Animal Technician, BUMC Lab Animal Science Center

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
13 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
10 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Animal Technician II will provide exceptional animal care for all multiple species of research animals while maintaining and providing proper sanitization of all animal equipment, research facility and materials. The incumbent will strictly follow all institutional, local, state, and federal regulations, policies and procedures to assure proper animal health and welfare is provided for animals. They are responsible for performance of basic animal husbandry for USDA/ regulated species consisting of nonhuman primate, swine, rabbit, chinchilla, guinea pig, hamster, other USDA species. Responsibilities also include performing basic animal care inclusive of Animal Biosafety Levels 1 &2 plus Chemical Containment Levels: CCL-1, CCL-2, CCL-3.

Required Skills

High school diploma or GED, 1-2 years experience, prefer AALAS ALAT (American Assoc for Laboratory Animal Science, Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician) certification

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

Job Location

BOSTON, United States

Position Type