Animal Care Technician
Job Code/Title 82732 - H - Animal Care Technician RS 2 Position Number HU1334 Working Title Animal Care Technician Department Orthopaedic Surgery Organizational Overview
At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.
Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range $12 - $15 an hour Campus MCV Campus Position Type Hourly Hours/Week 20 or less Normal work days Normal work hours Job Category Research Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? Yes Is any portion of this position grant-funded? Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant. Sensitive Position Yes- A pre-employment fingerprint background check will be required. Resource Critical No Description of the Job
Independently performs animal care and monitoring directed by lab director. Maintains standard operating procedures. Maintains animal records and compliance.
Experience in a laboratory setting. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of college and related experience.
Previous experience in animal research and lab histology techniques preferred.
Job Open Date 04/05/2021 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants
Qualified applicants should apply online at https://www.vcujobs.com. For additional information, please contact Geetanjali Bendale, PhD, Research Scientist – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Information Quick Link https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/104762 Supplemental Questions
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