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  • Posted: Mar 20, 2023
    Deadline: Mar 24, 2023
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    The mandate of the Board is contained in section 59 of the County Government Acts 2012. These include establishing and abolishing offices in the County Public Service, appointing persons who hold and act in offices of the Public service among others. Achievements For the time the Board has been in office it has managed to put in place critical structures ...
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    Assistant Director, Veterinary Services - 2 Postions

    Requirements for Appointment

    • Be in possession of a Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVM) Degree from a recognized Institution;
    • Possess at least 3yrs experience in the grade of Chief Veterinary officer;
    • Be registered by Kenya Veterinary Board;
    • Have a certificate in Senior Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
    • Have a Master’s of Science Degree in any of the following disciplines;- Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Surgery, Animal Nutrition and Feed Sciences; Animal Genetics and breeding; Clinical studies, Veterinary Public Health, Livestock Production Systems; Poultry Science; Veterinary Anatomy; Reproductive Biology; Veterinary Pathology and Micro Biology; Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Diagnosis; Fish Science; Apiary Science; master of Public Health; Applied Veterinary Parasitology; Applied Microbiology; Comparative mammalian Physiology; Pharmacology and Toxicology; Wildlife Health and Management; Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics; Animal Production or Aquatic Sciences from a recognized institution; and
    • Have a Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Participating in carrying out impact assessment on animal diseases;
    • Undertaking forensic investigations and compiling appropriate reports;
    • Offering veterinary services at sub county level;
    • Undertaking disease control activities such as disease search, mapping, vaccination and enforcement of livestock movement, training stake holders on vector control programmes, animal health, breeding, welfare and good veterinary practices;
    • Analyzing data and preparing reports on animal health products and markets;
    • Undertaking post-mortem examinations and other diagnostic tests;
    • Interpreting laboratory results and making appropriate recommendations;
    • Inspecting grading and licensing plants processing animal products and transport carriers and containers; examining animals and issuing animal health certificates;
    • Participating in field efficiency trials for drugs, vaccines and acaricides;
    • Disseminating data or information on animal health, products and markets; and
    • Collaborating with stakeholders in providing veterinary services.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Nyamira County Public Service Board on to apply

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