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Animal Care Technician (I, II or III)

Morehouse School Of Medicine Atlanta, GA
  • Expired: July 14, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Position Information
Posting Number
NONAC1510
Job Title
Animal Care Technician (I, II or III)
Position Title
Animal Care Technician (I, II or III)
Position Type
Non-Faculty
Salary
$28,000 - $32,000; Commensurate upon experience
Department
CLAR
Position Summary
Positions in this job family provide direction and support for scientific and research activities. Responsibilities of jobs in this family include supporting or conducting scientific research and the collection, analysis, and reporting of data. Typical functions include grants administration, theoretical and applied research, human subject compliance, laboratory support services, animal care, etc.
DUTIES
Provide assistance to Animal Technicians I and II in preparing for AALAS certification by providing knowledge, teaching and training as required. Also, provide training for animal care staff in the area of restraining techniques, administering injections, and breeding.
Conserves and cares for animal species to ensure adequate preparation for laboratory experiments.
Assists in the performance of clinical, diagnostic, and technical procedures to facilitate research projects or care for animals.
Performs animal husbandry duties.
Assists in providing colony management and reports any signs of distress and/or diseases.
Monitors and maintains upkeep and the maintenance of equipment.
Assists in providing pre and post-op care for animals used for surgery. Provides treatment of sick and injured animals as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
Education and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science or related field; min (2) yrs of veterinary or animal lab setting with a Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician (ALAT) Certification. OR Associates Degree in Animal Science or related field; minimum of (4) years of veterinary or lab setting with Laboratory Animal Technician (LAT) OR High School Diploma or equivalent required; minimum of (6) years of veterinary or lab setting with Laboratory Animal Technologist (LATG) Certification.
NOTE: All certifications must be obtained through American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS)
Preferred Qualifications
Posting Date
07/10/2019
Closing Date
Open Until Filled
No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Morehouse School Of Medicine

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Atlanta, GA
30309 USA