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The Research Technician provides technical execution activities involving small animals related to genotype and husbandry. The incumbent reports via regular meetings with Principle Investigators and other research staff to review ongoing activities, plan future activities, and anticipate future needs with respect to animal needs. The incumbent is responsible for providing animal husbandry to mouse colonies, and assisting with technical services and procedures. The incumbent will report any physical or behavioural abnormalities, and will complete and maintain documentation and records related to animal care and procedures ensuring that animals are cared for according to Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC) and American College of Veterinary Services (ACVS) guidelines. The Research Technician will perform all tasks, under the direction of their supervisor, related to animal care, husbandry of mice, tissue collection, and genotyping in adherence to relevant guidelines. The incumbent will demonstrate sincere compassion for animals, and will advocate for the welfare of animals under their care by promptly following up with animal care leadership regarding any environmental, experimental or health concerns.


Vacancy: 1 Close Date: 2019/03/31 - 11:59PM

 


The Research Technician provides technical activities related to husbandry and behavior involving small animals. The incumbent reports via regular meetings with Principal Investigators and other research staff to review ongoing activities, and plan future activities with respect to animal welfare and behavior tasks. The incumbent is responsible for providing animal husbandry to mouse colonies, and performing behavioral tasks.  The incumbent will report any physical or behavioural abnormalities, and will complete and maintain documentation and records related to animal care and procedures ensuring that animals are cared for according to Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC) and American College of Veterinary Services (ACVS) guidelines.  The Research Technician will perform all tasks, under the direction of their supervisor, related to animal care, husbandry of mice, and behavior in adherence to relevant guidelines. The incumbent will demonstrate sincere compassion for animals, and will advocate for the welfare of animals under their care by promptly following up with animal care leadership regarding any environmental, experimental or health concerns.


Vacancy: 1 Close Date: 2019/03/31 - 11:59PM