Animal Health Assistant

Job Group CPSB 12 (36 Posts)

Basic Salary Scale: Ksh. 21,500 x 1,000 – 22,500 x 1,030 – 23,530 x 1,050 – 24,580 x 1,070 – 25,650 x 1,080 – 26,730 x 1,110 – 27,840 x 1,130 – 28,970 p.m.

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:-

  • Carrying out simple treatment of animals;
  • Participating in disease search and reporting;
  • Demonstrating on milking techniques and external parasite control techniques such as dipping, spraying and dusting;
  • Carrying out vaccination;
  • Undertaking 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;

Terms of Service: Permanent and pensionable

How to Apply

All applicants should click on the Job Offers option on the County Website and fill the application form.

N/B: No hard copy applications will be received.

All applications should reach this office on or before 29th May 2020 at 5.00 p.m.

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.


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