About the position
The Department of Center of Comparative Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a competent and reliable Manager of Animal Care to supervise daily husbandry activities. This position will assist in the interviewing process, performance reviews, disciplinary actions, and recommends changes to policy and procedure to ensure that CCM & investigator’s staff adhere to all BCM regulations. It is the responsibility of this position to ensure accurate and timely creation and maintenance of all associated documents and records regarding training, environmental parameters and animal health monitoring. In addition, this role oversees and manages procurement and proper storage of husbandry supplies. Shifts will include 7:00am – 4:30pm and regular on all weekends.
Maintain and update work schedules – update and maintain weekly work schedules and extra side duties for designated areas one week in advance taking into account any time off the following week.
– Update and maintain weekend work schedules typically two months in advance taking into account any time off. Areas to schedule include cage wash, large animals, and small animals.
– Typically have to schedule assignments for 20 + employees.
– Monitors staff
– Perform a weekly walk through with leads over their designated areas to ensure work schedules are being followed and policies and procedures are being followed.
– Perform a weekly walk through of the entire building to ensure the facility is in a clean, organized, and professional appearance. Areas include bio-hazard, quarantine, small animals, and large animals.
Education Required: High School diploma
•Experience Required: Eight years of relevant experience.
•Certification/Licenses/Registration: Laboratory Animal Technologist (LATG) by the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS). Certification must be obtained within one year of hire or promotion.
Baylor College of Medicine
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