Recruitment for Cadets officers 2018 KDF

An opportunity is now open for GSO cadets and Specialist officers at The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) in a recruitment which is scheduled to take  place between August and October 2018.

The Deadline for applications will be on 26th August 2018.

General Qualifications

Interested candidates for General Service Officers ( GSO) and Specialist officers must have the following qualifications.

  • Be physically and medically fit as KDF specifications
  • Be a Kenyan citizen with no dual citizenship
  • Be of age between 18 years to 26 years for Cadets Officers and not above 30 years for Specialist officers
  • Have no Criminal record
  • Be of minimum 1.6 m( 5ft 3 in) height for men and 1.52 m (5ft) for women
  • Be of minimum 54.55kg(120lb) weight for men and 50 kg(110 lb) for women 
  • Female candidates must NOT be pregnant at the time of recruitment and the entire training period
  • GSO cadets must hold a minimum of B(plain) in KCSE with C+in English and Maths.
  • Specialist Officers must have a minimum of an undergraduate degree in the field applied for from a recognized institution and be registered with a statutory body where applicable.
  • Specialist officers must have a minimum of 2 year work experience.
The Specialist Officers are as follows
  • Education officers
  • Lawyers
  • Quantity surveyors
  • GIS programmers
  • Forensic Investigators
  • Statisticians
  • Architects
  • Applied Mathematicians
  • Medical Officers
  • Nurses
  • Dentists
  • Textile Engineers
  • Procurement officers
  • Instrumentation & control Engineers
  • Medical Laboratory Engineers
  • Clinical/Counseling psychologists
  • Aeronautical Engineers

How to apply

Write a hand written application letter and attach all relevant documents including CV and National ID.
Send the application in a sealed envelope clearly addressed to:

The Assistant Chief of the Defence Forces
( Personnel and Logistics)
Ministry of Defence
Defence Headquarters
Ulinzi House
P.O Box 40668 - 00100
Nairobi .

N/B Shortlisted candidates will be notified through the print media between 17th September and 23rd September 2018.

The exercise is corruption free


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