Animal Research Technician I

Coon Rapids, MN

Job Description

Clinicor is currently hiring for an Animal Research Technician position with our client in Coon Rapids

The primary responsibility of the position is the day to day care of animals in a research clinic. This include feeding, cleaning cages, assisting with documentation and observations of the animals as needed.
You will be working under direct supervision in a team environment

Qualified candidates will have the following skills and abilities

Understand and be committed to the client's Mission and Vision and Values Know and maintain compliance with GLP, FDA, USDA, AAALAC, IACUC, and all other applicable regulations and guidelines as they apply to the non-clinical research environment.

Adhere to standard operating procedures, work instructions, department guidelines, policies, and study protocols when completing the following:

  • Animal Husbandry
  • Animal Handling
  • Animal Observation
  • Documentation
  • Data Collection
  • Housekeeping
  • Stocking Supplies
  • Maintaining Equipment
  • Cageroom Rotation
Participate in the overall function of the Research Operations department which may include;
  • Late shift coverage
  • Animal/employee training
  • Study support
  • Process improvement processes
  • Support of department goals
  • Weekend and holiday shift coverage is a requirement of this position.
Perform computer and clerical functions to ensure organized and accurate reporting of animal observations, tasks, and data collection.

The Assistant position is expected to assist the team in the completion of daily tasks as individual duties are completed.

Perform other related duties as requested.



  • Able to read, understand and follow department and facility procedures and policies.
  • Demonstrate legible handwriting
  • Experience handling multiple animal species
  • Experience working independently and in a team environment
  • Experience communicating individually and within a team
  • Experience working with computer applications and web-based applications
  • High School Diploma
  • 0-2 years related animal research/care
  • An understanding of animal use in a research environment.


    Schedule would be working Thursday - Sunday 6:00am - 4:30 pm

    Post Date: 05.22.2020

    Salary: Contact for Rate

    Shift: AM

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