Office Secretary III, Salisbury Animal Health Laboratory
This position assists the director of the Salisbury Laboratory in support of the agency mission toprevent and control infectious diseases of livestock and poultry. Serves as Office Manager and Laboratory Information Systems Manager while performing specialized secretarial and administrative support work for the Salisbury Animal Health Laboratory, and supervises Office Secretary II and other staff assisting in front office. Duties include receiving, accessioning, and distributing sample specimens that are submitted to the laboratory for diagnostic work; preparing laboratory reports, charts and specialized documents; maintaining the laboratory information file and billing systems.
Pet Sheltering & Emergency Preparedness Coordinator
This position, Pet Sheltering and Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, is the lead responder in an emergency requiring animal sheltering and must coordinate all field activity before, during and after an event. This position provides ongoing development of the Maryland Animals in Emergency and Mass Shelter Response plans; coordinates with MDH Maryland Responds program to develop the volunteer veterinarian corps for emergency response; and develops and disseminates public educational outreach to promote emergency preparedness for pet and livestock owners. Position also provides additional field support in the event of poultry or livestock disease outbreaks including Avian Influenza, Swine Influenza or Coronavirus.