Applications are hereby invited from suitable qualified candidates for the underlisted positions for employment in the Rivers State Civil Service.


  1. General Duty Doctors/Medical Officers
  2. Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  3. Pediatricians
  4. Internal Medicine Physicians
  5. General Surgeon/Consultants
  6. Radiologists/Radiographers/Dental Radiography Assistants
  7. Nursing Officers/ENT Trained Nurses
  8. Pharmacists/Pharmacy Technicians/Pharmacy Assistants
  9. Laboratory Scientists/Laboratory Technicians/Laboratory Assistants
  10. Radiographers/Imaging Scientists/Dental Radiography Assistants
  11. Health Records Technologists/Health Records Technicians
  12. Resident Doctors/Consultants (Paediatric Ophthalmologist, Neuro Ophthalmologist, Oculo Plastic Surgeon, General Ophthalmologist).
  13. Optometrists/Opticians/Low Vision Therapist/Ophthalmic Nurses/Orthopist
  14. Clinical Audiologist/Technicians/Speech Therapists.
  15. Dental Surgeons/Dental Consultants/Dental Nurses/Laboratory Technicians/Laboratory Assistant.
  16. Scientific Officers
  17. Community Health Officers
  18. Environmental Health Officers


  1. State Counsel
  2. Engineers
  3. Architects
  4. Lands Officers
  5. Surveyors
  6. Quantity Surveyors
  7. Technical Officers
  8. Auditors
  9. Information Officers
  10. Accountants
  11. Inspector of Taxes
  12. Education Officers
  13. Planning Officers
  14. Agricultural Engineers
  15. Fisheries Officers
  16. Town Planning Officers
  17. Tourism Officers
  18. Curators
  19. Labour Officers
  20. Youth Development Officers
  21. Commercial Officers
  22. Assistant Education Officers
  23. Agricultural Officer
  24. Livestock Officers
  25. Geologist
  26. Forest Officers
  27. Social Welfares Officers
  28. Veterinary Officers
  29. Veterinary Laboratory Assistant
  30. Administrative Officers
  31. Procurement Officers
  32. Assistant Procurement Officers
  33. Programme Analyst
  34. Librarian
  35. Confidential Secretaries
  36. Executive Officers
  37. Clerical Officers
  38. Artisan/Craftsman
  39. Drivers
  40. Messengers
  41. Security Guards
  42. Cleaners/Gardeners

N/B: Applicants for these positions should submit their applications to the Ministries, Departments & Agencies (MDAs) of their choice.


Salaries would be based on the approved Consolidated Medical Salary Structure (CONMESS), Consolidated Health Salary Structure (CONHESS) and Consolidated Public Salary Structure (CONPSS) as applicable in the Rivers State Civil Service.


Applicants are required to submit hand written applications and details of Curriculum Vitae and Photocopies of the following:

  1. First School Leaving Certificate
  2. West African School Certificate or Equivalent
  3. University Degree and other Professional Certificates/Evidence of current Professional License, if applicable
  4. National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Discharge or Exemption Certificate
  5. Local Government Identification
  6. Birth Certificate or Affidavit of Age Declaration

Applicants should be within the ages of 18 and 50 years

Applications should be addressed to:

The Permanent Secretary,

Rivers State Civil Service Commission,

State Secretariat Complex,

Port Harcourt

To reach him not later than two (2) weeks from the date of this publication.

Dated this 6th day of November, 2020

All Covid-19 Protocols should be duly observed.