Samburu County Meat Inspector Jobs in Kenya

Samburu County Meat Inspector Jobs in Kenya


  • This will be the entry and Training Grade into this Cadre.

  • An Officer at this level will work under the guidance of a Senior Officer.

  • He/she will report to the Sub-County Veterinary Officer.

  • A Meat Inspector ensures that meat is safe from contamination and that the process it goes through follows Quality Assurance Regulations as per the law.

  • They inspect all meat products including, poultry, seafood, beef, pork, etc. before the initial packaging.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Inspect and grade various types and cuts of meat.

  • Inspect live animals, game or poultry for any signs of disease.

  • Making sure that unfit meat is destroyed properly.

  • Conduct post mortem examinations on diseased animals.

  • Examine samples for bacterial or non-desirable excess material.

  • Prepare reports from test results.

  • Observe Employees and daily procedures to assure Standards are met

  • Send animal tissue to lab for testing.

  • Perform quality control analysis including tests and inspections of products and processes.

  • Serve as the on-site liaison with regulatory officials, safety inspectors, compliance auditors and other external personnel.

  • Manage and perform daily pre-operational, operational and mid-shift clean maintenance inspections and tours by utilizing visual cues and observations and microbiological analysis.

  • Assure and ensure strict adherence and compliance to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures (SSOPs)

  • Manage Vendor Certification program.

  • Direct and perform shelf life and other inventory-related studies for product quality and safety, material freshness, aging, molding, and preservation.

    Requirements for Appointment

    For appointment to this grade, a Candidate must: -

  • Be in a possession of a Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVM) Degree from a recognized Institution including Meat Inspection.

  • Be registered by the Kenya Veterinary Board and

  • Have a Certificate in Computer Applications from a recognized Institution.

    Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 on Leadership and Integrity.

  • Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigation

  • Clearance Certificate from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)

  • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

  • Clearance from the Ethics &Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)

  • Clearance from Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Samburu County Meat Inspector Jobs in Kenya


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