Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) Vacancies 2023

Deadline: 23rd February 2023 at 17:00 HRS, EAT

Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) Vacancies 2023

The Kenya Bureau of standards (KEBS) is a statutory organization of the Government of Kenya established by the Standards Act, Cap 496 of the laws of Kenya in July 1974.

The mandate of KEBS is to provide Standardization, Metrology and Conformity Assessment services through Promotion of standardization in commerce and industry, Provision of testing and calibration facilities, Control of the use of standardization marks, undertaking educational work in standardization, Facilitation of the implementation and practical application of standards, Maintenance and dissemination of the International System of Units (SI) of measurements.

KEBS seeks innovative and result oriented individuals to fill the following vacancies:

1. Principal Office Administrator (1 Post)

2. Legal Officer (1 Post)

3. Supply Chain Officers (4 Posts)

4. Accountants (2 Posts)

5. Internal Auditors (2 Posts)

6. Security Officers (2 Posts)

7. Administration Officer (1 Post)

8. Quality Assurance Officers (14 Posts)

9. Inspection Officers (14 Posts)

10. Market Surveillance Officers (23 Posts)

11. Laboratory Analysts (14 Posts)

12. Standards Officers (10 Posts)

13. Metrology Officers (2 Posts)

14. Certification Officers (3 Posts)

15. Assistant Technicians, Testing Laboratory (10 Posts) 16. Assistant Technicians, Metrology (2 Posts)

17. Assistant Customer Care Officers (3 Posts)


Please visit the careers page on the KEBS website: for a detailed job profile/description and instructions on how to apply.

Interested and qualified candidates applications should be submitted either SOFTCOPY to [email protected] or HARDCOPY sent by post or hand delivered to KEBS HQ office addressed to the address below, indicating VACANCY NAME on the envelope on or before 23rd February 2023 at 17:00 HRS, EAT enclosing/attach Cover letter, a detailed CV with full details on education background, professional qualifications and relevant experience together with copies of Testimonials, Academic Certificates and National Identification Card.

The Managing Director, Kenya Bureau of Standards
Popo Road, Off Mombasa Road, P.O. Box 54974-00200 NAIROBI.


i. KEBS DOES NOT charge any fee in the recruitment process.

ii. Persons with disability and female candidates are encouraged to apply.

iii. Academic Qualifications of external origin MUST be accompanied by a recognition and equation certificate from the relevant body in Kenya.

iv. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

v. All degree applicants for engineering-related qualifications must be Registered as Graduate Engineers.

Verify the authenticity of KEBS quality marks by use of the KEBS Official Mobile App or sending a text to 20023; SM#Permit Number/ ISM#UCR Number / DM#Permit Number

KEBS implements an Anti-bribery Management Policy accessible through KEBS Website