Animal Health Officer III Job in Kenya

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Animal Health Officer III Job in Kenya

Animal Health Officer III

(a) Duties and Responsibilities
This will be the entry and training grade for this cadre. An officer at this level will work under the guidance of a more experienced officer. ‘Duties and responsibilities will entail: participating in animal health field demonstrations and agricultural shows; participating in sample collection and dispatch; inspecting livestock stock routes; and collecting data and writing technical reports; demonstrating and training on milking techniques and external parasite’ control techniques such as dipping, spraying and dusting; carrying out vaccination, closed castration, dehorning, ear tagging, branding, deworming, disbudding, docking, debeaking and hoof trimming;carrying out
simple treatment of animals; participating in disease search and reporting; keeping records on animal breeding, animal health, milk production,dipping data; and maintaining dairy units.

(b) Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade an officer must:
(i) Have a Diploma in any of the following disciplines. Animal Health, Animal Health and Production, Environmental Health, Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Diagnosis, Poultry Science, Veterinary Public Health and Meat Technology or Animal Husbandry from a recognized institution;
(ii) Be registered by the Kenya Veterinary Board;
(iii) Have a certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution; and
(iv) Have shown ability and demonstrated merit in work performance and results.

How to Apply

All applications should be submitted on or before 30TH December 2022 by 4:30Pm in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the left hand side the category (position) which they fall and addressed to:-
The Board Secretary
Kwale County Public Service Board
P.O BOX 4 -80403

Posted or hand delivered at the Kwale County Public Service Board Offices next to Kwale District Hospital and opposite Baraza Park – Kwale Town.

Applicants must attach copies the following documents: –

  • National Identity Card
  • Academic and professional certificates
  • Leaving certificates and other testimonials 

All applicants MUST fill an online self-declaration form from Ethic and Anti-Corruption Commission using this link . In case of any clarification, you can contact or Tel No. 0724267330.

Women and People with disability are encouraged to apply

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