The Office of the University Veterinarian and Animal Resources supports this aim by ensuring the well-being of animals used in research, teaching and production.Opportunities are currently available to join our dedicated Animal Resources team to provide daily care and husbandry of various species of laboratory animals maintained in dedicated facilities. In addition to having a positive attitude and compassion for both animals and people, primary duties include providing care for laboratory animals and cleaning of and maintaining facilities; receiving animals, maintaining required records, observing and reporting on the health of the animals in his/her care; providing assistance in preventative maintenance and repair of Vivarium equipment as needed/instructed; and collaborating and communicating effectively with team members and researchers
This position will require shift hours to work some weekends and holidays.
Virginia Tech offers a wide range of benefits, paid holidays, vacation and sick. For more information about employment benefits and becoming a Hokie please visithttp://hrapps.hr.vt.edu/orientation.
For a complete listing of position qualifications, and to apply, please visit www.jobs.vt.edu, and search for posting # SW0180368. Review of applications will continue until position is filled.
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