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews. It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates.
(vi) Serving officers shall be required to produce the original letter of appointment to their current substantive post during the interview.
Applications should reach the Commission on or before 15th June, 2017.