Animal Care Technician, BUMC Lab Animal Science Center

Location
Boston, Massachusetts (US)
Posted
11 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
11 May 2019
Ref
2432
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The Animal Care Technician I follows all procedures necessary to maintain animal housing areas including room or facility personnel entry, use of personnel protective equipment (PPE), and decontamination of all equipment and material moving into controlled areas.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform cage changing or cleaning as required.
  • Maintain quality and health of research animals by performing health checks and recording animal health concerns per Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) and/or specified protocols.
  • Follow Institutional, local, state, federal regulations, policies and procedures to assure proper animal care, health and welfare.