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    This announcement will be open until 09/28/20.It will be used to collect applications and fill vacant positions as they become available in the Des Moines District. Cut-off dates for referral to hiring managers for selection consideration will be established as needed by the agency. When a request is received to fill a vacant Food Inspector in a specific geographic location, a list of qualified applicants interested in that location will be sent to the hiring manager for further consideration.

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    • Examine food animals in privately-owned meat or poultry plants.
    • Perform their duties before and after slaughter, guaranteeing that the product is not contaminated.
    • Maintain sanitation procedures.
    • Play a role as a valued member of a dynamic team that ensures the product is fit to eat and compliant with Federal laws.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1863 Food Inspection

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/577091400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.