First-Line Supervisors of Animal Husbandry & Animal Care Workers
Also called: Animal Care Supervisor, Cattle Manager, Farm Manager, Sow Farm Manager
In the Army: Animal Care Specialist
In the Marine Corps: Animal Care Specialist
What they do:Directly supervise and coordinate activities of animal husbandry or animal care workers.
On the job, you would:
- Observe animals for signs of illness, injury, or unusual behavior, notifying veterinarians or managers as warranted.
- Monitor animal care, maintenance, breeding, or packing and transfer activities to ensure work is done correctly.
- Train workers in animal care procedures, maintenance duties, and safety precautions.
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People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
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