Uasin Gishu County Jobs
Uasin Gishu County Jobs opportunities for all qualified personnel and those who would wish to work with Uasin Gishu County government. Jobs in Uasin Gishu County are posted on the county website.
Uasin Gishu County Jobs – Advertised Posts
The Uasin Gishu County Government employs its staff through Uasin Gishu County Public Service Board. To enhance transparency and accountability, vacancies shall be posted on this Online System to allow you to apply for any position you qualify and gives you the opportunity to track every stage of processing up to Appointment. Uasin Gishu County has adopted use of modern tools to tap talent and innovative workers to help achieve its strategic focus of being a knowledge-based County.
Uasin Gishu County Jobs – Shortlisted Candidates
Uasin Gishu County through its Public Service Board shall ensure all shortlisting, appointments and any information on status of all applicants is posted online on this platform. This platform shall ensure persons who applied for any advertised post keep monitoring status without having to come or travel to County Offices.
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More About Uasin Gishu County Jobs
Situated in the mid west of Kenya’s Rift Valley, some 330km North West of Nairobi, Uasin Gishu is a cosmopolitan county, covering an area of 3345.2 square kilometres.
Uasin Gishu County borders Kericho county to the south, Nandi to the south west, Bungoma to the west, and Trans Nzoia to the north. Other counties sharing borders with Uasin Gishu are Elgeyo Marakwet to the east and Baringo to the South East.
The county is named after the Ilwuasinkishu Maasai clan who initially used the area for grazing.
Uasin Gishu County Government
Uasin Gishu County has three main regions namely Eldoret North, Eldoret South and Eldoret East, which are further subdivided into six constituencies – Soy, Turbo, Kapseret, Kesses Ainabkoi and Moiben.
People of Uasin Gishu County
Uasin Gishu County is home to 894,179 people as per the 2009 National Statistics, representing 50% male and 50% female. It is largely a cosmopolitan region, with the Nandi people of indigenous Kalenjin communities having the highest settlement.
Apart from Kalenjin sub tribes, other communities with notable presence in the county especially in urban settlements include Luhya, Kikuyu, Luo, Kamba, Kisii among others. Although traditionally pastoralists, modern Kalenjin communities are mainly large scale wheat and maize farmers earning the county a name for being Kenya’s bread basket. Dairy farming is also done in large scale in most parts of the county. Various food and horticultural crops also do well in the highly arable land.
Kalenjin ethnic groups are renowned for exceptional performance in sporting activities, especially athletics. Uasin Gishu is referred to as a county of champions and long distance marathon super-stars owing to their prowess in international athletic sports performances. Other communities living in the county are entrepreneurs, mainly operating businesses in urban centers.
Uasin Gishu County Jobs Contacts
P.O. Box 40 – 30100, ELDORET
Phone: 053-2016000 / 020-32603