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Assistant Veterinary Officer

at Ibanda District Local Government
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted May 14, 2019
Category Accounting & Finance
Currency UGX


Job Title : Assistant Veterinary Officer
Salary Scale : U5
Reports to : Veterinary Officer
Job Purpose
To increase animal production and productivity.
Key outputs
i. Livestock, other domestic animals and poultry treated and vaccinated;
ii. Farmers trained on modern animal husbandry methods and animal nutrition;
iii. Increased number of animal products registered;
iv. Data on livestock and poultry collected and documented; and
v. Quarantine enforced.
Key Functions
i. Treating and Vaccinating livestock, other domestic animals and poultry;
ii. Training farmers on modern animal husbandry methods and animal nutrition;
iii. Carrying out meat inspection;
iv. Collecting and documenting data on livestock and poultry; and
v. Establishing and enforcing Quarantine.


Project management;
Animal management;
Ethics and integrity;
Communicating effectively ; and
Time management.

Experience Requirements

Not needed

Education Requirements

A Diploma in Animal Health, Animal Husbandry, Dairy Husbandry or Ranch Management from a recognised Institution