The Kenya Defence Forces’ recruitment drive is FREE TO ALL eligible candidates. Members of the public are warned against engaging in malpractices with a view to ‘influence’ the recruitment process and are encouraged to report any suspicious activities or characters to the nearest Police Station or Military Camp or call the following Hotline numbers:0726419709/0120300599.
Bribery and other acts of corruption are against the law and any one suspected of being culpable of such, will be arrested and prosecuted in a court of law. KDF recruitment is absolutely FREE TO ALL.
The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) is pleased to announce to the public that the recruitment of General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets (Regular), General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets (Graduate degree holders), Specialist Officers, General Duty Recruits, Tradesmen/women and Defence Forces Constables, is scheduled to take place in the month of November 2021.
The prospective candidates willing to join the Kenya Defence Forces MUST meet the following conditions and academic qualifications:
Be a Kenyan citizen.
Be in possession of a valid Kenyan National Identity Card (ID). Additionally; four (4) copies of National Identity Card and PIN Certificate will be required.
Be within the following age brackets:
Between 18 and 26 years for GSO Cadets and General Duty Recruits.
Not above 30 years of age for Specialist Officers and Tradesmen/women with Certificate/Government Trade Test.
Not above 39 years of age for Chaplains/Imams and Medical Consultants.
Be physically and medically fit in accordance with the KDF standards.
Have no criminal record.
Men 60m (5ft 3in).
Women 52m (5ft).
Men 54.55 Kg (120 lb)..
Women 50.00 Kg (110 lb)..
Body Mass Index (BMI) MUST be below 30.
Female candidates must NOT be pregnant at the time of recruitment and during the entire duration of training.
How to Apply
Interested candidates for Specialist Officers and Tradesmen/women are advised to apply by logging in
CLICK TO APPLY
Have the following documents ready for the portal:
A COPY OF YOUR ID CARD , BACK AND FRONT (PDF OR JPEG)
YOUR KCSE CERTIFICATE (PDF)
YOUR MASTERS,DEGREE , DIPLOMA , PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATES (PDF)
YOUR UPDATED CURRICULUM VITAE (CV)/RESUME (PDF)
The applications MUST be submitted not later than 14 November 2021. Shortlisted candidates will be notified through the print media between 21st to 27th November 2021.