Madison, WI
Sep 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 102886-TE

Work Type: Temporary


Location: Madison

Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine

Employment Class: Temporary Employment

Position Vacancy ID: 102886

Working Title: Animal Research Technician

Official Title: ANIMAL RESEARCH TECH(46071)


FTE: %

Term: This is a Temporary appointment

Advertised Salary:


Job Summary:

Starting pay is based on experience, with a minimum starting rate of $12.85 per hour

Perform basic lab animal technician duties in maintaining a colony of over 400 rhesus monkeys. The goal is to ensure the health and welfare of all animals in the Harlow Primate Laboratory in compliance with Federal and UW regulations.

Schedule Comment:

8:00am-2:00pm Monday-Friday


Marilyn Rosas
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:

How to Apply: Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process.

For questions on the position, contact: Marilyn Rosas 608-263-3550 or email at

To apply for this position you will need to upload a cover letter, resume and contact information for at least three professional references, including your current supervisor. References will not be contacted without advanced notice.

Cover letters will be used as a writing sample and to determine the best qualified applicants. Thus, your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to this position including your work experience in the following, if applicable, and where it was performed:

In your cover letter please describe a situation(s) where you displayed strong ability to follow written and verbal instructions in your prior work experiences.

Provide an example of your experience in a laboratory animal research facility, veterinary clinic or accredited zoo environment. This background is preferred, but willing to consider candidates comfortable around animals.

Provide an example of tasks completed within a specified time period.

Provide an example of your experience with training others.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Sep 6 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: Sep 25 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time