Chatham County seeks veterinarian to serve on the Board of Health

Pittsboro, NC – The Chatham County Board of Health will have a vacancy at the end of January 2017 that must be filled by a veterinarian who lives in the county. Applicants must have a current license to practice veterinary medicine in North Carolina.  Interested residents should submit applications by January 15, 2017.

veterinarian puppyThe Board of Health is the policymaking, rulemaking and deliberative body for the Chatham County Public Health Department. The Board of Health’s responsibility is to protect and promote the health of the community.

The Board of Commissioners will make the appointment for a three-year term and the person would be eligible for two more terms.

Board of Health meetings are held the fourth Monday of each month, beginning at 6 pm, with dinner provided and reimbursement for mileage.

The application to serve can be completed online at  and look for the Quick Links box on the homepage to find the link for Board & Committee Application. You also may contact Lindsay Ray at 919-542-8200 or   to get an email version or printed copy.

If you have questions about serving on the Board of Health, call 919-545-8391.