Responsible for the general maintenance and set up of various types of animals for studies in accordance with regulatory requirements and under supervision.
Cleaning cages, pens, trays, equipment, and fittings.
Ensuring animals are kept clean and comfortable.
Feeding and watering animals.
Handling and moving animals safely.
Monitoring the environmental conditions and reports deviations to supervisor.
Perform clinical observations, sample collection, monitoring food consumption, and performing accurate data collection and reporting.
Assists with technical functions in accordance with training and performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Collect and record research data and biological specimens in compliance with Good Laboratory Practice Regulations (GLPs), study protocols and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Work is reviewed by senior level staff to ensure conformance to experimental and therapeutic protocols. Stocking and ordering supplies, maintaining lab cleanliness, autoclaving supplies, and appropriately disposing of biohazardous and chemical waste. Ability to work across groups and with more than one species.
Candidates will have a high school diploma or associate degree in Life Sciences with 0-1 year of related experience.
A combination of equivalent experience and education will be considered.
Must be able to demonstrate a commitment to the quality care of laboratory animals and direct contact with a variety of animals. Preferred
Previous animal handling experience is required. Requires ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
AALAS certification at the Laboratory Animal Technician level is desirable.
This 2+ month position starts ASAP.
Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Milky: Milky@alphaconsulting.Com
ALPHA'S REQUIREMENT #22-02506
MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S. AS AN HOURLY W2 EMPLOYEE