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SoBran is seeking a Clinical Veterinarian II to serve at the National Institutes of Health.
OVERVIEW: This is a general summary of the responsibilities associated with the position of Clinical Veterinarian II for the NIH, Laboratory Animal Research Contract (LARC). This description is not inclusive of all duties required to successfully complete the job each day. It is intended to reflect SoBran’s contractual obligations to the LARC. Employees are expected to complete all assigned duties each day, arrive to work at 7:00 am and depart at 3:30 pm M-F. In addition, you will be expected to work extra hours during an emergency or if any unexpected situation arise until work is completed.
Primary duties may include the following:
Understand and follow all SOPs and Quality Assurance Standards.
Provide veterinary care consistent with NICHD and NIH practices, guidelines, and policies.
Therapeutic medicine to include the initiation, administration, alteration, and termination of treatment regimens.
Provide research support and oversight to investigators housing animals in NICHD operated facilities.
Review animal study proposals for facility capabilities and provide input for alternative strategies
Maintain facility/veterinary records and/or databases in accurate and timely manner.
Follow NICHD preventive medicine programs which include quarantining, testing, conditioning, and isolating animals as necessary, and developing and coordinating animal health surveillance and environmental sanitation programs.
Lead, train and mentor veterinary technicians.
Participation in the shipping and receiving of research animals, including development of all necessary documents and health examinations.
Provide emergency after-hours care on a rotational basis.
A degree in Veterinary medicine.
Knowledge in the development and management of animal research protocols.
Provide input and data to investigators concerning their research and plans for the animal’s health and wellbeing.
Possess good verbal and written communication and computer skills.
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Internal Number: 21881
About SoBran Inc.
SoBran, Inc. is a rapidly growing technical and professional services company, serving government and industry for 20 years. We partner with customers to solve problems affecting critical missions such as biomedical research, defense, homeland security, environmental protection, and national energy policy. Core SoBran strengths include biomedical research support, engineering, logistics and supply chain management, mail sanitation and screening, and program management support. Our biomedical services professionals support world class research that impacts the health of people around the world.