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Animal Health Assistant Job, Current Agricultural Jobs In Kenya

Pursuant to the Constitution of Kenya (2010) and the County Governments Act No. 17 of 2012, the County Government of Kakamega invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions:

Position: Animal Health Assistant II, Job Group CPSB 12 (6 Posts)

Terms of Service: Permanent and pensionable

Responsibilities

This is entry and training grade for certificate holders. An officer at this level will work under the guidance of a senior officer. Specific duties will entail:-

  • Carry out simple treatment of animals;
  • Participate in disease search and reporting;
  • Demonstrating on milking techniques and external parasite control techniques such as dipping, spraying and dusting;
  • Carry out vaccination;
  • Undertake closed castration, dehorning, de-worming, disbudding, docking, debeaking and hoof trimming; and
  • Any other lawful duties that may be assigned from time to time

Qualifications

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must:-

  • Be a Kenyan Citizen;
  • Have a Certificate lasting not less than two (2) years in any of the following disciplines: Animal Health or Animal Health and Production from a recognized institution;
  • Be registered by the Kenya Veterinary Board; and
  • Have a Certificate in Computer Applications from a recognized institution;

How to Apply

All applicants should click on the Job Offers Option on the County Website and fill the application form and submit online.

N/B: No hard copy or emailed applications to cpsb@kakamega.go.ke are allowed.

 All applications should reach this office on or before 13th August, 2020.

 PLEASE NOTE: Kakamega County Public Service Board does not charge ANY FEE at any stage of the recruitment and selection process. Our official communication channels are email address cpsb@kakamega.go.ke and phone number 0713852573 ONLY.

 SECRETARY/CEO, CPSB