Veterinary Officer

Mkambo Farms (Chisamba)

Mkambo Farms Limited, located in Chisamba is looking to employ an experienced and motivated Veterinary Officer who will report to the Dairy Farm Manager.

Responsibilities include,

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


Education and Work Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science, Dairy Science, or related field (preferred)
  • 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.

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