Full Time Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD) in National Government
  • Post Date: Jul 22, 2022
  • Apply Before : Aug 5, 2022
  • Salary: R882,042.00 - R882,042.00
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Job Details

  • Offered Salary R882 042 per annum (Level 12), (all-inclusive package to be structured in accordance with the rules for MMS)
  • Qualifications Senior Certificate (Matric)
  • Industry Agriculture
  • Reference Ref No: 3/2/1/2022/446)
  • Centre Mpumalanga (Mbombela
  • Enquiries
    Dr MSM Molefe Tel No: (012) 319 7688
  • Where to submit application
    Applications can be submitted by post to: Private Bag X833, Pretoria, 0001 or hand delivered to: 184 Jeff Masemola Street (formerly known as Jacob Mare), corner of Jeff Masemola and Paul Kruger Streets, Pretoria or to Agriculture Place, 20 Steve Biko (formerly Beatrix) Street, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0001.

Job Description

REQUIREMENTS : Applicants must be in possession of a Grade 12 Certificate and a Bachelor of Veterinary Science Degree (BVSc / BVMCh). Registration as a Veterinarian with the South African Veterinary Council. 5-years working experience as a State Veterinarian. Extensive experience in primary animal health care, animal identification and / or related sectors. Experience in regulatory veterinary services. Experience in conducting inspections and audits of establishments regulated under regulatory veterinary services. Experience in performance management of subordinates. Job related knowledge: Knowledge of the provisions of the Veterinary and Para-veterinary Professions Act, 1982 (Act 19 of 1982) in relation to compulsory community services. Practical working knowledge of the Animals Protection Act, 1962 (Act No 71 of 1962) as amended, the Performing Animals Protection Act, 1935 (Act No 24 of 1935) as amended, the Animal Identification Act, 2002 (Act No 06 of 2002), and the Animal Diseases Act, 1984 (Act No 35 of 1984) as amended. Knowledge of project management, monitoring and evaluation. Job related skills: Analytical skills, Ability to communicate clearly (both verbally and written), Management and organisational skills, Ability to function efficiently under various types of pressure with professionalism and integrity, Complex problem-solving skills, Ability to think logically and adapt to changes, Ability to collect and interpret information and to arrive at a rational conclusion, Ability to maintain good interpersonal relationships and work in a team, Pronounced self-motivation to initiate and handle new projects, Ability to prepare document and draft policies with minimum grammatical and formatting errors. Extended working hours. A valid driver’s licence. DUTIES : Manage the implementation of legislation and related matters. Contribute to the development, review and auditing of policies, standards, guidelines related to veterinary services. Monitor / audit the application of the relevant risk management systems. Monitor / audit the application of the legislation, policies, guidelines, norms and standards to identify gaps and trends in the sector. Establish, coordinate and manage the implementation of the Animal Identification and Traceability System in accordance with the relevant policies, legislation and / or prescripts. Facilitate the implementation of relevant national veterinary services mandates at regional level. Coordinate and manage Primary Animal Health Care, Compulsory Community Service (CCS) and veterinary public health in the regions. Coordinate and manage activities with regards to the implementation of the Compulsory Community Service programmes as prescribed under the Veterinary and Para-veterinary Professions Act, 1982 (Act No 19 of 1982) as amended. Ensure procurement of items and materials for the programmes managed. Approve, audit and register compulsory community service facilities in line with the applicable policies. Monitor the performance of CCS veterinarians at their allocated CCS facilities. Conduct audits on CCS facilities to ensure compliance with the management systems and norms and standards. Develop guidelines, procedures, norm and standards relating to primary animal health care. Approve and register mentors for the performance of the compulsory community service. Conduct cost benefit analysis in relation to veterinary intervention strategy. Coordinate and consolidate regional CCS reports. Coordinate and consolidate regional animal health reports and deliverables. Coordinate and consolidate regional veterinary public health reports and deliverables. Manage activities with regard to animal welfare. Coordinate the implementation of the operational framework for animal welfare. Participate in the review of animal welfare legislation. Participate and represent the Department in animal welfare forums such as Livestock Welfare Coordinating Committee (LWCC), etc. Attend to legal matters pertaining t

Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD)
  • Pretoria, Gauteng, Pretoria, Gauteng, 20 Steve Biko (formerly Beatrix) Street, Arcadia, 0002 View on Map
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