Veterinary Technician

Location
Massachusetts, United States
Posted
25 Dec 2020
End of advertisement period
25 Feb 2021
Ref
19152
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

VETERINARY TECHNICIANDivision of Comparative Medicine (DCM), to provide clinical veterinary support and technical expertise for transgenic animals. Will collect specimens for sentinel testing; provide colony management services such as ear tagging, weaning, and skin biopsy; provide technical assistance and post-operative nursing support; and assist with anesthesia and surgical preparation. Training will be provided. The majority of work is done with mice.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: a high school diploma or its equivalent; self-motivation; strong time management, organizational, and interpersonal skills; proficiency with Microsoft Office; and laboratory animal handling experience. PREFERRED:  undergraduate degree in animal science, biology, or related field; experience with anesthesia administration and pre- and post-operative animal care; and AALAS certification. Job #19152-5

Weekend work will be required.

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