Lab Animal Techinician

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
02 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 8573/J3116

Job Description

Provides husbandry primarily of animals which can include barrier facilities, aquatic facilities or bio-containment areas. Maintains supplies, feed, and bedding inventories and storage. Trains technicians and is responsible for applicable record keeping. Imports and quarantines non-commercial animals/strains. Tracks expiration dates of controlled substances and researchers materials, performs inspections of rooms prior to normal inspections. Performs a number of high level Para-veterinary procedures including anesthetizing, bleeding, administering medications and injections, euthanizing animals.

Required Skills

1-3 years related experience GED/high school diploma required, bachelor's preferred, experience will be considered in lieu of education.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular