Animal Technician

Job Description

Title: Animal Technician

Company Name: Australian National University

Vacancy: 2

Job Location: ACT

Employment Status: Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer 2/3 (Technical)
Salary package: $ 54,255 - $ 64,731 plus 17% superannuation
 
Terms: 
  • Full time, Fixed Term (12 months, with the possibility of extension contingent on funding)
  • Multiple positions available

Position overview

ANU has an international reputation for research and education relevant to the health and well-being of the population of Australia, as well as that of the developing world. This is achieved through discovery research, applied research in health service settings, research-led teaching in health and medical sciences, and the translation of research findings into practice and policy. The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.  

The Australian Phenomics Facility (APF), within the John Curtin School of Medical Research, supports biomedical research activities by providing the highest ethical and welfare standards for laboratory animals and ensuring genetic and microbiological control is maintained. We are looking for animal care technicians to join our team. You will possess excellent attention to detail and work well both independently and as part of a team. You will be responsible for the day-to-day husbandry and care of laboratory animals within the Animal Services team at the APF to the highest welfare standards. On-the-job training will be provided to the successful applicants.

For more information please contact Ms Karen Brennan, Head of Animal Services, APF, JCSMR, T: +61 2 6125 5529 E: [email protected]

Closing Date: 7 February 2021

Position Description:  Animal Technician_ANU023_24.5.18 (2).docx

ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Important Note

  • Vaccinations may be required to meet the expectations of this role
  • Tasks to be undertaken are of a physical and repetitive nature. A pre-employment medical may be required
  • We are looking for individuals available on a full time Monday to Friday basis
  • Participation in a weekend and public holiday roster is required
  • This position is not suitable for individuals with existing allergic conditions

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.

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