Veterinary Officer – 2 Posts at Vihiga County Government

Vihiga County Government

Full Time
Vihiga
Posted 7 months ago

Veterinary Officer – 2 Posts

Job Type: Full Time
Qualification: BA/BSc/HND
Experience:
Location: Vihiga
Job Field: Agriculture / Agro-Allied

Requirements for Appointment:

  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVM) Degree from a recognized institution.
  • Registration and retention by the Kenya Veterinary Board.
  • Certificate in computer applications.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Undertake disease control activities, including disease search, vaccination, and enforcement of livestock movement regulations.
  2. Participate in the training of stakeholders in vector control programs.
  3. Provide advice on good veterinary practices.
  4. Collect data and prepare reports on animal health, products, and markets.
  5. Offer advice on animal breeding and welfare.
  6. Conduct postmortem examinations and other diagnostic tests.
  7. Supervise and coordinate all private veterinary service providers in the sub-county, including clinicians, inseminators, agrovets, and livestock spraying groups.
  8. Perform any other duties as assigned by the County Director of Veterinary Services.

Salary Scale: The salary, allowances, and other benefits attached to this position will be as determined by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission.

Method of Application: Applicants should download the Employment Application Form from the official County Website, complete it, and submit it to the undersigned on or before Friday, 23rd January 2024, at 5 pm.

THE SECRETARY/CEO
COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD
P.O. BOX 880-50300
MARAGOLI
QUEENS ARCADE BUILDING MBALE TOWN
ALONG KISUMU KAKAMEGA ROAD

Note: Do not attach your ID card, academic, professional, or any other documents to the application form.

The County Government of Vihiga is an equal opportunity employer, encouraging People Living with Disabilities, Youth, and Women to apply. The County Public Service Board does not charge any recruitment fee; our services are absolutely free. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.

Candidates with certificates from foreign institutions must have them validated.

Job Features

Job CategoryAgriculture / Agro-Allied

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