Forest Ranger at Kyenjojo District Local Government

Kyenjojo District Headquarters, Kyenjojo, Uganda
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Job Title : Forest Ranger
Salary Scale : U7
Reports To : Forestry Officer or Assistant Forestry Officer
Responsible For : Forest Guard

Job Purpose
To participate in ensuring sustainable exploitation of the forestry products in the District.

Key Outputs
i. Establishment and management of tree nursery beds at Sub-county levels supervised;
ii. Council leaders and farmers sensitized and advised on forestry and agro forestry methodologies;
iii. Forest Guards supervised and their performance appraised;
iv. Performance reports compiled and submitted; and
v. Revenue collection efforts from forest products supported.

Key Functions
i. Supervising the establishment and management of tree nursery beds at Sub-county levels;
ii. Sensitizing and advising the council leaders and farmers on forestry and agro forestry methodologies;
iii. Supervising and appraising the performance of Forest Guards;


Self control and Stress management;
Ethics and integrity; Assertiveness and self confidence; and Communication.

Education Requirements

The Uganda Certificate in Forestry from a recognized training institution

Applying Instructions

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the under mentioned vacant posts that exist in Kyenjojo District Local Government. Applications should be submitted in triplicate on Public Service Commission Form No. 3 (Revised 2008)  to: the

Secretary District Service Commission

P.O Box 1002,


Applications forms are obtainable from any office of the District Service Commission and must be filled in the applicants’ own handwriting; with three (3) current passport size photographs attached. Serving officers must route their applications through their Heads of Departments who should be informed of the closing date to avoid delay.

Applications should bear the title and reference number of the post applied for. Certified photocopies of academic certificates. transcripts, registration certificates, and annual practicing licenses or other supporting documents must accompany the application forms. All applicants should indicate day time phone contacts.

Those invited for interview must come with their original Certificates, National Identity Card and institutional Cards. Applicants who shall not hear from the District Service Commission on completion of the selection exercise should consider themselves unsuccessful.

For detailed information please refer to the Job Descriptions and Specifications for Local Governments on Public Service Commission website at  or  and all District Service Commission offices, Country wide. You can also check on Kyenjojo District Local Government Headquarter, Sub-County and Town Council Notice boards.

Western Region, Uganda, Kyenjojo


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