Animal Technician Job Description
The following is a full job description for Animal Technician. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Animal Technician along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Animal Technician is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Animal Technician, Sr., Animal Scientist I, Animal Groomer and Bather, Testing Technician, Orthopedic Technician, Ophthalmic Technician, Polysomnographic Technician, Hyperbaric Technician, Manufacturing Technician III
Requirements and Responsibilities For Animal Technician
Provides daily care for research animals. Cleans cages and equipment and monitors the health and well being of the animals. Responsible for coordinating with supervisors on operational and technical duties and may perform simple surgery and post-operative care. May transport animals to and from laboratories. Requires a high school diploma with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Also Referred to as: Animal Technician
Similar Jobs:  Animal Technician, Sr., Animal Scientist I, Animal Groomer and Bather, Testing Technician, Orthopedic Technician, Ophthalmic Technician, Polysomnographic Technician, Hyperbaric Technician, Manufacturing Technician III
Categories:  Healthcare -- Technicians, Science and Research
Industries:  Biotechnology, Chemicals, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals,
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