The Division of Laboratory Animal Services at Augusta University is a service organization, which facilitates the research and teaching mission of the University by meeting the animal research needs of the research community while concurrently providing for the safe and ethical treatment of research animals.
Observing and examining experimental animals. Must have the ability to recognize signs of abnormal behavior, illness, or injury, which is either experimentally-related or occurring spontaneously. Relaying findings and consults with the veterinary staff, and discusses animal health issues with Investigators and/or research staff. Recognizes and reports changes in the animal's environment or deviations in their proper use and care which may affect animal welfare; aids in resolution of these issues.
High School Diploma, or GED from a recognized State or Federal accrediting organization and five years of experience in the field of animal science and medicine to include three years of experience in rodent surgery and animal colony management.
Additional Salary Information: Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position
Internal Number: 13612
About Augusta University
Augusta University is one of four public comprehensive research universities in the state with nearly 10,000 students enrolled in its nine colleges and schools, which include the Medical College of Georgia – the nation’s 13th-oldest medical school – the nationally-ranked Hull College of Business and Georgia’s only Dental College of Georgia. The clinical enterprise associated with the university includes the 478-bed AU Health and the 154-bed Children’s Hospital of Georgia. Augusta University is a unit of the University System of Georgia and an equal opportunity institution. http://www.augusta.edu/jobs. Augusta University/ AU Health is an equal opportunity employer including individuals with disabilities and veterans.