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    Summary

    You will serve as a Animal Facility Manager in the Veterinary Sciences Department of the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute of UNIF SRVS UNI OF THE HLTH SCI.

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    Responsibilities

    • You will review and interpret animal welfare laws for application to animal husbandry, production and research methods within the facility.
    • You will evaluate husbandry practices and modify or establish new procedures and incorporate Good Laboratory Practice principals as required to maintain high standards of animal care for constantly fluctuating populations.
    • You will analyze project research requirements for laboratory animals by species and strains and reallocates animals, facilities, and manpower to meet expected demands.
    • You will develop and manage the facilities budget, approving expenditures and reconciling monthly expenditures.
    • You will ensure an effective pest and vermin control program in place.
    • You will perform supervisory functions to include authority to hire, direct, assign, evaluate, promote, reward, transfer, furlough, layoff, recall, suspend, discipline, or remove employees.
    • You will perform supervisory functions to include authority to hire, direct, assign, evaluate, promote, reward, transfer, furlough, layoff, recall, suspend, discipline, or remove employees, to adjust their grievances.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel is dependent upon position description and availability of funding.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    None

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