Company: Alakaina Family of Companies
Location: Silver Spring
Posted on: November 22, 2022
The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) has a
potential need for a Project Manager, to provide technical services
for a uniform, consistent, high-quality animal husbandry, and
technical support services by utilizing experienced and
well-trained staff, preferably certified by the American
Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS). in support of
approved protocols for animal studies. Support is to be provided
out of Silver Springs, Maryland.
DESCRIPTION OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Direct on-site management of project/contract, general
supervision and control of staff resources.
* Assure accomplishment of performance goals.
* Provide contract deliverables.
* Assure compliance with facility SOPs.
* Maintain a health and safety program.
* Provide a continuous improvement and training program for
* Provide management guidance to the Assistant Project Manager and
Supervisors, and meet with the COR weekly or as needed.
* Certified by the American Association for Laboratory Animal
Science (AALAS) as Laboratory Animal Technologist (LATG), with at
least 6 years of experience in an animal facility, three of which
shall have been in a supervisory capacity.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
* Experience in the management of operations in highly populated
rodent facilities, and oversight of multiple supervisors and
facilities, and/or functional groups is strongly preferred.
* Certified Manager of Animal Resources (CMAR) certification is
* Strong understanding of the requirements for AAALAC accreditation
and site visits and the NRC Guide for the Care and Use of
Laboratory Animals (the Guide) and a working knowledge of computer
software, particularly eSirius or a comparable electronic facility
management system, Microsoft WORD, and Excel is essential for job
REQUIRED CITIZENSHIP AND CLEARANCE:
* Must pass a favorable background clearance.
The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is a
fast-growing government service provider. Employees enjoy
competitive salaries. Eligible employees enjoy a 401K plan with
company match; medical, dental, disability, and life insurance
coverage; tuition reimbursement; paid time off; and 10 paid
holidays. The Alaka`ina Foundation FOCs is proud to be an equal
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer of
individuals with disabilities and veterans. We are proud to state
that we do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of
race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or
disability status. If you are a person with a disability and you
need accommodation during the application process, please click
here to request accommodation. We E-Verify all employees.
The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is comprised of
industry-recognized government service firms designated as Native
Hawaiian Organization (NHO)-owned and 8(a) certified businesses.
The Family of Companies (FOCs) includes Ke`aki Technologies,
Laulima Government Solutions, Kpono Government Services, Kapili
Services, Po`okela Solutions, Kkaha Solutions, LLC, and Pololei
Solutions, LLC. Alaka`ina Foundation activities under the 501(c)3
principally benefit the youth of Hawaii through charitable efforts
which include providing innovative educational programs that
combine leadership, science & technology, and environmental
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