Veterinary Officer at Mkambo Farms (Chisamba)

  • Contract
  • Zambia
  • 00 USD / Year
  • Salary: 00

Mkambo Farms (Chisamba)

REPORTING TO:  Farm Manager

JOB PURPOSE:

To provide medical care to animals by diagnosing and treating animals with injuries or diseases to nature them back to health in all our farms

MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIES

1. Conduct postmortem studies and analyses to determine the causes of animals ‘death

2. Establish and conduct quarantine and testing procedures that prevent the spread of diseases

3. To examine animals to detect and determine the nature of diseases.

4. Inoculate animals against various diseases such as distemper

5. Administer vaccines to prevent common diseases in animals

6. Perform surgery on animals, including spaying and neutering

7. Prescribe medication to treat health issues in animal

8. Provide emergency care to sick or injured animals

9. Advising on good veterinary practice.

10. Undertaking postmortem examinations and other diagnostics.

11. Document and maintain records, including diagnosis, treatment, and any other relevant information

KEY REQUIREMENTS   

Education and Work Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in veterinary medicines
  • Proven experience in dairy farm management.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of dairy nutrition, genetics, and reproductive management.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively.

To apply for this job email your details to Hr@tug-argan.com