Western Slope Veterinary Laboratory Technician – POSITION LOCATED IN GRAND JUNCTION, COLORADO.
The Colorado State University Western Slope Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, in Grand Junction, Colorado is seeking a full time laboratory technician. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: diagnostic testing in Bacteriology, Serology, Parasitology, and Molecular Diagnostics (PCR). In addition, duties will include assisting the veterinary diagnostician in necropsy procedure and specimen collection.
Competitive salary, benefits including health insurance, retirement contribution, paid annual and sick leave make this a desirable position in one of the best places to live in Colorado!
Grand Junction is the largest city on the Western Slope of Colorado. It is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise, with access to mountain, river, and desert activities. Skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, mountain biking, fishing and hunting are all possible within a short radius of the town. In addition, the Grand Valley and surrounding areas are rich agricultural centers, providing fresh produce, local wines, brews and ciders.
To apply, please visit: http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/48060. You will be asked to submit a resume/CV and cover letter detailing your education and experience as it relates to the minimum and preferred qualifications of the position. Include any laboratory and/or veterinary diagnostic experience with relevant dates. A list of three professional references with contact information is also required. References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates.
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 8/22/17. Close Posting Date is 9/12/17
CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
Please view full description at: http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/48060
Additional Salary Information: See official posting at http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/48060
About Colorado State University - Western Slope Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
The Western Slope Laboratory provides a wide variety of testing services and provides handling of samples for all testing available through the CSU Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory system.We are heavily involved in agricultural activities and work closely with livestock producers along with their local veterinarians in the management, care, and prevention of diseases in livestock. In addition, th...e laboratory serves companion animal owners, veterinarians, and other animal services such as Parks and Wildlife, law enforcement, and Animal Control in disease investigation and diagnosis. The laboratory and its staff play an integral role in ensuring the safety of food production, the rapid and accurate diagnosis of zoonotic disease, and the connection between human and animal health.