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Animal Technician
Cambridge, East

Do you have experience as an Animal Technician, as well as working in a laboratory?

Are you searching for your next opportunity to showcase your existing skills and experience?

As an Animal Technician for our client, your responsibilities will include the day to day husbandry, care and welfare of the animals at the site.


Main responsibilities as an Animal Technician include but not limited to:

  • Performing routine animal husbandry, as well as keeping detailed records of health checks
  • Handling, sexing and identifying animals to ensure high standards of animal care and welfare are maintained
  • Maintaining specific animal rooms, including basic housekeeping of animal areas, following strict hygiene rules
  • Carrying out routine regulated procedures


What skills, experience and qualifications do I need?

  • Institute of Animal Technology Certificate or equivalent
  • Experience within an animal facility
  • Awareness of ASPA and the 3 R’s
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience of handling and sexing offspring would be to an advantage
  • Experience of contributing to and following SOPs would be desirable
  • Candidate must be available to work 1 in 3 weekends
  • Candidate must be physically fit due to some lifting and standing for the majority of shifts


How do I apply?

The application process for this role is easy. Permitting you match said criteria, simply click and apply to the advert, and if successful, you will be contacted by a member of the team ASAP. Due to the number of applications we receive, if you have not been contacted within 1 week, unfortunately you have not been successful for this role.


All successful applications are subject to S3 Science’s stringent vetting and security checks.


S3 Science is proud to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.

Salary: 20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Date Posted: 01/06/2021
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