2 Mortician II Jobs in Kenya

The County Government of Tana River pursuant to Section 59(1) (a), (b) and 66 of the County Government Act 2012 as read together with Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions

V/NO. 031/2023: MORTICIAN II      J/G ‘C’ (2 POSTS)


  • Picking bodies from wards;
  • Admission of bodies to mortuary;
  • Recording and documenting data;
  • Identifying medico-legal cases;
  • Preparing bodies for burial including embalming;
  • Body reconstruction;
  • Body cleaning and dressing;
  • Beautification-shaving, cosmetic/make-ups and plaiting;
  • Assisting pathologist in Autopsy/post-mortems;
  • Cleaning of mortuary and equipment and instruments used in the mortuary;
  • Assisting relatives in the identification of unknown bodies;
  • Any other duties assigned by the supervisor.


For appointment to this grade, an officer must have: –

  • KCSE Mean grade D plain or any other equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution
  • Certificate in Mortician Course lasting not less than six (6) months from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in computer application skills;

How to Apply

Qualified and interested applicants should visit our portal: www.jobs.tanarivercpsb.go.ke for online job application and submission. Applicants should also upload their applications with updated CV, a copy of National Identity Card, copies of academic and professional certificates, names and contacts of three (3) referees, and other relevant testimonials to:

The Board Secretary / C.E.O. Tana River County Public Service Board

P.O. Box 181 – 70101 HOLA

 Applications should be received on or before 28th April, 2023 at 12:00am.

All applicants MUST comply with the requirements of Chapter six (6) of the Constitution

i.e. be in possession of valid clearance certificates from HELB, KRA, EACC, DCI (Certificate of Good Conduct) & Credit Reference Bureau (CRB).

Kindly note that only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

Tana River County Public Service Board is a credible government institution and therefore all its recruitments are devoid of any payments. You are hereby advised not to entertain fraudsters purporting to be employees of the Board promising to assist you have your appointment letter processed at a fee.

 The County Government of Tana River is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Women, the Marginalized and Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged to apply.