Agricultural/Animal Associate II
Internal Title: Animal Health Supervisor
Posting Number: STA01257PO18
College/Division: Office of Research
Department: OOR Animal Research
Advertised Salary Range: $38,014 - $46,799
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Other
Advertised Job Summary: Supervises a team of Animal Health Technicians responsible for a variety of diagnostic, therapeutic, and other complex experimental and research procedures in the Animal Resources Facilities. Works with research investigators throughout the university to provide guidance to properly follow approved procedures using animals. Demonstrates commitment to conducting business lawfully and ethically by consistently adhering to compliance policies, procedures, and regulations.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Bachelor's degree in animal science or veterinary technology and 4 years related research experience, and Laboratory Animal Technician (LAT) certification through the American Association of Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS), or high school diploma and 8 years related research experience, and certified laboratory Animal Technologist or Veterinary Technician. Experience in the areas of general care, diagnostics, and surgery/anesthesia related to common laboratory animals essential.
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