Employee Type: AP-Administrative Professional
Position Number: 123174
Work Location: Spokane
Summary of Duties:
The Assistant Director - Clinical Veterinarian will help develop, manage and provide day-to-day administration of veterinary care to University-owned animals for the Office of the Campus Veterinarian at the WSU Spokane campus. Responsibilities include regularly exercising independent judgment and discretion in work directly related to providing adequate veterinary care and oversight to animals used in research, teaching and testing at Washington State University as mandated by federal law, regulations, accreditation standards and university policy as set by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).
In addition, this position is responsible for overseeing the planning, organizing and management of WSU centralized animal housing facilities and animal care staff at WSU Spokane under the Office of the Campus Veterinarian (OCV). This includes supervising the area manager/supervisor employed in the caring for animals within those facilities. This position will have substantial responsibility for directing or controlling the vivarium operations and is accountable for the allocation of resources and program results. Must regularly exercise independent judgment and discretion in work directly related to management, business, and animal care standards and policies. This position will have delegated authority to make commitments that affect the vivarium services unit in Spokane
Positions require a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and four (4) years of progressively responsible relevant experience, which has included at least one (1) year of managerial experience. A Master’s degree in a related field may be substituted for up to one (1) year of the required experience. Education and experience can be tailored to fit the specific organizational entity/directorial assignment. Positions may require applicable licensure and/or certification.
Posting Open Date: 08/22/2018
Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
To apply, visit https://www.wsujobs.com/postings/40058
Washington State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Educator and Employer.