Posted: Apr 18, 2019
Do you have an interest in the animal science field and just need a starting point? Taconic is hiring an Animal Care Technician to interact directly and care for small research mice models. Taconic is an innovative biosciences organization that has been supporting the medical, educational and pharmaceutical industries for over 65 years!
The Animal Care Technician will follow Standard Operating Procedures to ensure the welfare of small research mice. This position will give you foundational lab experience with future growth into their Animal Care Technician 13-week training program where you can gain experience with animal husbandry and animal technical science.
This is a direct hire and full-time opportunity paying $13.50 per hour. Taconic offers competitive benefits and a strong team environment. Technicians take pride in their contribution to the larger impact in the biomedical research field.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Maintain animal cage environment, supply feed, and water
• Monitor temperature and humidity of animal housing
• Accurately take enter data
Successful candidates will possess the following skills and experience:
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
• At least 6 months’ work experience
• Strong attention to detail
• Ability to work independently
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For more details on this role contact:
Angela Milkie-Stokes, Resource Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org