About the position
Position description: 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 the 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.
Qualifications: Associate Degree and 4 years of lab animal experience required. Preference for degree in animal science. Demonstration of successful leadership and management traits in a business or organizational setting.
Additional qualifications: Bachelor’s degree preferred.
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: $61,090 – $91,707 / year
Benefits eligible: Yes
Schedule: Full Time
Hours / Pay period: 80
Schedule details: Day shift – Monday – Friday
Weekend schedule: Rotating on call every 5th weekend.
International Assignment: No
Site description: Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
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Mayo Clinic
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How to Apply:
https://jobs.mayoclinic.org/, search for Job ID 180239BR, Recruiter: Chadwick Musolf
EOE: As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities & people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations are available.