Record #: 2578

Veterinary Practice Information:

Roselle Busch
Practice Name:
CDFA Antimicrobial Use & Stewardship
1220 N Street
Sacramento    Google Maps
Zip Code:

Job Description:

  The California Department of Food & Agriculture’s Antimicrobial Use and Stewardship (AUS) unit is seeking career minded individuals to help us develop the nation’s first comprehensive, model antimicrobial stewardship and surveillance program. The AUS program is leading the way to preserve the efficacy of antimicrobial drugs, therefore your skills will be put to work immediately on challenging and diverse assignments. For example, AUS is developing antimicrobial stewardship guidelines and best management practices for the more than 20 livestock species crucial to California’s agricultural economy. For more details refer to the job posting online: 
Training Required:
 Valid license to practice as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine issued by the Board of Examiners in Veterinary Medicine for the State of California (prior to or within the first 12 months of employment).  
Experience Desired:
 Four years of experience in veterinary medicine involving animal disease and/or environmental toxicology identification, prevention control, and eradication. Three years of which shall have been in field work in livestock or poultry disease regulatory work or wildlife veterinary medicine. (Possession of an additional advanced degree or Board certification in a related field beyond a Doctorate degree in Veterinary Medicine may be substituted for one year of the required experience.) 
 $8,192 - $10,215/mo 
 State benefits as agreed upon in the California Association of Professional Scientists 2018-2020 MOU.  

Species Percentages:

Beef:  25 Dairy:  30  Swine:  5  Small Ruminants:  25 
Equine:  0  Poultry:  15  Exotics:  0  Small Animals:  0 


Facilities provided by the veterinary practice:
 Office space with free parking. 
Other Personnel :  Multiple veterinarians, epidemiologists, and administrative staff.  
Practice strengths and emphasis of the business:
 Making an impact in agriculture policies with evidence-based strategies. 
Practice Area:  Sacramento is the capital city of California. Sacramento is known for its evolving contemporary culture and in 2002 Time magazine named Sacramento "America's Most Diverse City". Sacramento has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate with mild winters. There are many local parks and family friendly attractions, and it is a short drive to the coast to the west and the Sierra mountain range to the east.  

Date job was submitted:    7/17/2019 

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