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Title:  Manager, Animal Care

Division:  Center for Comparative Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $55,779 - $72,514
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  2250
Job Purpose

Oversees the daily operations of one or more animal research facilities.

Job Duties
  • Ensures adherence to standard operating procedures and industry standards.
  • Ensures compliance with all applicable regulations.
  • Maintains adequate inventory of feed, bedding, and supplies to support facility operations.
  • Interacts and coordinates with veterinary staff to assure health and welfare of animals.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and interprets health monitoring results and implements necessary course of action.
  • Maintains and provides reports on facility function, personal issues, inventory, data collection, and room/animal logs and record.
  • Supervises animal care staff.
Minimum Qualifications
  • 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 is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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