Más InformaciónVeterinary anesthetist Experimental Surgery Unit
VHIR offers a veterinary anaesthetist position for the Experimental Surgery Unit (ESU). More information about ESU can be found here. The ESU’s specialities are: preclinical animal models (pig, sheep and rabbit) for research and teaching purposes, anaesthesia, analgesia and resuscitation protocols and pre and post-operative animal care and welfare. It offers integral preclinical imaging services (fluoroscopy, ultrasound), ethics committee assistance and has an ISO 9001:2015 quality management system certification.
Education and qualifications:
Degree in veterinary medicine and specialist in anaesthesia
Hold the accreditations according the Ministerial Order ECC/566/2015, of 20th March and to Directive 2010/63/EU: d Function
High level of English.
Deeply knowledge of the regulation, law and ethical aspects related to the animal experimentation.
Quality system management.
Experience and knowledge:
Experience working with experimental animals (specifically rabbits, sheep and pigs).
Experience in management of other species.
Experience in experimental surgeries
Experience with research procedures or veterinary clinic.
Main responsibilities and duties:
Daily monitoring of animal’s health.
Protocols of pre-surgical conditions, anaesthesia, analgesia and euthanasia and with different animal models.
Pre and postoperative care of the animals.
Monitoring and improvement of animal welfare.
Data collection and monitoring and also analysis of results.
Supervision and coordination of caretakers and technicians work.
Veterinary advice and support to users with the experimental procedures
Supervision of in situ environmental parameters of the installation as well as the proper functioning of the housing equipment.
Length: Replacement for a leave of absence
Contract: Full Time (40h per week)
Starting date: November 11th 2019
Gross annual salary: 25.000€ - 32.720€
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants should submit a full Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter with the reference “Veterinary anaesthetist” to the following email address: email@example.com before January 31th 2020.