2 Planning Assistants Jobs in Kenya

Pursuant to the
provision of County Government Act , No. 17 of 2012 section 45, 59 (1) (b) the
West Pokot County Public Service Board wishes to consider applications from
highly qualified results-oriented and self-motivated Kenyan citizens for
appointments to the following positions:-

JG“H” (2 POST)


  • Be a Kenyan Citizen;
  • Diploma / Higher Diploma in any of the following areas: Cartography, Geo-informatics, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in Computer application skills from a recognized institution;
  • Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results


  • Develop, maintain and update GIS data; coordinate and update cadastral information;
  • Create maps, graphs and diagrams using GIS data into existing maps and plans;
  • Will be involved in planning exercises to develop base maps, maps and land use plans;
  • Gather, analyze and integrate spatial data for planning purposes;
  • Compile geographical data from a variety of sources including census, field observation & picking, satellite imagery, aerial photography and existing maps;
  • Prepare digital maps through digitization existing map records;
  • Operate and maintain GIS system hardware, software, plotter, printer and GPS;
  • Store and retrieve maps;
  • Undertake other such duties as may be required.

Terms of Service:

3 years Contract renewable
subject to

Salary as prescribed by

How to Apply

You can access the advertisement
details on our website
 www.westpokot.go.ke and submit online
applications through our email myjobs@westpokot.go.ke

All application should
be submitted on or before 
Thursday 27thMay, 2021 to

Ag. Secretary/CEO

West Pokot County Public
Service Board P.O Box 577 – 30600


  • The County Government of West Pokot is an equal opportunity employer. Youth, Women, person living with Disabilities, Marginalized and Minority Communities are encouraged to apply.
  • Canvasing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted


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