KDF Next Recruitment 2022/2023 Dates & Other Details

This notice is about the recruitment of General Service Officer Cadets and Specialist Officers in the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF).

 

All those candidates who want to apply for KDF Vacancy want to know when Kenya Defense Force’s next recruitment will start.

 

Regarding this advertisement has been issued for the recruitment of General Service Officer Cadets and Specialist Officers in the Kenya Defense Forces.

 

In which the KDF has announced the recruitment of General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets and Specialist Officers for the general public that is going to start in August, September, and October 2022.

 

KDF Next Recruitment 2022

 

Anyone who submits fake/false documents to get a job in Kenya Defense Force will be arrested and prosecuted if found involved. Not only this, you may have to bear the risk of imprisonment. No one can influence the recruitment process. Report any suspicious activity/thugs to the nearest police station or military camp. KDF Recruitment is absolutely free for all.

 

Interested prospective candidates must fulfill the following conditions and education qualifications to join the Kenya Defense Forces:

 

Normal Circumstances But Still Must Take A Look And Read This

 

  • Be a Kenyan citizen.
  • Valid Kenyan national identity card.
  • Age Limit – Must be between 18 to 26 years for GSO Cadets, not more than 30 years for Specialist Officers, and not more than 39 years for Pastor/ Imam.
  • Be physically and medically fit as per KDF standards.
  • Must not have any criminal record.
  • Minimum Height / Weight
    Men Height: 1.60m (5ft 3in).
    Men Weight: 54.55 Kg (120 lb).
    Women Height: 1.52m (5ft)
    Women Weight: 50.00 Kg (110 lb).
  • No pregnant woman can apply for KDF Recruitment nor female candidates should not become pregnant during the entire period of training.

 

Minimum Education Qualification for KDF Next Recruitment 2022

 

General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets

Must have a minimum average grade of B (plain) in KCSE with at least C+ (plus) in English, Maths, and one science subject. The initial training period for this category will cover three (3) continuous years which upon successful completion will lead to a BSc in Military Science and Security Studies.

 

Specialist Officer

Must have a minimum average grade of B (plain) in KCSE with at least C+ (plus) in English, Maths, and one science subject. Must be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University/Institute and registered with a statutory body where applicable. The initial training period for specialist officers shall not be less than three months.

 

VACANT POST

 

Medical Officer

Must be holders of at least a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery and registered with the Board of Medical Practitioners and Dentists (MPDB).

 

Pharmacists

Must be a holder of at least a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy and registered with Pharmacy and Poison Board (PPB).

 

Nurse

Must be a holder of at least a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and registered with the Nursing Council of Kenya (NCK).

 

Dentists

Must be a holder of at least a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Surgery and registered with the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board (MPDB).

 

Veterinary Officer

Must be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Medicine and registered with Kenya Veterinary Board (KVB).

 

Counseling Psychologist

Must hold at least a bachelor’s degree in counseling psychology.

 

Clinical Psychologist

Must be a holder of a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology.

 

Biomedical Engineer

Must have a minimum bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering.

 

Physical Therapist

Must be a holder of at least a Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy and registered with the Physiotherapy Council of Kenya.

 

Radiographer

Must have at least a Bachelor of Science degree in Radiography.

 

Applied Mathematics

Must possess at least a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics.

 

Information Technology Officer

Must possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Information Technology / Software Engineering / Systems Analyst with at least two (2) years of work experience in Information Technology. Those holding certification in Cyber Security/Ethical Hacking/Security Analysis are encouraged to apply.

 

Telecommunications Engineer

Must be a holder of at least a Bachelor of Science degree in Telecommunication Engineering from a recognized University and registered with Engineers Registration Board (ERB).

 

Engineers

Must be a holder of at least Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Civil or Mechatronics) and registered with Engineers Registration Board (ERB).

 

Architects

Must be a holder of at least a Bachelor in Architecture degree and registered with the Registration Board of Architects and Quantity Surveyors (BORAQS).

 

Journalists

Must possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication in Print Media, Broadcast Media, or Public Relations with at least two (2) years of work experience as a Journalist.

 

Meteorologist

Must have a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology.

 

Chaplains/Imams

Must possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in Theology/Islamic Studies from recognized institutions. The Protestant Church and the Roman Catholic clergy must be appointed and recommended ministers by the Archbishop and the Episcopal Conference, respectively. Imams should be recommended by the main curry.

 

Education Officer

Bachelor’s degree with at least two (2) years of work experience with at least two (2) years of work experience in Education (Mathematics & Physics), Bachelor of Education (Arts), Bachelor of Science / Arts degree, and Post Graduate Diploma in Education and Must be registered with Teachers Service Commission (TSC).

 

Textile/Garment Technologist

Must be a holder of at least a Bachelor of Technology degree in Textile Engineering and registered with Engineers Registration Board (ERB).

 

Lawyers

Must be holder of at least a Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree from a recognized University, Advocate of High Court of Kenya, and A current and valid practice certificate with at least two (2) years of work experience. Experience in litigation would be an added advantage.

 

Instrumentation and Control

Must possess at least a Bachelor of Science degree in Instrumentation and Control from a recognized University.

 

Music Director

Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Music.

 

Physical Training Officer

Must be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree in Sports Science and Physical Education.

 

Forensic Investigator (Cyber Security)

Must possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in Forensic Science / Computer Forensic Science.

 

Investigating Officer

Must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Criminology and Security Studies.

 

Actuarial Officer

Must be a holder of a Bachelor of Science degree in Actuarial Science.

 

Accounting Officer

Must be a holder of a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (Finance & Accounts).

 

Geospatial Information Systems Programmer

Must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Geo-Science Engineering and Geospatial Information Systems (GIS).

 

Method of Application

Clear photocopies of relevant educational certificates and current National Identity Card (ID) should be attached with the application and addressed to:

 

Assistant Chief of Defense Forces

(Personnel & Logistics)

Ministry of Defence

Defense Headquarters

Ulinzi House

P.O. box 40668

Nairobi – 00100

 

Application to reach the address on or before the last date. Candidates who will be shortlisted for GSO Cadets and Specialist Officers will be informed through print media.

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