ANIM RES TECH--RODENT BREEDING

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
May 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 101763-US

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: VCRGE/RARC/TRANSGN MOUSE BREED


Location: Madison

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

FTE: 100%

Term: This is an Ongoing appointment

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $12.12



Job Summary:

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.



Schedule Comment:

Regularly scheduled hours to include weekend work. Holiday hours required. Final schedule will be determined prior to start date.



Contact:

Michael Peters
peters@rarc.wisc.edu
608-265-2127
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

Please click "Apply Now" to begin the application process. Applicants will be asked to submit a cover letter and resume highlighting their experience as it relates to the position.



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

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