Animal Health Officer Job, Current Agricultural Kenya Jobs 2022, 

Mandera County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions in the various County Department as per the constitution of Kenya 2010 and County Government Act No 17 of 2012.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK AND IRRIGATION

ANIMAL HEALTH OFFICERS, JG ‘K’ THREE (3) POSTS

 REF MCPSB /MOL/2022

 Terms of service–Permanent and Pensionable

Responsibilities

  • Provide Animal health extension services such as disease surveillance, treatment and vaccinations;
  • Perform veterinary field extension services that include farm visits, barazas and field days;
  • Maintain mature and professional team work with his / her team;
  • Advice on good veterinary practices;
  • Undertake meat inspection of animals slaughtered for human consumption;
  • Participate in staff meetings and workshops related to veterinary services, food security and livelihoods as directed by the Sub-County Veterinary Officer or County Director of Veterinary Service;
  • Do periodic veterinary activity report to Sub-County Veterinary Officer;
  • Any other duty assigned by Sub-County Veterinary Officer or the County Director of Veterinary Service;
  • enforcing slaughterhouse hygiene, meat transport regulations and inspection of retail outlets of foods of animal origin.

Qualifications

  • Kenyan Citizen;
  • Bachelor Degree in Animal health and production from a recognized institute;
  • Be registered by Kenya Veterinary Board (K.V.B.) or be a member of a relevant professional association;
  • Knowledge in riding a motorbike and having a valid license will be an added advantage;
  • Reliable, mature, with a positive attitude, excellent communication skills and work as a team member;
  • Ready to work for long hours including weekends and holidays;
  • Computer literate;
  • Two years’ experience relevant to the position
  • Satisfy the requirement of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 on leadership and integrity.

How to Apply

Interested applicant should fill in Mandera County employment application form and attach copies of Certificates, Testimonials and Identity card. The Form can be downloaded from Mandera County Website www.mandera.go.ke or obtained from Mandera County Public Service Board office.

No online application will be accepted. Mandera County Public Service Board is an equal opportunity employer and corruption free entity.

Incomplete application form will not be accepted and giving false information in the application form will lead to automatic disqualification. The Board will not accept any other form of application except Mandera County Government employments application form.

Applications should reach the County Public Service Board on or before 18th March, 2022 at 4.00pm.

Application should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the left side the position applied for and vacancy number and;

Addressed to:

The Secretary,

Mandera County Public Service Board,

P.O. Box 356-70300, Mandera

 

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