ANIM RES TECH--RODENT BREEDING
JOB NO.: 101763-US
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: VCRGE/RARC/TRANSGN MOUSE BREED
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing
Position Vacancy ID: 101763
Working Title: ANIM RES TECH--Rodent Breeding
Official Title: ANIM RESEARCH TECH OB(46072) or ANIMAL RESEARCH TECH(46071)
Hiring Department: A349050-VCRGE/RARC/TRANSGN MOUSE BREED
Term: This is an Ongoing appointment
This position is for an objective level animal research technician (ART). This position will function independently and be knowledgeable in rodent handling and rodent research techniques. This position will be responsible for performing routine animal husbandry tasks and assisting with mouse colony/breeding procedures for the Research Animal Resources Center (RARC) Mouse Breeding Colony. These duties include general animal husbandry, feeding and watering animals, monitoring animal room environments, cleaning primary and secondary enclosures, receiving animals, transporting animals, restraining and handling animals, reporting sick and injured animals, general facility maintenance and housekeeping. ART positions interact with investigators and veterinary staff as required. Other duties to be assigned by the supervisor.
Regularly scheduled hours to include weekend work. Holiday hours required. Final schedule will be determined prior to start date.
Instructions to applicants:
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Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required
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Advertised: 17 May 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 31 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time