Kwale County Government Director Veterinary Services Job

Kwale County Government Director Veterinary Services Job

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Duties and Responsibilities

An Officer at this level will be answerable to the Chief Officer and will be deployed at the Head Quatres.
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail:-

  • preparing project proposal for resource mobilization in animal health;
  • preparing and implementing work plans and budgets;
  • preparing technical reports and managing animal health information and dissemination to stakeholders;
  • planning and coordinating implementation of projects and programmes in Animal Health and Welfare;
  • participating in the formulation and review of animal health policies, strategies, and laws;
  • coordinating management of Veterinary Farms, quarantine stations, and sentinel herds;
  • planning monitoring and evaluation of Animal Health programs.


For appointment to this grade, an officer must: –

  • Have served in the grade of Senior Assistant Director of Animal Health in the public service or a comparable and relevant position for a minimum period of three (3) years.
  • Have a Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: – Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, Animal Health Management; Animal Production, Animal Production and Health Management, Environmental Health Sciences, Livestock Economics, or Health Extension from a recognized institution;
  • Master’s degree in any of the following disciplines is an added advantage; Animal Production, Animal Breeding, Animal Nutrition and Feed Sciences, Environmental Science, Veterinary Public Health, Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics, Poultry. Science, Apiary Science, Aquatic Science, or Wildlife. Health and Management from a recognized institution;
  • Registered by the Kenya Veterinary Board;
  • Have a certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution

How To Apply

Note: – 1. All applications should be submitted on or before Thursday 9th November 2023 by 4:30 Pm in a sealed envelope marked on the left 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 of the following documents:-

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

 All applicants submitting their applications through hand delivery should be on face masks and adhere to health protocols like keeping social distance and washing their hands.
Women and People Living with Disabilities are encouraged to apply