Warden Veterinary Services Job Placement – Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA)

Job Title:   Warden Veterinary Services

Organisation: Uganda
Wildlife Authority (UWA)

Duty Station: Kampala,

Reports to: Chief

About US:

Uganda Wildlife
Authority (UWA) is a semi-autonomous agency under the Ministry of Tourism,
Wildlife and Antiquities. UWA was established in 1996 and is managed in
accordance with the Wildlife Act Cap 200. The Mission of UWA is: “To Conserve
and Sustainably Manage the Wildlife and Protected Areas of Uganda in
Partnership with Neighboring Communities and Other Stakeholders for the Benefit
of the People of Uganda and the Global Community.”

Job Summary:    The Warden Veterinary Services will control
wildlife disease outbreaks, carry out clinical veterinary interventions,
treatment and care of wildlife in and outside the Conservation Areas.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Establish a reliable and sustainable reporting and recording system
    of veterinary cases.
  • Investigate and monitor disease outbreaks in the Conservation Area.
  • Oversee research related to wildlife health in the ecosystem.
  • Conduct intervention and/or rescue of sick, injured or snared
  • Collaborate with the Community Conservation Services and neighboring
    Veterinary Departments in offering veterinary services.
  • Participate in planning and budgeting for veterinary activities.
  • Collect and analyze field data on wildlife health for publication
  • Prepare workplans and timely performance reports
  • Perform any other official duties as may be assigned by the
    supervisor and/or Management.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidate for the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) Warden
    Veterinary Services career opportunity must hold an Honors Bachelor’s in
    Veterinary Medicine from a Recognized Institution or University.
  • A minimum of three years of working experience field from a
    reputable Organization.
  • Professionalism
  • Leadership and Team Work
  • Customer care skills
  • Communication skills
  • Ethics and integrity
  • Concern for quality and standards
  • Accountability
  • Time management
  • Ability to multi task.
  • Age Limit: Below
    40 years

How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send their dully completed Job
Application Form in triplicate, download
, each with a detailed Curriculum Vitae bearing contacts of three
(3) competent Referees, a daytime telephone contact, copies of Academic
Documents and relevant Appointment letters to any of the address below:

The Executive

Uganda Wildlife

Plot 7 Kira Road,

P.O. Box 3530

Email to: 


  • Applicants are required to scan and
    attach CERTIFIED copies of the required academic documents only e.g.
    Degree, Transcript, Diploma, A’ level and O’ level certificates.
  • Academic documents for the successful
    candidates will be vetted and background checks conducted before they are
    considered for appointment into the Authority.

Deadline: 7th June 2019

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