Job Title: Assistant Livestock Agronomist

Reporting directly to: Livestock Specialist 

Department: Programme

Location: Albertine Region (Hoima, Buliisa and Kikuube Districts)  

Contract length: 12 months


Job Purpose:  To increase animal production and productivity related extension services to Project Affected Persons (PAPs) under Agriculture support services project in Buliisa, Hoima and Kikuube district.


Roles and Responsibilities 

  • Assisting Livestock Specialist in implementing the livestock enterprises component.
  • Treating and vaccinating livestock, other domestic animals and poultry;
  • Training farmers in modern animal husbandry methods and animal nutrition;
  • Collecting and documenting data on livestock enterprises
  • Providing livestock extension services to farmers
  • Any other duties assignment by agronomist -Head livestock

Education and Experience

  • A Diploma in Animal Health, Animal Husbandry, Dairy Husbandry or Ranch Management from a recognized Institution.
  • At least 2 years field experience


  • Project management;
  • Animal management;
  • Ethics and integrity;
  • Teamwork;
  • Communicating effectively ;
  • Time management
  • Good Report writing skills
  • Strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills with ability to write reports.
  • Must have knowledge in computer applications like Microsoft Office

How to apply

Applicants interested in the above positions should send their applications, detailed CVs, copies of academic certificates(certified originals to be presented at the interview and copies of the recent last 3 month’s pay) to: The attention of the Human Resource Officer at with copies to  and  not later than 5:00p.m, 14th October, 2022.

NB: Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted. Buliisa, Hoima and Kikuube locals are encouraged to apply.

Deadline: 10 Oct 2022 – 5:00pm