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  • Posted: Jan 23, 2023
    Deadline: Jan 31, 2023
  • Laikipia County is one of the 14 counties within the Rift Valley region and one of the 47 counties in the Republic of Kenya.
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    Senior Animal Health Assistant

    Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: -

    Enforcing slaughterhouse hygiene and meat transport regulations; training farmers on livestock records keeping; keeping records on animal breeding, animal health, milk production, dipping data, slaughter house daily kill, meat condemnation and movement permits; maintaining dairy units; rearing experimental animals; and participating in animal health field demonstrations and agricultural shows; demonstrating on milking techniques and external parasite control techniques such as dipping, spraying and dusting; carrying out vaccination, closed castration, dehorning, deworming, disbudding, docking, debeaking and hoof trimming; carrying out simple treatment of animals; participating in disease search and reporting; and undertaking artificial insemination, meat inspection and grading.

    Requirements for Appointments;

    For appointment to this grade an officer must have:

    • Served in the grade of Animal Health Assistant I for a minimum period of three(3) years;  
    • Certificate lasting not less than two (2) years in any of the following disciplines: - Animal Health, Environmental Health, Animal Health and Production from a recognized institution;
    • Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution; and
    • Shown ability and demonstrated merit in work performance and results

    Method of Application

    Applications complete with a detailed resume, a copy of the National Identity card, copies of academic and professional certificates and other testimonials should be emailed to:


    • To be considered, your application must be received on or before 30th January 2023.
    • Application and all other attachments should be sent as ONE PDF document of not more than 5 MBs.
    • ONLY Shortlisted candidates will be contacted and will be required to present their original academic and Professional documents during the interview.
    • Laikipia County Public Service Board only contacts through the number indicated above and does not charge any fee at any of the recruitment stages.
    • Any form of Canvasing will lead to automatic disqualification.
    • Laikipia County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Persons with disability, marginalized and minorities are encouraged to apply

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