Maine Department of Agriculture

Job shadowing with State Veterinarian, State Lab director and other field employees. Field work with Maine state veterinarians involving farm visits, milk quality evaluations on dairy farms, animal welfare investigations; laboratory testing in the Maine State Federal Diagnostic Laboratory;
University of Maine at Orono, Maine State Library, participation on large animal veterinarian continuing education meeting
Be prepared for anything, be on time, a sense of humor, a good conversationalist is a plus for those long rides between Maine farms, proper protective clothing (coveralls, boots), an open mind.
Student will be supervised by the State Veterinarian but will also be riding with other State of Maine employees.
Student will have access to all the veterinarians in the Maine Department of Agriculture in person, by e-mail or by phone at least 8 hours per day and at least 40 hours per week and on weekends if needed.
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Practice Name:

Maine Department of Agriculture
28 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333
Ph: 207-287-7615
Fax: 207-624-5044
Email: donald [dot] e [dot] hoenig [at] maine [dot] gov
Website: www.maine.gov

 

Updated: 12/01/10
Signature on file: Dr. Donald E. Hoenig, Maine State Veterinarian