The University of Notre Dame (ND.jobs) is accepting applications for a Veterinary Technician.
Applications will be accepted until 2/4/2021.
Be a part of Notre Dame Research!
Notre Dame Research's Freimann Life Science Center is currently recruiting a Veterinary Technician. The Veterinary Technician is responsible for the care and welfare of laboratory animals used in research and teaching. The Veterinary Technician is responsible for the daily husbandry of animals which includes: maintenance of the primary environment by changing cages, providing adequate feed, maintaining the secondary environment (animal room) through proper cleaning procedures, assessing the health of the animals by daily observations of each animal, and recording and reporting any abnormalities seen in the animals or in the environmental conditions of the room to the management.
The Veterinary Technician will perform technical procedures including but not limited to:
Administration of medications
Obtaining genetic materials from animals for genotyping
Administration of anesthesia for veterinary procedures
Performance of or assistance with surgical procedures
Injections and blood withdrawals
Euthanization of animals as required
Associates in Animal Science (Veterinary Technology degree) and Graduate of AVMA Veterinary Technology program
Must receive ALAT certification after 1 year. Must be RVT certified after 1 year. Must be able to work with biological agents.
ABOUT NOTRE DAME: The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual "Great Colleges to Work For" survey...and we are proud of it!
This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at https://facultyhandbook.nd.edu/?id=link-73597.
Equal Opportunity Employment Statement The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).
APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online at http://ND.jobs to Job # S21169. For additional information about working at the University of Notre Dame and various benefits available to employees, please visit http://hr.nd.edu/why-nd. The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and significant others with their job search.