About the position
Responsible for the management and development of the animal care technicians to ensure they are providing quality animal care for all research animals. Ensures that all animal care technicians are properly trained in all aspects of their position. Assumes overall responsibility among the animal care technicians for the weekly routine. Develops, tests and revises Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in accordance with the Quality Management System. Assesses the need for capital equipment/improvements, supplies/services, and takes appropriate action within budgetary parameters. Assists in the development of the MCR Quality metrics each quarter and assists with yearly QMS plans. Works directly with Principal Investigators to meet DCM demands for space and animal moves. Works directly with Safety, Occupational Health, Waste Management, Facilities, Engineering and Quality Offices as well as outside vendors. Maintains all animal, facility, and census records. Performs additional job-related functions as detailed by the staff veterinarians and operations manager.
Associate Degree and 4 years of lab animal experience required. Preference for degree in animal science.
Additional Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree preferred. Demonstration of successful leadership and management traits in a business or organizational setting. Must be able to work well with others and follow directions.
License or Certification – AALAS certification at technician or technologist level is required within 12 months of employment. AALAS certification as a Certified Manager Animal Resources is preferred.
Exemption Status – Exempt
Compensation Detail – Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approximately $2,086.40, based on a full-time position.
Benefit Eligible – Yes
Schedule – Full Time
Hours/Pay Period – 80
Schedule Details – Monday – Friday
Start and end times will be discussed with the Facility Manager.
Weekend/Holiday – on call rotation
Telecommute/Telework – No
How to Apply:
To apply, please submit a resume to: https://jobs.mayoclinic.org/job-search/?br_keyword=124097&br_location=&show-search-message=1