The Hickman County Commission approved a new position of Animal Control Officer at its meeting on October 22, 2018. This follows the report of a special committee that developed regulations for the animal control program. Both the position description and application form are available for download from this website.
Minimum qualifications for the full-time position require
- A high school diploma, or equivalent
- A minimum of two years of experience in animal control or handling
- A euthanasia certificate
- Experience in determining animal conditions and health
The desired qualifications include a bachelor's degree in an animal-related field or an associates degree in an animal-related field plus two years of administrative experience or five years of experience in an animal-related field