Zebrafish Facility Supervisor: Washington University
Department of Developmental Biology
The Solnica-Krezel Lab
|Type of Position:||Facility Supervisor|
Description & Details:
The Department of Developmental Biology at Washington University School of Medicine invites applications for a Research Laboratory Supervisor for the Zebrafish Facility. Washington University in St. Louis is home to one of the largest and most modern zebrafish facilities in the world with robotic feeding and cleaning systems. This facility allows for large-scale, collaborative projects that would not be possible for individual investigators, helping scientists understand human development and disease, from birth defects and cancer to muscle and nerve disorders. The facility has almost 7,000 tanks, including a 2,000-tank nursery. The facility also has the capabilities for obtaining, viewing, and manipulating fish embryos.
We are seeking an outstanding applicant to join at the level of Research Laboratory Supervisor to oversee and manage the operations and the personnel of the Zebrafish Facility. The position is responsible for the smooth operation of the state-of-the art automated aquatic fish feeding system, RO water supply system, fish tank water recirculation and bio-filtration system as well as other laboratory equipment.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Bachelor’s degree with three or more years of lab experience including supervisory responsibility or an equivalent combination of education and experience equaling seven years.
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