Overall farm management and achieving agreed targets.
Implementing all Livestock policies and programs through
coordination of farm operations and timely and accurate reporting to the
Coordinating disease control and management including animal
Coordinating the farm’s breeding activities for improved milk
and calf production.
Implementing pasture and fodder establishment, management,
harvesting, and conservation plans within the target time frame.
Implementing an on-farm ration and feeding regime for
profitable and sustainable milk and calf production.
Preparing and implementing farm plans and budgets for farm
operations within the stipulated timelines.
Preparing, keeping, and sharing weekly, monthly, quarterly,
and annual farm reports.
Effective and efficient use and maintenance of farm
machinery, implements, and structures.
Mentoring, coaching, supervising, and appraising all farm
Representing KDDC in Stakeholder Workshops and Meetings in
the Area of work.
Qualification and Key
Be a Kenyan citizen.
Be a holder of at least a Diploma in Animal Production and
Health, a Diploma in Agriculture and animal health, or any other related
field from a recognized institution with two years’ experience.
A certificate in Artificial Insemination will be an added
Certificate in Computer Literacy.
Have good communication skills.
A motorcycle riding license will be an added advantage.
Be able to work under pressure with minimum supervision and
meet required deadlines
Be ready to stay on the farm
How To Apply
Application letter with a
detailed Curriculum Vitae(CV), copies of academic and professional certificates
and other testimonials, copies of Identity Card(ID), KRA Tax Compliance
Certificate, KRA PIN Certificate, Certificate of good conduct, Ethics & Anticorruption
Commission, daytime telephone and 2 referees, addressed to the Chief Executive Officer – KDDC
and hand-delivered to the Office Administrator at the Sahajanand building along
Closing date is on 19th January, 2024 (Friday) at