This position will oversee the daily health and care of facility housed animals, and ensure that the facility complies and operates according to USDA APHIS, NAAB AND CSS guidelines. This position will manage IACUC, KDHE and University safety protocols, supervise the maintenance of the facility and assist with the daily bull collection schedule both on the KABSU premise along with field service.
*Assist with semen collection from bulls located at KABSU and from bulls on client ranches.
*Some travel and occasional overnight stay is necessary.
*Will be responsible for movement of bulls within the facility for collections and health testing.
*Assist with the cleaning of equipment and facilities used for semen
collection and health testing
*Provide feeding , care and management of bulls housed at KABSU.
*Assist with commodity procurement.
*Will have public interaction regarding entry and exit of housed bulls and haul in bulls
*Maintain grounds and facilities including equipment operation, fencing and general repair, welding, mowing, fertilizing, grading and graveling roads, snow removal and painting.
Manage IACUC, KDHE and Environmental Health and Safety protocols.