First-Line Supervisors of Animal Husbandry and Animal Care Workers

First-Line Supervisors of Animal Husbandry and Animal Care Workers

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of animal husbandry or animal care workers.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Self Control * Cooperation * Initiative * Adaptability/Flexibility * Independence * Concern for Others * Leadership

Representative Tasks * Observe animals for signs of illness, injury, or unusual behavior, notifying veterinarians or managers as warranted. * Assign tasks such as feeding and treatment of animals, and cleaning and maintenance of animal quarters. * Monitor animal care, maintenance, breeding, or packing and transfer activities to ensure work is done correctly.


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Job Family Farming, Fishing, and Forestry

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