Operation Manager in Research Compliance, Lab Animal Care Facility

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
07 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
05 Oct 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Oversee the day to day operations of the animal care facilities. Maintain the facilities according to policies, procedures and standards and ensure compliance with federal and state guidelines and regulations. Work with Assistant Director, Animal Facilities Operations and research staff members to ensure that the care and use of lab animal is conducted following established procedures. Maintain the appropriate animal care records, facilities operations, animal care/husbandry operations and technical guidance of animal care staff. Collaborate with the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) to uphold institution-wide regulations and standards of care. Contribute to the University's Laboratory Animal Science core by mentoring and managing staff and actively participate in training LACF and research staff in compliance monitoring.

Required Skills

Requires: B.A./B.S., strong supervisory skills, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and three to five years of experience.

Up to 4 years of direct experience may be substituted for Bachelors degree.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location  

Boston , Massachusetts, United States

Position Type