Medical Officers – 10 Positions at County Government of Kisumu – May 2024

Medical Officers – 10 Positions

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responds to all calls of duty by the intern doctor or nurse on duty whether emergency or otherwise as quickly as possible.
  • Physically review all patients and instruct, in writing, all recommendations
  • Assist the consultant in all wards, theatres and clinics
  • Filling relevant medical examination forms-P3, physical fitness, age assessment
  • Undertake certain specified emergency surgeries, minor or major, with the assistance of the intern doctor (s) or student(s)
  • Perform postmortems (PMs) and duly fill autopsy forms
  • Attend to court cases
  • Prepare and implement annual work plan based on department work plan
  • Conduct routine ward rounds alone or with consultants


  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Be a holder of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B; Ch.B.) from a recognized institution
  • One year of Internship in a government approved facility
  • Registered by the Medical Practitioners’ and Dentists Board
  • Demonstrate understanding and commitment to the values and principles outlined in Article 10 and 232 of the Constitution
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya

Functional Skills, Behavioral Competencies and Attributes

  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Interpersonal
  • Organizational
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Negotiation
  • Ability to build and lead cohesive teams
  • Probiem solving
  • Integrity
  • Team player
  • Knowledge transfer

Submit Your Application

Applications should be submitted through our online recruitment portal available on our website:, or , or through the link on or
before 17 May 2024 at 5.00p.m.

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 required to submit their academic certificates authenticated by Issuing Institutions to the Board.

Chapter 6 requirements will only be required from successful candidates upon offer of job and not at the application stage.


  • Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • The Kisumu County Public Service Board is an Equal Opportunity Employer, the minority, marginalized groups and Persons with Disabilities who meet the minimum requirements are encouraged to apply.
  • The Board does not charge any fee for interviews and processing of applications.
  • Only shortlisted cardidates will be contacted


P.O. BOX 7792-40100,


Go to our Homepage To Get Relevant Information.

Interested and qualified? Go to County Government of Kisumu on to apply