Livestock Production Officer

Nyeri County Public Service Board

Nyeri county is located in the former Central Province of Kenya about 153km North of Nairobi. It has a population of 759,164(based on the 2019 census) and has its headquarters in Nyeri town.

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Livestock Production Officer

Institution: Nyeri County

Location: Nyeri

Job Type: Full Time

Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry and training grade into the Livestock Production Officers’ cadre.

An officer at this level will be deployed at sub county or ward level and will work under the guidance and supervision of a senior Officer.

Duties and responsibilities will include

  • Providing technical advice in animal production, livestock marketing, range management, apiculture, and ranching and to promote economic livestock farming.
  • Assisting in organizing extension activities including field days, field demonstrations, farmer field schools and farm visits.
  • Performing any other duty that may be assigned by the supervisor.

Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must

Be a Kenyan Citizen

Have obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in any of the following disciplines: Animal Science/Animal Production, Agriculture, Agribusiness, Food Science and Technology, Agriculture and Home Economics, Range Management/ Natural Resource Management, Livestock/Agricultural Economics and Dairy Technology, Agricultural Education and Extension, Animal Health and Management from a recognized Institution in Kenya.

Method of Application

Duly filled Employment Form together with the required documents should be sent or hand delivered to:

THE SECRETARY,

COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD OFFICES

P.O BOX 90–10100,

NYERI

CELLPHONE: 0745342000

All applications (hand delivered or through post office) should be received on or before 20th January 2022 at 5.00pm

Download County Government of Nyeri Employment Form for all Vacancies.

Note:

Shortlisted candidates will be required to comply with Chapter Six of the Constitution during the interviews. They will be required to provide valid compliances which includes;

Good Conduct

Higher Education Loans Board

Tax Compliance

Ethics and Anti–Corruption

Credit Reference Bureau.

Interns who have served or are currently serving in the County Government of Nyeri and fulfils the requisite requirements for appointment are encouraged to apply.

Any communication from the County Public Service Board SHALL be through the above address and cellphone.

The County Public Service Board does not charge for any of the recruitment exercises, including shortlisting and appointment. Any request for payment or favor should be reported to the police or to the County Public Service Board. You can use our cellphone numbers: 0745342000 / 0733977003

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