Rivers State Civil Service Commission Recruitment 2021 | www.rivjobs.ng
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Rivers State Civil Service Commission Recruitment 2021 | www.rivjobs.ng

This is to inform the general public that the government of Rivers state is currently hiring applicants for their 2021 recruitment.

Before you apply for this opportunity please note that Rivers State Civil Service Commission Recruitment is free for all applicants. Please do not pay any money to anyone.

The Rivers State Civil Service Commission hereby invite applications from suitably qualified candidates for the under-listed positions below:


1.) General Duty Doctors / Medical Officer

2.) Obstetricians and Gynecologist

3.) Paediatrician

4.) Internal Medicine Physician

5.) General Surgeon / Consultant

6.) Radiologists / Radiographers / Dental Radiography Assistant

7.) Nursing Officer / ENT Trained Nurse

8.) Pharmacist / Pharmacy Technicians / Pharmacy Assistant

9.) Laboratory Scientists/Laboratory Technicians / Laboratory Assistants

10.) Radiographer / Imaging Scientist / Dental Radiography Assistant

11.) Health Records Technologist / Health Records Technician

12.) Resident Doctor / Consultant (Paediatric Ophthalmologist, Neuro Ophthalmologist, Oculo Plastic Surgeon, General Ophthalmologist).

13.) Optometrists Opticians / Low Vision Therapist / Ophthalmic Nurses / Orthopist

14.) Clinical Audiologist / Technician / Speech Therapist.)

15.) Dental Surgeon / Dental Consultant /  Dental Nurses / Laboratory Technician / Laboratory Assistant.

16.) Scientific Officer

17.) Community Health Officer

18.) Environmental Health Officer

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19.) State Counsel

20.) Engineer

21.) Architect

22.) Lands Officer

23.) Surveyor

24.) Quantity Surveyor

25.) Technical Officer

26.) Auditor

27.) Information Officer

28.) Accountant

29.) Inspector of Taxes

30.) Education Officer

31.) Planning Officer

32.) Agricultural Engineer

33.) Fisheries Officer

34.) Town Planning Officer

35.) Tourism Officer

36.) Curator

37.) Labour Officer

38.) Youth Development Officer

39.) Commercial Officer

40.) Assistant Education Officer

41.) Agricultural Officer

42.) Livestock Officer

43.) Geologist

44.) Forest Officer

45.) Social Welfare Officer

46.) Veterinary Officer

47.) Veterinary Laboratory Assistant

48.) Administrative Officer

49.) Procurement Officer

50.) Assistant Procurement Officer

51.) Programme Analyst

52.) Librarian

53.) Confidential Secretary

54.) Executive Officer

55.) Clerical Officer

56.) Artisan / Craftsman

57.) Driver

58.) Messenger

59.) Security Guard

60.) Cleaners / Gardener

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General Requirements

  • Candidates should possess relevant qualifications applicable to the position applied for
  • Applicants should be within the ages of 18 and 50 years.

What is the Rivers State Civil Service Commission Salary?

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

Method of Applying for Rivers State Civil Service Commission Recruitment

Interested and qualified candidates should submit handwritten Applications and Details of Curriculum Vitae and Photocopies of the following:

  • First School Leaving Certificate
  • West African School Certificate or Equivalent
  • University Degree and other Professional Certificates/Evidence of current Professional Licence, if applicable
  • National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Discharge or Exemption ¬£ertificate
  • Local Government Identification
  • Birth Certificate or Affidavit of Age Declaration

All Applications (except for positions in 55 to 60) should be addressed and sent to:
The Permanent Secretary,
Rivers State Civil Service Commission,
State Secretariat Complex,
Port Harcourt – Rivers

Candidates for the positions on 55 – 60 should submit their Applications to the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of their choice.


All interested applicants for the Rivers state government recruitment excercise are advised to log on to www.rivjobs.ng portal to apply for the various vacancies published by the Commission.

Applicants are advised to adhere to all instructions on the portal to avoid disqualification.

Further details can be found on the portal (www.rivjobs.ng)

Please note that:

  1. Applicants who have submitted hard copies to the Commission are also expected to apply online.
  2. All junior Applicants should also apply online.
  3. An application schedule for the various LGAs is on the portal and should be adhered to.
  4. Application closes on Friday 11th of December 2020
  5. Physical (In-person) application is hereby discontinued.

Application Deadline  

The application for this job will end on 11th December, 2020.

Based on the above observation, the Commission has therefore decided to stop manual or in-person collection of applications and will commence an online application forthwith starting 12 noon, Thursday 12th November through 11th of December 2020.