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Project Manager

MPF Federal, LLC
Gaithersburg, MD
  • Expired: April 30, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

MPF Federal is seeking a Project Manager to provide support for the daily operations of the animal facility, internal systems, policies & procedures and the facility staff.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • 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 staff

  • Provide management guidance to the Assistant Project Manager and Supervisors

  • Meet with the COR weekly or as needed


  • Shall be certified by the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) as Laboratory Animal Technologist (LATG)

  • Minimum 6 years of experience in an animal facility, two of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity

  • A Certified Manager of Animal Resources (CMAR) certification is strongly recommended

  • Formal education must include a minimum of a B.S. degree in the animal or other biological sciences, e.g., zoology, biology, microbiology, veterinary science. Formal education may be substituted for experience and extensive experience may be substituted for formal education with approval from the COR.

  • Additional training in microbiology, biology and animal husbandry is required.

  • Familiarity with the requirements for AAALAC accreditation and the NRC Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (the Guide)

  • Working knowledge of electronic facility management computer software system

  • Microsoft WORD and Excel are essential for job performance

  • Excellent communication and client consulting skill

  • COVID-19 vaccine and proof of full vaccination required

MPF Federal is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. We offer a competitive compensation package including a competitive salary, medical benefits, PTO, holiday pay and more.

MPF Federal, LLC


Gaithersburg, MD
20883 USA



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