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Animal Research Technician III

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Must Have: Minimum Requirements
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience of relevant experience and may require vocational or technical education or certification in addition to prior work experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Nice to Have
  • Able to read, understand and follow departmental and facility procedures and policies
  • Demonstrate legible handwriting
  • Experience handling multiple animal species
  • Experience working independently and in a team environment
  • Experience working with computer applications and web-based applications
  • Experience performing anesthesia management and monitoring independent of a veterinarian.
  • Self-motivated
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to work in a high-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently
  • Associates degree as a Veterinary Technician or Surgery Technician; or Bachelor’s degree in a related field (Animal Science, Veterinary Technology, Biology, Nursing); or certification in related field (Animal Science or Veterinary Technology) with 2+ years of hands on experience.
  • • Knowledge of animal anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and anesthesia.

    • Knowledge and experience in post-operative care, critical patient care, and pain management.

    • Advanced veterinary technical skills.

    • Knowledge and understanding of anesthesia and patient monitoring equipment.

    • Knowledge of animal and human disease states.

    • Knowledge of cardiovascular and neuro systems in a variety of species.

    • Knowledge of imaging systems (X-Ray, MRI, CT, fluoroscopy, ultrasound)

  • AALAS Certification at the ALAT, LAT, or LATG level
  • Experience working in a regulated environment
  • Experience using imaging equipment including fluoroscopy, computed radiology, etc.
  • Knowledge of research animal physiology, pharmacology, anesthesia, and general care
  • Office environment technical skills such as Microsoft word, OneNote, outlook etc.                           

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Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

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