The Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service is in charge of agricultural health, regulating genetically engineered organisms, administering the Animal Welfare Act and carrying out wildlife damage management activities. Those with a love of animals and concern about their care should take the time to look through the list of jobs with the Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service. Currently, there are about 45 jobs available at locations all across the country. While most of them are in the science field, there are some for office and maintenance workers as well.
One of the jobs available right now is a job for an Animal Health Technician (Animal Identification Coordinator) in San Juan, Puerto Rico with a salary from 37,075.00 – 53,234.00 USD per year. To qualify for this job, you need to have one year of specialized experience such as being a laborer, manager, or owner of a livestock ranch or farm, working with livestock in a feed lot, work as a Livestock Market Inspector or Animal Welfare Inspector or experience as an assistant to a veterinarian who works with livestock. You can substitute education for experience that consists of 27 hours of graduate study from an accredited college or
university that includes agriculture and animal health courses. The qualifications tab has a complete list and there are a lot of courses that are accepted.
Another job available right now is for a Office Manager in Bismark, North Dakota with a salary from 30,772.00 – 49,553.00 USD per year. To qualify for this job, you need to have 1 year of specialized experience in the same, or a related field. The will accept education as a substitute for experience, but only if you are applying at the lower Grade 5 salary level. The education needs to be 4 years of education above high school in any field for which high school graduation or the equivalent is the normal prerequisite. They will also accept a combination of experience and education, but again, only at the lower level.
Other jobs with the Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service that are available now include Biological Science Lab Technician (Insects) in Edinburg, Texas with a salary from 27,504.00 to 40,005.00 USD per year——-Executive Consultant in various locations in Maryland with a salary from 73,100.00 to 113,007.00 USD per year——-National Science Program Leader (Plant Pathogens & Weeds) in Raleigh North Carolina with a salary from 97,948.00 to 149,782.00 USD per year——–Plant Protection Technician (Domestic) in Charlotte, North Carolina with a salary from 30,772.00 to 49,553.00 USD per year——PPQ Officer (Plant Health Safeguarding Specialist) in Northeastern Ohio with a salary from 27,026.00 to 43,521.00 USD per year.