Animal Technician I - Research
Posted on: January 27, 2023
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Candidates that have previous experience working with animals, in
sanitation, housekeeping, warehouse operations, production and
inventory control are encouraged to apply!
Work Hours: 7:00am to 3:30pm. Some flexibility needed for later
hours on special projects and weekend and holiday feeding
Starting wage $16.00 per hour. Higher pay rates may be available
for candidates with prior animal care experience.
$1,000 sign on bonus eligible for new hires! Excellent training
provided with extensive benefits starting at the first of the month
including medical plans, dental plans, 24 days of PTO in the first
year, tuition reimbursement, 401K with 5% matching, and much more!
We will invest in you! Through Labcorp Education Advantage program
employees with 6 months of service and in good standing are
eligible to receive tuition coverage for any of the 15 online
undergraduate programs in healthcare and life sciences degrees.
As an Animal Technician you'll work closely with the small and
large animal population to include ferrets, felines, rodents,
rabbits, swine, goats, sheep and primates.
Duties include, but are not limited to-- Feeding of all species
within the animal facilities. Observation of animals, and reporting
health issues.- Perform blood draws including exsanguinations on
specific species according to protocol and client request.- Assist
with the receiving of animals into the facilities and shipping
animals out of the facility.- Changing of all soiled animal cage
units. Sanitation of all equipment used in the process of
cleaning.- Assist with the operation of cage washer and tunnel
washer- Bedding of animal pens and stalls- Document sanitation
practices following GRP. Help maintain AAALAC accreditation and
regulatory compliance; animal handling according to the Guide on
Animal Handling and Husbandry.- Understand the use of chemicals in
the facilities and how to find/read MSDS
Duties Specific to Large Animals- Operation of fork lift, tractor
and skid loader with appropriate training- Assist with the
unloading of hay and feed trucks and stocking supplies on the dock
- Assist with sanitization A-4 feed cooler- Daily feeding and
observation of all large animals to ensure good health status in
conjunction with veterinarian care program
Qualifications- Basic computer skills- Consistent work history-
Experience in the Animal Care industries helpfulLabcorp is proud to
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