The Idaho State Department of Agriculture is currently recruiting for a Veterinarian Medical Officer, Bureau Chief in the Animal Industries Division. This position qualifies for the Veterinary Medical Loan Repayment Program (VMLRP) which may allow a successful candidate to receive up to $75,000 in qualified student loan repayment. More information can be found https://nifa.usda.gov/program/veterinary-medicine-loan-repayment-program.The Veterinarian Medical Officer, Bureau Chief (Deputy Administrator) position is responsible for the development, evaluation and improvement of programs and operational activities designed to prevent or eliminate threats to Idaho agriculture from emerging or newly introduced diseases of domestic or wildlife animals. The Animal Health Bureau is responsible for statewide disease traceability, surveillance, epidemiology, outreach and enforcement related to livestock and domestic animal laws and rules as well as advisory of statewide rangeland management issues.
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Minimum Qualifications: These qualifications are mandatory requirements.
Desirable Areas: These qualifications are not required; however, if you have the related background it may increase your score.