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Livestock Production Officer Job, Current Agricultural Jobs In Kenya, County Government Jobs In Kenya October,

The County Government of Vihiga is seeking to recruit highly transformative and dynamic self-driven individuals with a highly degree of integrity, result oriented, demonstrable professionalism, competence and impeccable capability to fill the following positions within its staff establishment.

Livestock Production Officer Job Group K (2 Posts)

 Duties and Responsibilities

  • Providing technical advice in animal production, Livestock Marketing, Range Management, Apiculture and ranching;
  • Promoting economic Livestock Farming;
  • Participating in organizing extension activities which include field days, Agricultural shows, Field demonstrations, Farmer field schools and farm
  • Participating in collaborative research activities;
  • Disseminating Livestock Production technologies such as construction of Livestock housing and structures, Milk production, Pasture and Fodder production and conservation, Farm Planning, Gross Margin analysis, On-Farm feed formulation;
  • Implementing livestock production programmes/projects in areas such as dairy cattle farming, beef cattle, sheep, goats, pigs, poultry, rabbits, camels, donkeys breeding programmes, fodder production and conservation, value addition to livestock products, apiculture, emerging livestock and other animal husbandry interventions
  • Capturing Maintaining and storing livestock data

Qualifications

  • Degree in Animal Science, Animal Production, Animal Husbandry, Agriculture, Food Science and technology, Dairy Science and Technology, Agribusiness, Farm Management, Apiculture, Range Management or Natural Resource Management from a recognized institution
  • Certificate in Computer applications from a recognized institution (added advantage)
  • At least one (1) year experience in a comparable and relevant position

How to Apply

 Interested and qualified candidates should submit their application with copies of their National Identity/passport, Academic & Professional certificates and current Chapter Six compliance certificates to the undersigned on or before 26th day of October 2020

SECRETARY/CEO VIHIGA COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD P.O BOX 880-50300

MARAGOLI