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Senior Veterinary Officer, Virology

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal & Fisheries

This is a Full-time position in Uganda posted December 23, 2021.

Senior Veterinary Officer, Virology Jobs in Ministry of Agriculture, Animal & Fisheries Uganda vacancies in Uganda at Ministry of Agriculture, Animal & Fish

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Public Officers serving in
Ministries/Departments/Agencies and Local Governments to fill Vacant Posts.
Applications should be filled ON-LINE not later than Wednesday 30 th
September, 2020 . The link to the e- recruitment system can be accessed at
https://vacancies.psc.go.ug/ors.

Applicants are advised to: –

a Apply ON-LINE .

b Scan and submit relevant documents ‘O’ Level, ‘A’ Level, Degree and
Professional Documents, copies of letters of appointment, confirmation and
promotion on-line.

c Each attachment must not exceed a limit of 1MB and only portable documents
format PDF is allowed.

d Print an Extract of PS Form 3 2008 and obtain recommendation from the
Responsible Officer. Scan the recommendation together with the rest of the
documents and submit online.

Application Process

i Visit the website https://vacancies.psc.go.ug ../../../ /ors.

ii Click on “register as a new user” to create your account and complete
your profile starting with the Bio data moving downwards.

iii If you already have an account simply sign in and update your profile.

iv Click a Job from the list of advertised jobs in the menu.

v View the Job Details and Click “Apply now”.

vi Review your application and SUBMIT .

NB. You can only apply for one post.

Please Note: –

a Only applications on-line will be considered.

b Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Unsuccessful applicants
will be notified through their e-mail addresses.

c Shortlisted candidates shall be required to bring along with them their
original certificates, transcripts, letters of employment and a National
Identity Card during the Oral Interviews.

d Short listed Applicants should ensure that their Staff Performance
Appraisal forms for the last three 3 Financial Years are submitted to the
Commission before the date for Oral Interviews.

e In case of any inquiry, contact Tel. No. 0414254271 or 0414342279
or e-mail [email protected] mailto:[email protected]

Applicants should have the following Core Competencies:

‣ Public Sector Management, Results Orientation, Ethics and Integrity,
Interpersonal, Communication and Computer Skills, Ability to Adapt to Multi
Cultural Settings, Innovation, Concern for Quality, Standards and Technical
Competence, Ability to Coach Subordinates and Report Writing Skills.

‣ Strategic Thinking, Negotiation Skills, Team Building, Conflict
Management, Policy Development, Change Management, Research and Project
Management Skills.

Ministry/Department

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal & Fisheries
Post

SENIOR VETERINARY OFFICER, VIROLOGY
Scale

U3
Terms of Employment

Vacancies

1
Reference

HRM 46/70/01
Minimum Age

25
Maximum Age

Minimum Qualification

Applicants should be Ugandans in possession of an Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Veterinary Medicine from a recognized University/Institution plus a minimum of Post Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Medicine from a recognized University/Institution
Working Experience

Applicants should have three 3 years relevant working experience at the level of Veterinary Officer in Government or from a reputable organization.
Duties
The incumbent will be responsible to the Principal Veterinary Officer for
performing the following duties:-

‣ Initiating national plans and strategies for laboratory investigations and
interventions as related to virology;

‣ Undertaking laboratory capacity building and also undertaking backstopping
activities in virology;

‣ Setting up the required technical competence of the virology laboratory
and scaling out to other laboratories in the regions, Districts and quarantine
facilities;

‣ Undertaking quality assurance and biosecurity activities and ensuring that
Standard Operating Procedures and practices are in place in the virology
laboratory;

‣ Undertaking hands on the bench virology laboratory investigations;

‣ Conducting regular virology laboratory calibration, standardization and
proficiency testing schemes;

‣ Maintaining proper inventory and projections for the virology section
requirements including preparations of specifications;

‣ Establishing and maintaining virology laboratory facilities and
infrastructure in good order and right use;

‣ Supervising and receiving diagnostic reports from Technicians;

‣ Preparing reports on Diagnostics and submitting to relevant authorities;

‣ Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

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