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Large Animal Research Technician - Overnights

Kelly Services
Minneapolis, MN 55405
**Large Animal Research Technician**


**9:00 pm - 7:30 am Wednesday-Sunday**



**$22/hr**



**Temp to Hire**



**Summary:**



This role provides care for laboratory animals before and after surgical procedures, including ongoing monitoring, data collection and providing for their basic needs in accordance with SOPs and study protocols while adhering to GLP and non-GLP study guidelines as required.



**Responsibilities:**




+ Dispenses medications as prescribed by veterinarian and/or protocol specifications.

+ Performs and documents a variety of activities, including but not limited to, routine clinical observations, charting of physiological data and animal health status, taking study-required animal weights, documentation of maintenance medicine administration, etc.

+ Administers start-up medications, monitors the fasting of animals, and performs pre-procedure animal weights and clinical observations.

+ Monitors animals during their critical recovery phase on the days following surgery, including performing TPRs (temp, pulse, respiration), auscultation of the heart and lungs, assessing pain of animals at incision sites, changing wound dressings and administering medications.

+ Performs intravenous blood draws.

+ Performs preventive health maintenance such as administering maintenance medications, administering anthelmintics and vaccinations, ointment applications, hoof and nail trims including sedation as needed, bathing and ear cleaning.

+ Performs all aspects of veterinary care and general husbandry procedures according to established procedures, guidelines and study protocols that meet the acceptable criteria of the veterinarian.

+ Communicates with veterinary staff, supervisor and study directors regarding living conditions and medical status of animals.



**Qualifications:**




+ Desire to work with large laboratory animals

+ Associate or Bachelor's degree in related veterinary field (Animal Science, Veterinary Technology or Biology), or the LAT certification is required, and a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) certification is preferred.

+ Experience working with and handling large animals is required.

+ Experience in a laboratory setting is preferred, however knowledge of research animal physiology, pharmacology, and general animal care required.




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



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/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2020-10-09 Expires: 2020-11-09

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