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Research Technician (Large Animal)

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

Provides care for laboratory animals before and after surgical procedures, including ongoing monitoring, data collection and providing for their basic needs in support of interventional and studies in accordance with APS SOPs and study protocols while adhering to GLP and non-GLP study guidelines as required.


+ Maintains knowledge of applicable APS Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in order to successfully perform job duties, and GLP regulations in order to implement appropriate regulations as they apply to the non-clinical research environment and individual protocols.

+ 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 preprocedural animal weights and clinical observations.

+ Monitors animals during their critical recovery phase on the days following surgery, including performing TPRs (temp, pulse, and 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 anthelmintic 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.


+ Associates or Bachelors degree in veterinary, biology, or other animal science-related field is required, and a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) or ALAT certification is preferred.

+ Knowledge of research animal physiology, pharmacology, and general animal care required.

+ An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

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Posted: 2021-11-19 Expires: 2021-12-20

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