Are you a veterinarian looking for new opportunities? Use your skills to protect public health! The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is the largest employer of veterinarians in the United States. Come explore job openings at a recruitment event in Denver, Colo., on July 16-19. Expedited hiring for veterinarians is available with the possibility of same-week job offers. Vacancies are available across the country.
To be considered for the accelerated hiring process, please bring a resume, a photo ID, and employment and residence histories to the event to complete all of the required documents. The event will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. MST, July 16-19 at the FSIS District Office in Denver Colorado. The District Office is located in the Denver Federal Center (West 6th Avenue and Kipling Street), Building 45, Denver, Colorado 80225. Signs directing applicants to the proper rooms will be inside the building.
You can begin the application process before the event by visiting the following link: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/382487500
If you are unable to make the event, FSIS can conduct phone interviews with applicants.?
About USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is the public health agency in the U.S. Department of Agriculture responsible for ensuring that the nation's commercial supply of meat, poultry, and processed egg products is safe, wholesome, and correctly labeled and packaged. Our public health goal is to help reduce foodborne illness from products we regulate.
Our Public Health Veterinarians are valued members of a dynamic team. Most importantly, you are in a pivotal role from day one and your work has visible impact.
Plan, organize, coordinate and adapt the full range of meat and poultry inspection operations in slaughter and/or processing establishments;
Ensure establishments meet requirements of the Pathogen Reduction and Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) regulations;
Oversee consumer protection, non-food safety concerns such as proper labeling and packaging;
Work with and may supervise other public health professionals to ensure establishments under our jurisdiction comply with sanitation standards and properly implement systems that control hazards from entering the food supply;
Enforce the Federal meat and poultry inspection procedures prior to slaughter and throughout the entire establishment, including humane handling, ante-mortem inspection, post-mortem inspection, processing operations, veterinary dispositions, and transportation and distribution of meat, poultry, and egg products to markets and retail stores.
Travel Required Occasional travel - Travel requirements are dependent on specific positions and may vary. Relief positions require additional travel.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Relocation expenses reimbursed
Yes FSIS will pay travel and transportation expenses to the first post of duty. This incentive is available to new Federal appointees in this position and it only includes the actual costs incurred because of the employee's travel and transportation of household goods to the first post of duty.
About US Department of Agriculture
The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is the public health agency in the U.S. Department of Agriculture responsible for ensuring that the nation's commercial supply of meat, poultry, and processed egg products is safe, wholesome, and correctly labeled and packaged. Our public health goal is to help reduce foodborne illness from products we regulate.