Veterinary Officer – BVI

The Government of the Virgin Islands invites qualified and professional applicants to apply for the post of Veterinary Officer I, Agricultural Department.

Main responsibilities include:

v Plans and coordinates activities and implements programmes relating to public and animal health and veterinary services

v Makes on-going assessments of the veterinary public health sector needs of the farming community and establish appropriate systems

v Prepares monthly and annual reports for the division.

v Coordinates and conducts all in-service veterinary public health education programmes in collaboration with the extension, livestock, administration and engineering divisions, as well as with external agencies, other government departments and the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College.

v Provides technical advice and promotes public awareness on minimizing the incidence and spread of disease among the animal and human population.

v Assists in the development of policies, protocols and procedures for veterinary public health and makes recommendation for amendments to legislations.

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