Position: Livestock Specialist

Number of Post: 01
Location of Posting: Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar
Contract Duration: 2months

Job Summary

Prottyashi, A social development organization has been responding the Rohingya Crisis in Cox`s Bazar since the crisis started and currently is implementing project in the Host community of Cox’s Bazar with the funding of International Organization of Migration (IOM). Prottyashi invites applications for the vacant position titled- Livestock Specialist for the “Vulnerability Reduction of The Crisis Affected People through Humanitarian Assistance in Cox’s Bazar”


Livestock Specialist will report to Project coordinator. S/He has to maintain functional relationship with his/her peers, project teams and organization’s other priority teams. S/He must be able to communicate with other teams and units both program and operational of the organization.

Key Responsibilities

  • Give instructions and supervise the beneficiaries, through coordinating with the Upazila Livestock Officer on rearing, feeding, vaccination, artificial insemination and hygiene management required to promote the health of livestock
  • Monitoring the health of livestock and gradually train up the beneficiaries on how to look after livestock
  • Ensure proper nutritional value by using available feed products
  • Visit the farm to assess the living condition of livestock and make necessary recommendations for improved health
  • Ensure nutrition during the pregnancy period, safe delivery and proper nutrition for lactating heifer/calf
  • Examine livestock to detect and determine the nature of diseases or injuries
  • Execute quarantine processes to prevent spread of disease among the livestock
  • Diagnosing illnesses and determining the best treatment for various diseases in dairy farm
  • Prescribing and administering medications to livestock
  • Educate the beneficiaries about diseases that can transmit from animals to human
  • Follow up with the beneficiaries on the livestock fattening and inspect the cleanliness of their livestock shelters
  • Have to manage the livestock shelter and properly maintain the storage facility
  • Motivate and provide need base veterinary services to the selected beneficiaries
  • Strong capacity to solve problems and anti-pressure ability
  • Prepare necessary documentation during the implementation of the activities

Required Educational Qualification and Experience

  • Bachelor/Master's degree in any discipline from any reputed university preferably in veterinary and animal science
  • At least 02 years of professional experience in national or international organizations in protection project.

Technical Skills

  • Must have professional writing and speaking capacity in English and Bangla, i.e. field visit report, event report, case study/story, content writing, etc.
  • Proficient with MS office suite
  • Able to take decision in a timely manner, priorities and multi-task work seamlessly

Salary and benefits: Monthly gross Salary will be 85,000BDT.


Application instructions

Only those who meet the above requirements are requested to apply following these instructions.

Last date of application is 08.11.2022

Apply Instruction


Interested applicants with relevant background have to apply with a Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae (CV) along with a recent photograph to career.prottyashi@gmail.com


The Human Resources Manager, Prottyashi Head Office: Syed Bari, 903/A Omar Ali Matobbar Road (Near Bahaddar Bari) Chandgaon, Chittagong-4212.

Website: www.prottyashi.org 

Company Information

A Voluntary Social Development Organization
Syed Bari, 903/A Omar Ali Matobbar Road (Near Bahaddar Bari)
Chandgaon, Chittagong-4212
Phone: +88-031-658222, +88-031-2550506