The Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board (KNEB) is a State Corporation established under the State Corporations Act (Cap 446) Legal Notice No. 131 of 16th November 2012, charged with the responsibility of implementing Kenya’s Nuclear Power Programme in line with the Government’s Vision 2030 development blue print.

The core mandate of the organization is to promote and expedite development of nuclear power for electricity generation in Kenya by developing policies, strategies and legislations, undertaking public education and awareness, identification of suitable sites for the construction of nuclear power plants and development of human resource capacity.

The mission of the organization is to promote safe and secure application of nuclear technology for sustainable electricity generation and distribution in Kenya. 

To achieve this mandate, the Board of Directors of the Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board seeks to recruit dynamic and competent persons in the following positions:

  • Director, Nuclear Energy Infrastructure Development (Job Ref No. KNEB/HR/DTA)/1/2018)
  • Director, Strategy and Planning (Job Ref No. KNEB/HRA/DSP/2/2018)
  •  Company Secretary (Job Ref No. KNEB/HRA/CS/03/2018)

Candidates who meet the above requirements should submit their applications so as to reach the address shown below (clearly stating the reference in the letter and on the envelope) on or before 17th September, 2018 by 5.00pm East African Time. Applicants  to  include  CVs  with  details  of  day-time  contacts,  current  and  expected salary,  notice  period  required  to  take  up  appointment,  names  and  contacts  of  three referees. Applicants must also attach copies of all Certificates/ Testimonials, and copy of National ID/Passport and Bio Data Form (attached below).

Applications to be sent by post or delivered to:

The Chief Executive Officer,

Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board,

Kawi House Block C, 4th Floor, off Red Cross Road,

P.O. Box 26374-00100,

Nairobi, Kenya

Or emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Click below to download the detailed job descriptions and bio data form 


Kneb Job Adverts September 2018 (pdf)

 Job Bio Data Form (Word doc)

Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board is an Equal opportunity Employer committed to diversity. Persons living with disability (PWD) who have the required qualifications and skills are encouraged to apply. Applications without the relevant qualifications, copies of documents/ details as sought will not be considered. Any form of canvassing should lead to automatic disqualification.

Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.