Animal Handler

Post: Animal Handler

Reporting to: Animal Control Supervisor

Qualifications: The Candidate should possess the Certificate of Primary Education.

In the absence of candidates possessing the Certificate of Primary Education, consideration will be given to
candidates who show proof of being literate.

Age Limit: Candidate should have reached their 18th birthday and should not have reached their 48th birthday as
at the closing date for submission of the application.

Profile for the above posts

 be medically and physically fit (candidate will be required to undergo a medical examination if selected);
 be literate and able to record incidents and other relevant details in the occurrence book;
 have a clean certificate of character;
 Be an animal lover and previous experience with pets will be an advantage.

Experience in a similar post will be a definite advantage

Mode of Application

Applications should be submitted on the prescribed application form obtainable at the MSAW Headquarters, Moka Road, 
Rose-Hill,and can also be downloaded from the MSAW website:

Additional information regarding duties and salary are available on the MSAW website: and at the MSAW
Headquarters, Moka Road, Rose Hill.

Applicants should state their residential address on the prescribed form. The completed application form together with a
detailed Curriculum Vitae along with photocopies of Birth and Educational Certificates, National Identity Card, Certificate of
Character, and written evidence of experience and proof of address should be submitted to :

  The Director
  Mauritius Society for Animal Welfare
  Moka Road, Rose Hill
  P.O. Box 128

The post applied for should be clearly marked on the top left-hand corner of the envelope.

Closing Date

The closing date for submission of the application is 31st August 2022, not later than 15 .00 hrs.

Applications received after the above date and time will not be considered


1. Application bearing the postal address of another person will neither be acknowledged nor taken into consideration
2. Applications not made on the prescribed form will not be considered.
3. Only the best candidates will be convened for interview
4. The MSAW reserves the right not to make any appointment following this advertisement.

Date: 11th August 2022.                                                        Mauritius Society for Animal Welfare
                                                                                                 Moka Road, Rose Hill
                                                                                                 Tel: 464 5084, 466 7154