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In Vivo Research Animal Care Technician (Morgan Hill, CA)

Kelly Services
Morgan Hill, CA 95038
In Vivo Animal Care Technician (Morgan Hill, CA)

Temp to Hire

We are currently seeking an experienced animal technician for our in vivo research projects. Animal technician will perform duties involving the daily care of research animals for experimental purposes, which includes daily health monitoring (taking body weight measurement), collecting other in vivo data (e.g., tumor measurement), dosing of animals (ip, iv, sc, and po), and collecting the organ samples (bleeding i.e., tail or retro-orbital bleeding, or cardiac bleeding and extracting organ tissues). All work will involve the direct handling of laboratory mice with a potential work with rats and other rodents. The candidate is also required to work in a barrier facility and wearing proper PPE.

Interested candidates should have several years of pertinent experience in a small to medium scale animal care facility and meet the following requirements:

High school degree or equivalent, college degree preferred.

Hands-on experience with handling laboratory rodents.

Proficient with compound dosing and collection of samples for PK/PD

Competent at entering data onto a laptop computer.

Skill and knowledge to apply principles of sanitizing and disinfecting cages in compliance with AAALAC standards.

Availability to work variable schedule including weekends and holidays.

Experience in surgical techniques and/or in vivo disease models is highly desired.

AALAS certification (ALAT or higher) preferred.

Accurate record keeping and troubleshooting skills

Self-motivated, flexible, and willing to meet strict time lines

Strong interpersonal communication skills

Ability to work in a fast paced, goal oriented, team-based environment

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Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2021-04-23 Expires: 2021-05-24

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In Vivo Research Animal Care Technician (Morgan Hill, CA)

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