The ideal candidate is expected to have worked in a science-oriented research enterprise and have several years of hands-on experience in laboratory animal research. Candidates will hold a degree in veterinary medicine (DVM) or in biological sciences. Knowledge of animal facilities, animal care and use and animal welfare are essential. Previous experience in animal facility operations is a plus. We expect the candidate to be a true team player, highly interactive and communicative, and a strong leader motivated to find pragmatic solutions by interactions with facility users.