Plaster Technician Jobs at Kirinyaga County (5 Positions)


Plaster Technician Kenyan Job At Kirinyaga County

Pursuant to the constitution of Kenya 2010 (Articles 185(2) (186 (1) and 187 (2) on distribution of functions between the National Government and the County Government’s Act No.17 of 2012:- The County Government of Kirinyaga invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions:

Plaster Technicians – 5 Posts
Job Ref: KCPSB/PT/02/08/02/2016
Job Group: G
Terms of Service: Permanent and Pensionable

Plaster Technician Job Responsibilities In Kenya

  • Work with the Orthopedic Surgeon and other health staff to provide caste to patients with bone & joint problems.;
  • Fit and apply pre-operative braces, crutches and other soft goods;
  • Help prepare and apply casts and orthopedic appliances; and removing sutures, casts and splints;
  • Assist with orthopedic procedures, including wound care, aspirations, minor surgical procedures and fracture reductions;
  • Give patients instructions concerning cast care and the use of orthopedic appliances;
  • Prepare or set up traction as requested by the physician and can assess patients in traction, detect deficiencies in the equipment and make adjustments as needed;
  • In addition, clean and stock the cast and soft goods room, order special supplies or equipment, and coordinate collection of patient data

Requirements For Plaster Technician Jobs In Kenya

For appointment to this position, a candidate must:

  • Be a Kenyan citizen;
  • Be a holder of a certificate in Orthopedic Plaster & Traction Technology from a recognized training institution;
  • Experience in the health sector will be an added advantage;
  • Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to the values and principles outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution;
  • Must have good inter-personal and communication skills;
  • Must be conversant with computer applications;
  • Must be able to work under minimal supervision.


How to Apply

All applications should be sent by post quoting the job reference number on the subject of the application and on the envelop. A photocopy of National ID card and PIN certificate should be Attached. Applications can also be hand delivered to the County Governor’s office Kirinyaga, at the County Public Service Board Office (Room No.18) on or before 14th March 2016 Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original National Identity Cards and Testimonials during the interview. The Successful candidate will be required to produce: Clearance Certificate from CID, HELB, KRA, EACC, and CRB The Kirinyaga County Government is an equal opportunity employer. Women, Persons with Disabilities and other disadvantaged persons who meet the specified requirements are encouraged to apply. The Salary and benefits attached to the post may be subject to review as would be advised by Salaries and Remuneration Commission. Secretary Kirinyaga County Public Service Board P.O Box 260 – 10304 KUTUS