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Animal Technicians (Rodent Breeding and Research Facility)

Advertiser: Monash University3.8 out of 53.8 overall rating (198 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
10 Jun 2019
Location
Melbourne, Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs
Salary
$54,530-$61,382 HEW 3 (plus 9.5% superannuation)
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Science & Technology, Laboratory & Technical Services

Animal Technicians (Rodent Breeding and Research Facility)

Job No.: 593633

Location: Clayton campus

Employment: Full-time

Duration: Fixed-term appointment until Tuesday 31 December 2019

Remuneration: $54,530 - $61,382 pa HEW Level 03 (plus 9.5% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions
  • Be a part of an inclusive, collaborative community

There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. And that’s because you’re not just starting your career, or taking on a bigger challenge. You’re making a real contribution – surrounded by energetic, inspiring people who are driven to make a difference as well. Monash is a place where you’ll be able to develop your career in exciting, sometimes unexpected ways – putting you in the best possible position for a rewarding future.

The Opportunity

Monash Animal Research Platform (MARP) is seeking to appoint two energetic Animal Technicians, one in the Rodent Breeding Facility and one in the Experimental Animal Facility to assist with the day to day care of laboratory animals. MARP is the platform within the faculty charged with responsibility for providing laboratory animals, housing and technical services to the faculty’s research base.

With a keen interest in animal husbandry and biomedical research, you will predominately be working with rodents.

You will be involved in activities such as:

  • Maintenance and breeding of laboratory animals
  • Technical assistance 
  • The provision of animal husbandry
  • Data collection and storage
  • Liaison with researchers
  • Promotion of animal welfare and development of quality assurance systems

We are seeking someone with completion or near completion of an Associate Diploma of Applied Science (Animal Technology) or a combination of relevant knowledge, training and experience.

Experience with specialised machinery (such as irradiator, laminar flow, box and bottle washers, Biosafety class 2 hoods, autoclave, change stations) is desirable.

Baseline medical is required for all selected applicants.

Come and work for Monash! We have great staff benefits and salary packaging options available!

This position is a full-time fixed term position until 31 December 2019.

If this sounds like a position that suits your current career focus we look forward to hearing from you.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".

Enquiries

Cherelle Baldock, Animal Facility Manager, +61 3 9902 0220

Position Description

Animal Technician (Rodent Breeding and Research Facility)

Closing Date

Monday 24 June 2019, 11:55 pm AEST

Job No.: 593633

Location: Clayton campus

Employment: Full-time

Duration: Fixed-term appointment until Tuesday 31 December 2019

Remuneration: $54,530 - $61,382 pa HEW Level 03 (plus 9.5% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions
  • Be a part of an inclusive, collaborative community

There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. And that’s because you’re not just starting your career, or taking on a bigger challenge. You’re making a real contribution – surrounded by energetic, inspiring people who are driven to make a difference as well. Monash is a place where you’ll be able to develop your career in exciting, sometimes unexpected ways – putting you in the best possible position for a rewarding future.

The Opportunity

Monash Animal Research Platform (MARP) is seeking to appoint two energetic Animal Technicians, one in the Rodent Breeding Facility and one in the Experimental Animal Facility to assist with the day to day care of laboratory animals. MARP is the platform within the faculty charged with responsibility for providing laboratory animals, housing and technical services to the faculty’s research base.

With a keen interest in animal husbandry and biomedical research, you will predominately be working with rodents.

You will be involved in activities such as:

  • Maintenance and breeding of laboratory animals
  • Technical assistance 
  • The provision of animal husbandry
  • Data collection and storage
  • Liaison with researchers
  • Promotion of animal welfare and development of quality assurance systems

We are seeking someone with completion or near completion of an Associate Diploma of Applied Science (Animal Technology) or a combination of relevant knowledge, training and experience.

Experience with specialised machinery (such as irradiator, laminar flow, box and bottle washers, Biosafety class 2 hoods, autoclave, change stations) is desirable.

Baseline medical is required for all selected applicants.

Come and work for Monash! We have great staff benefits and salary packaging options available!

This position is a full-time fixed term position until 31 December 2019.

If this sounds like a position that suits your current career focus we look forward to hearing from you.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".

Enquiries

Cherelle Baldock, Animal Facility Manager, +61 3 9902 0220

Position Description

Animal Technician (Rodent Breeding and Research Facility)

Closing Date

Monday 24 June 2019, 11:55 pm AEST

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