Veterinary assistant / veterinary assistant in the Public Veterinary Service; application for a training position.

Veterinary assistants in Bavaria are employed by the district offices. The governments are responsible for recruitment.



Recruitment requirements:

  • At least a secondary school leaving certificate or an educational level recognized as equivalent by the Bavarian State Ministry of Education and Cultural Affairs after consultation with the State Personnel Committee.
  • Master craftsman's examination for the profession of farmer or final examination at a state technical school for agriculture, the state technical academy for agriculture, a higher agricultural school or an educational course recognized as equivalent by the Bavarian State Ministry of the Interior, Sports and Integration or training in a legally regulated training occupation corresponding to the intended use. Applicants with a degree in a legally regulated training occupation corresponding to the intended use must also have pursued a beneficial practical activity for five years as a rule, with a minimum of three years of professional experience.
  • Unrestricted requirements for field service assignments
  • Class B driver's license
  • professional and personal suitability for subsequent employment as a civil servant

Additional requirements for employment or transfer to the civil service are, in particular:

  • health suitability
  • German citizenship
  • loyalty to the constitution
  • suitability of character
  • Age limit: Under current legislation, civil servants can only be appointed up to the age of 45.


The governments are responsible for hiring at the 71 district offices in Bavaria. Please send your application to the government(s) in whose area of responsibility (administrative district) you wish to be hired. There you will also receive more detailed information on which district offices currently have vacancies.

Required documents

  • Cover letter

  • Resume

  • Copies of certificates


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