Assistant Livestock Production Officer III

Wajir County Public Service Board

Job Summary

Pursuant to the Constitution of Kenya (2010) and the County Governments Act No. 17 of 2012, the County Government of Wajir invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the above vacant position.

  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description/Requirements

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK AND FISHERIES

WCPSB/004/2021: Assistant Livestock Production Officer III J/G H (5 POSTS)

Duties and responsibilities

i. Communicate to farmers livestock information and encourage farmers to adopt new, improved methods of livestock keeping
ii. Establish and organize field days, demonstration forums, workshops and training forums for farmers
iii. Liaising with stakeholders in training on specialized areas.
iv. Train famers, selected groups and community members on the various recommended livestock practices for improved livestock breeds
v. Act as a link between the farmers and Research Institutions and stakeholders on information exchange and technology development and transfer
vi. Facilitate and participate in undertakings of on-farm research
vii. Link farmers with sources of credit facilities
viii. Monitor livestock production activities in the extension unit
ix. Take part in the collection and documentation of data on livestock farmers

Requirements for appointment
i. Diploma in Animal Production, Livestock Production, Veterinary, Dairy Science, or any related field
ii. Registered by the Kenya Veterinary Board
iii. Experience in community based livestock programs
iv. Outstanding administrative capability and professional competence in managing livestock production services.
v. At least one (1) year work experience in a related field

How to apply:-
Applications shall include a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), Copies of academic and professional certificates, Testimonials, National Identification Card, Statutory clearance documents and other supporting documents to be sent in a sealed envelope clearly marked with the Position Title and Advert Number to:-
The Secretary/CEO
Wajir County Public Service Board
P O BOX 45 – 70200
WAJIR

OR
Hand delivered applications should be submitted at the County Public Service Board’s offices at Wajir County Headquarters. No online applications.
Applications should reach us on or before Wednesday, 29th September 2021. No online applications

Please note that:
• Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
• Wajir County is an equal opportunity employer
• Women, Youth and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

THE SECRETARY/CEO
WAJIR COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD

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