Animal Care Technician I

Hiring By - Biostaffic

 BioPharma

San Diego, California - United States

Job Highlights

Not Disclosed

Entry level

Posted 4 months ago
Job details
Company Description
Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.
Eurofins is the global leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience Contract Research Organisation services. Eurofins is one of the market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies, as well as having an emerging global presence in Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisations. The Group also has a rapidly developing presence in highly specialised and molecular clinical diagnostic testing and in-vitro diagnostic products.
In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 55,000 staff across a decentralised and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 50 countries. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products.
Job Description
We are seeking a full time Animal Care Technician. The Animal Care Tech I works under close supervision of the senior technician. The employee will be trained and expected to perform routine husbandry, cage changing, cleaning, sanitizing rooms, stocking supplies, and storing cages. Primarily responsible for physical environment of vivarium. This individual will participate in all aspects of animal work including cage washing, animal receipt, observation, and husbandry, and record keeping related to colony maintenance. Must have ability to follow direction, to be thorough in performing assigned tasks, and to organize work efficiently. Must be able to work a physically demanding job. Must be able to work overtime, weekends and holidays as needed.
Essential Duties And Responsibilities
  • Provides animal care and husbandry, checking food, water, and condition of all animals daily.
  • Responsible for the receipt, examination, verification, and caging of all incoming laboratory animals.
  • Replaces bedding, changes cages, and maintains the animal areas in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Cleans and decontaminates the facility.
  • Variable work hour requirements.
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma/GED, Associates Degree
  • Prior experience in vivarium, veterinary or other animal care setting is desirable but not required.
Additional Information
  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • $19.00-$23.00 hourly

Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No

Location:

  • San Diego, California - United States

Experience:

  • Entry level

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 12, 2024
Company Overview
Eurofins PSS Insourcing Solutions
Eurofins PSS Insourcing Solutions

Current Openings: 0

Eurofins Professional Scientific Services® (PSS) is a global, award-winning insourcing solution that places our people at client sites and is dedicated to running and managing client laboratory services while eliminating headcount, co-employment and project-management worries. We infuse our 55-year track record of scientific and laboratory operations expertise, as well as HR and great place to work best practices, to recruit, hire, train and manage highly qualified scientists to perform laboratory services using our client’s quality systems and equipment. With more than 3,000 employees, Eurofins PSS Insourcing Solutions is currently providing services at more than 100 sites in over 15 countries throughout North America and Europe. In addition, Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing operates 36 laboratory locations, totaling more than 2,000,000 ft2 across 19 countries worldwide. Eurofins PSS Insourcing Solutions employs and manages full-time employees and provides a comprehensive benefits package, as well as training, development and career advancement opportunities.
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