Vivarium Supervisor

Want to work in a stable and growing academic Vivarium in the heart of Boston?  Our client is looking to hire an experienced Technician or someone already at the Supervisor level to work closely with the Vivarium Managers, Director, and Consulting Veterinarians to ensure the facility meets all applicable regulations and AAALAC Guidelines when applicable.

The main function of this role is to oversee the day-to-day operations of the Vivarium operations spread across more than one building.  

Responsibilities include but are not limited to;
•  Animal handling and veterinary health assessments on a variety of laboratory species including USDA regulated species.
•  Surgical, technical, and/or anesthesia support for research studies or animal health and wellness.   
•  Interact with research staff, users, and vivarium staff in a professional, customer-service mindset and work collaboratively to resolve issues or resource conflicts.   

Formal descriptions can be supplied for interested candidates. 

Qualified candidates will have an AS degree or higher and 3-5+ years of experience in laboratory animal research in an academic or industrial research environment.  LATG certification preferred; CVT or LVT licensure a plus.  Prior Supervisory experience preferred but not required to be considered.  

Must be authorized to work in the US indefinitely to be considered and must be commutable to the Boston area or able to relocate with very limited assistance.  All resumes will be kept strictly confidential until you choose to pursue a specific opportunity with one of our clients.