State of Utah
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Job Title: Brand Inspector I
Location: San Juan County
Do you love working outdoors and with livestock? The Division of Animal Industry has a great opportunity in San Juane County for an independent individual. If you are interested in working in the agriculture industry with livestock and livestock producers, and you are a team player with a passion for agriculture, this is the job for you!
Inspect livestock to verify ownership and vaccination verification, on livestock sold private treaty at livestock auctions and slaughterhouses, or moving across state line boundaries, to record changes of ownership, and collect various livestock fees.
Identify estrays and removal of livestock from the state, county, and federal road systems to prevent damage to vehicles and loss of life.
Verify and record proof of bonding as required of livestock dealers for buying and selling transactions.
The Ideal CandidateKnowledge of brands and brand identification.
Knowledge of livestock, livestock breeds, and identifying marks.
Be detail oriented.
Ability to work as a team player.
Ability to work professionally with the public and producers.
Why You Should Join Our Team
The Division of Animal Industry is a great place to work because of your ability to engage with the livestock producers and industry in Utah.
If you would like to learn more about the Department of Agriculture and Food please click here.
Exposure to adverse, inclement, and varying weather conditions
Risks which require the use of special safety precautions and/or equipment, e.g., working around operating machines, working with contagious diseases or hazardous chemicals, etc.
The work requires considerable and strenuous physical exertion such as frequent climbing, lifting heavy objects over 50 pounds, crouching or crawling in restricted areas, defending oneself and/or others against physical attack.
Valid driver license required to drive a motor vehicle on a highway in this state per UCA53-3-202(1)(a).
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