Animal Care Technician

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Genetics & Genomics, Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 11 May 2021

Proclinical is currently recruiting for an Animal Care Technician with a company located in Philadelphia, PA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical support to small animal program (clinical observations, sample collections, dosing, weaning, genotyping, document and maintain study data)
  • Assist with breeding colony management (setting up mating cages, weaning, genotyping, eartagging) and updating electronic data files (excel or Softmouse)
  • Assist with veterinary/clinical care and sentinel health monitoring program

Skills and Requirements:

  • Mouse and rat handling, restraint, sexing
  • Mouse genotyping and weaning
  • Mouse identification techniques (ear tagging, tattooing, microchipping)
  • Dosing techniques in mice (IV (tail, RO), SQ, oral gavage, IP, IM)
  • Dosing techniques (superficial temporal vein, ICV)
  • Experience with LIMS data capture system (particularly with Xybion Pristima)
  • Prior experience with Good Laboratory Practices
  • Prior experience with sentinel health monitoring

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Janelle Jones at 267-297-3257.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.