Hobson Associates

Veterinary Surgical Scientist

Job Id: 20872
Job Type: Retained
Industry: Pre-Clinical
Worksite Location: Headquarters
Location: Muskegon County, MI .
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Join a rapidly growing contract research organization in Muskegon County, Michigan!

Due to expansion, they are looking to add a Principal Veterinary Surgeon to their team. WILL RELOCATE.

  • The research that this organization does is hyper-focused and cutting-edge!
  • They are known as a leader in the gene therapeutics industry for the central delivery of those products.
  • Your chance to work on uncommon (and some common) genetic and medical conditions.
  • Did I mention they have some cool "toys"- such as fluoroscopes and a 3.0T MRI!?

The Veterinary Surgeon is responsible for providing surgical services to support research protocols including performing surgery, study set-up, pre-operative functions, or supervision, and post-operative follow-up.


  • Minimum: BS, MS, or equivalent in animal or life science related discipline
  • 5+ years of surgical-related research experience.
  • Surgical Research Technologist (SRT) or Surgical Research Specialist (SRS) Certification through the Academy of Surgical Research
  • Ability to demonstrate the scientific relevance of using surgical models for development of treatments
  • Demonstrate the ability to independently perform, direct, and assist with minor and major surgical procedures.
  • Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot surgical techniques and associated surgical equipment
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office core applications. Ability to learn and use additional applications.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, both inside and outside the organization.
  • Understanding of operational procedures in a pre-clinical environment and the ability to resolve complex issues.

*Competitive salary, rich benefits & relocation package.

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Meghann Grant

Partner - Life Sciences

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