Animal Care Technician II - Job ID:5901


  • Understands and follows SOPs and safety procedures
  • Assists in monitoring compliance of daily husbandry requirements
  • Performs daily animal health checks, documents assigned duties and reports abnormal animal conditions to facility management and/or veterinary staff
  • Aseptically changes animal caging, maintains and sanitizes facility equipment, animal rooms, procedure rooms and other areas associated with animal facilities; while exercising proper waste disposal practices
  • Maintains daily animal room census and corrects/requests cage cards as required
  • Prepares and submits required husbandry records, logs, and inventories as requested
  • Performs cage washing and assists with contract related duties as assigned


  • HS Diploma or equivalent, Associate’s degree or higher preferred
  • Prior experience caring for animals in a laboratory or veterinary enviornment 
  • Must be able to lift at least 50lbs and stand for a porlonged period of time


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