BIOMEDICAL SWINE SPECIALIST

Location
Arlington, WI
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 92292-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: CALS/ANIMAL SCIENCE


Location: Arlington

Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 92292-AS

Working Title: Biomedical Swine Specialist

Official Title: RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)

Hiring Department: A072700-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/ANIMAL SCIENCE

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: NOVEMBER 01, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $30,207 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelors Degree in Animal Science, Biology, or related
- or - Associates Degree with Certified Veterinary Technician license and a minimum of 2 years experience in animal research.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Either a minimum of 1 year of undergraduate animal research experience as part of a bachelors program or a minimum of 2 years of prior animal research experience.



Position Summary:

This position requires knowledge, skill and independence of action in support of the daily operational needs of the Department of Animal Sciences Swine Research and Teaching Center (SRTC) to help expand the large animal biomedical research and teaching programs. This position will primarily focus on research projects and instruction involving swine, but will also include other large animal species as projects develop. The position will be based at the Swine Research and Teaching Center (SRTC) in Arlington and will include frequent responsibilities at the campus Livestock Laboratory and other campus facilities as projects require. Among other duties, this position will assist veterinarians and researchers in the pre-, peri- and post-operative care of animals.



Additional Information:

Salary and title will be based on prior experience.



Contact:

Tom Crenshaw
tdcrensh@wisc.edu
608-263-4423
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:

To apply, click "Apply Now".

You will be asked to upload a cover letter and resume.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: Oct 2 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Oct 27 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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