Entry Level Animal Care Technician

Looking to to continue your experience in the veterinary setting? APPLY NOW to this entry level tech position!


experience performing animal husbandry

experience working or handling animals in veterinary setting or animal hospital

Experience logging scientific data within Excel or another database

Experience working with animals in a vivarium setting

Making sure that all animals are kept in a safe and cleanly environment

Performing animal husbandry techniques to make sure animals are cared for

Documenting data according time and place of animal care

Breeding and maintenance of several models that are requested by the various research groups

Make sure all mice are counted and always accounted for according to studies

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in a related scientific field

1 year of animal husbandry technique experience

Experience logging and maintaining scientific or other types of data

Experience working with animals within a vivarium setting

Experience with cleaning cages and watering and feeding animals according to a specific schedule

Hard work ethic and cant be afraid to interact with animals

Strong organizational skills

Must be reliable to work under minimal supervision

Other Skills:

  • Attention to Detail
  • Time management
  • Taking notes

About Actalent:

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The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Nutley, NJ, US