Rivers State Civil Service Application Has Started – Positions Available

Rivers State Civil Service RSCS application has stated, see available positions in all categories for manual / offline submission 2020. The 5000 recruitment for Rivers State Civil Service Commission has finally started but the application is not online, applicants are to submit  their applications manually at the RSCSC office at Rivers state secretariat.

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Is The RSCS Application Manual, Offline Or Online Submission?

The 2020 Rivers State Civil Service RSCS application has officially started on the 4th November, 2020 and the application is done manually, handwritten and not online.

Candidates are advise to take action immediately as the submission of application will only last for 2 weeks from the date of this publication.


Positions Available – 2020 Rivers State Civil Service Recruitment / Application

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

Category A – Jobs Vacancies

  1. General Duty Doctors/Medical Officers
  2. Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  3. Pediatricians
  4. Internal Medicine Physicians
  5. General Surgeon/Consu’tants
  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/lmaging Scientists/Dental Radiography Assistants
  11. Health Records Technologists/Health Records Technicians
  12. Resident Doctors/Consultants (Paediatric Ophthalmologist, Neuro Ophthalmologist, Oculo Plastic
  13. Surgeon, General Ophthalmologist).
  14. Optometrists/Opticians/Low Vision Therapist/Ophthalmic Nurses/Orthopist
  15. Clinical Audiologist/Technicians/Speech Therapists.
  16. Dental Surgeons/Dental Consultants/Dental Nurses/Laboratory Technicians/l_aboratory Assistant.
  17. Scientific Officer
  18. Community Officers
  19. Environmental Officers

Categories B – Job Vacancies

  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. Scientific Officers
  14. Community Health Officers
  15. Environmental Health Officers
  16. Planning Officers
  17. Agricultural Engineers
  18. Fisheries Officers
  19. Town Planning Officers
  20. Tourism Officers
  21. Curators
  22. Labour Officers
  23. Youth Development Officers
  24. Commercial Officers
  25. Assistant Education Officers
  26. Agricultural Officers
  27. Livestock Officers
  28. Geologist
  29. Forest Officers
  30. Social Welfare Officers
  31. Veterinary Officers
  32. Veterinary Laboratory Assistants
  33. Administrative Officers
  34. Procurement Officers
  35. Assistant Procurement Officers
  36. Programme Analysts
  37. Liberian
  38. Confidential Secretaries
  39. Executive Officers
  40. Clerical Officers
  41. Artisans / Craftsman
  42. Drivers
  43. Messengers
  44. Security Guards
  45. Cleaners / Gardeners



Method Of Application – Handwritten

Applicant are required to submit handwritten applications, detail of the curriculum vitae and the photocopies of the following credentials:

1. First school leaving certificate

2. West Africa school certificates or its equivalent

3. University degree and other professional certifications where necessary

4.  NYSC discharge certificate or exception letter

5. Local government of origin identification

6. Birth certificate or affidavit of age declaration

Age Limit For 2020 Rivers State Civil Service Recruitment

All applicants for 2020 Rivers State Civil Service Commission (RSCSC) recruitment must not be more than 50 years of age, hence 50 years is the age limit.


Where To Submit Application

All handwritten applications must be addressed to the office of the Rivers State Civil Service Commission below:

The Permanent Secretary,
Rivers State Civil Service Commission,
State Secretariat Complex,
Port Harcourt.


RSCS Application Closing Date

All application must reach the above address not later than two weeks from the date of this publication. Dated this 4th day of November, 2020. Hence the application will only last for 2 weeks.



All applicants will write CBT test as soon as the two weeks of the application submission ends. Do not pay money to any one for favoritism as selection will be strictly based on the applicants performance in the CBT aptitude test, and will be 100% free and fair.


It’s RSCS Job For Both Indigenes And Non Indigenes?

Several People have been asking us if  non indigenes  can apply for the 2020 Rivers State Civil Service Recruitment, the answer is yes; the recruitment is for both indigenes and non indegenes. We advise non indegene that are not from Rivers State to also apply as anybody can get the job if perform well in the CBT job aptitude test.


Procedures / Protocols In Submitting Application At The Rivers State Civil Service Commission Office – Secretariat


Candidates are hereby requested to adhere to the following guidelines:

1) Please adhere strictly to all Covid 19 protocols

2) No mask no entry into the hall.

3) Drop your Application into the bag bearing the post you are applying for

4) To avoid overcrowding, please leave the hall immediately after submission of your Application.

5) Applicants for the posts of Clerical Officer, Artisan/Craftsman, Divers, Massagers, Security Guards and Cleaners/Gardeners should address and submit their Applications to the Permanent Secretaries/Heads of Ministries, Departments or Agencies (MDAS) of their choice.

6) Do not apply for more than one post.

7) Please, ensure that all relevant documents including a recent passport size photograph are attached to your Application before submission

8) Do not deal with any person(s) other than the Officers assigned to direct you to the submission point.

9) If any person request for money from you, please report to any of the senior officers in the hall

10) Only Shortlisted candidates would be invited for interview.

11) Applicants will write CBT test after the application submission phase and the final selection will be based on the performance of the applicants in the aptitude test



Kikpoye Philip
Permanent Secretary,
Civil Service Commission,
Port Harcourt.

RSCS Exam Past Questions


A new timetable has just been released today for applicant to submit application according to their local government of origin. See the date you are suppose to submit here.

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