The Town of Barre Board is seeking a responsible individual to perform the duties of Animal Inspector. This position is appointed by the Board of Selectmen and Massachusetts Department of Agriculture.
An Animal Inspector should be reasonably experienced in the care and handling of domestic livestock animals and be generally experienced in their husbandry. The Animal Inspector will be required to maintain the Barn Inspection Book, which is due to the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources by January 1st of each year. This positon is a stipend position only.
Municipal Barn Animal Inspections are designed to:
- Get a good census of the domestic animal population of the town,
- Be sure that all of the animals appear to be in good health and free from disease, and
- Observe animal housing and ensure ample food and water are supplied.
Position will be posted until filled. Please send cover letter, resume and references to Heather Lemieux, Town Administrator, 40 West St., Box 697 Barre, MA 01005 AA/EEO. (posted 11/26/13)