Hiring Announcement: Director, Mitchem-Sparks Regional Poultry Diagnostic Laboratory

Oct 04, 2019
Job Title: Director, Mitchem-Sparks Regional Poultry Diagnostic Laboratory

Location: Boaz, Alabama

Summary of Job Description: Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries is seeking qualified applicants for Director of Mitchem-Sparks Regional Poultry Diagnostic Laboratory in Boaz, Alabama. Mitchem-Sparks Regional Poultry Diagnostic Lab is a branch laboratory within the Alabama Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (AVDL) system. Responsibilities of the Lab Director include performing necropsy examinations, supervising bacteriology and poultry serology testing, client communications, and general administrative duties to ensure laboratory operations follow requirements to maintain accreditation by the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (AAVLD) and certification by the National Poultry Improvement Plan (NPIP).

For more information, please contact Dr. Heather Walz (334) 844-7262 or email at Heather.Walz@agi.alabama.gov