Location: Machakos Description: Nurse (Critical Care) at Machakos County Public Service Board in Machakos – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies
The Public Service Board of Machakos County wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions as per the Constitution of Kenya 2010 Chapter 11 Section 235 and the County Government Act 2012 Sections 45, 50 and 51.
NURSE ( CRITICAL CARE ) (20) POSTS – REF : MKS /CPSB/2014/10
Department of Health and Emergency
Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensuring patient care, including medications, orders and treatment.
Assisting the physicians in performing special procedures.
Monitoring closely cardiac and physical status of patients under the direction and guidance of the Head Nurse.
Assisting in emergency nursing procedures necessary for prompt control of changes in patient(s) physical conditions.
Ability to perform the techniques of cardiopulmonary resuscitation, accurately and effectively.
Keeping abreast of changing techniques in critical care nursing and maintaining high level of expertise.
Maintaining accurate medical records.
Recognizing complications in the intensive care patients and operating technological equipment.
Ensuring economic use of equipment and supplies.
Counseling patients and family and refer as appropriate / plan and participate in the rehabilitation process.
Any other duties assigned.
Requirements for appointment:
Must be a Registered Nurse and Registered mid-wife / registered Community Health Nurse.
Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing is an added advantage.
Minimum two (2) years in intensive care nursing.
Proficiency in computer applications.
Good Communication and Interpersonal skills.
Registered Intensive Care Nurse.
Well oriented on hospital structures and operations.
Nursing process and professional Ethics.
Salary and Remuneration
Salary Scale: Ksh 35,910 – 45,880 pm
House Allowance: Ksh 20,000 pm
Other Allowances: Ksh 6,000 pm
Terms of Service: Permanent
How to apply:
Applications should be filled on official form ( MCPSB 1/2014) accessible from Machakos County Website www.machakosgovernment.com/jobs and submitted in a sealed envelope indicating the positions applied for and addressed to:
MACHAKOS COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD ,
P.O. BOX 603- 90100
OR can also be hand delivered to the Machakos County Government Headquarters, Machakos Town or send electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org
Only Short listed Candidates are required to bring the following clearance certificates:
Higher Education Loans Board ( HELB )
Kenya Revenue Authority ( KRA )
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission ( EACC )
Criminal Investigation Department ( CID )
Satisfy the requirements of Chapter (6) Six of the Constitution.
Demonstrate understanding and commitment to the values and principles as outlined in Articles (10) and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya.
Application should reach the Secretary County Public Service Board on or before 11th April 2014.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Machakos County Government is an equal opportunity employer Women, Persons with Disabilities and other disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply.
EMPLOYEES WORKING IN THE COUNTY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY .
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