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Animal Care Technician

Req ID #: 220936

Baltimore, Maryland, USA
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About this job

We are seeking a Animal Care Technician I for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Baltimore, MD.

We are seeking a Animal Care Technician I for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Baltimore, MD.

The following are responsibilities related to the Animal Care Technician I

Primary role, monitor daily animal health and welfare while performing daily animal health observations, animal husbandry duties to maintain quality and health of research animals, to include: perform daily water bottle /automatic water line and cage checks; provide appropriate food and water; perform cage changing and/or cage cleaning as required per SOP and/or specified protocols.

The pay for this position is $17.20 USD per hour.  

Who are we looking for? 

A candidate will possess the following:  High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.  Six months experience in research animal care and husbandry preferred.

In addition, achieve Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician (ALAT) certification within twelve months of eligibility to sit for the examination.

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About Charles River

Charles River is an early-stage Contact Research Organization (CRO). Here, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people's lives. With 100 sites around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our clients' unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world.

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