Animal Care Technician  
Perform basic animal husbandry techniques following all applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the specific work area. 
  • Animal Care and Husbandry Responsibilities
  • Ensure that high standards of animal welfare are met.
  • Provide food, water and clean housing to animals according to applicable SOPs.
  • Perform routine animal health observations.
  • Monitor temperature and humidity, reporting any issues to supervisor or manager.
  • Maintain accurate records
  • Maintain vivarium cleanliness in accordance with applicable SOPs.
  • Order and maintain accurate supply inventory
  • Maintain and organize supply areas.
Other Responsibilities 
  • Maintain rodent breeding colonies
  • Perform dose administrations including IV, PO, SQ, and IM.
  • Perform blood collections including RO, submandibular, saphenous, tail vein, cardiac puncture.
  • Perform data collection, euthanasia and tissue collections.
  • Reserve, select, and accurately pack animals for transfers following established shipping procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Physical Demands 
  • Dexterity of physical condition to operate all job duties; lift and move objects regularly throughout the shift.
  • Work in a standing position requiring bending and stretching of arms and legs throughout regular work shift.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.
Special Considerations 
  • Must avoid contact with rodent species outside of work.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent. Associate degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school or BS preferred.

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