Senior Animal Technician/Team Leader

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Location
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary
£21,843-£25,298
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Expires
30 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Animal Technician/Team Leader

Central Cambridge • £21,843-£25,298 • Ref: AQ12632

We are looking to recruit a Senior Animal Technician for a facility based in Central Cambridge.

As a member of a hardworking team you will support the unit’s senior management by supervising a team of technicians, within a barrier facility, with the care and welfare of rodents housed in IVCs. You will undertake scientific procedures associated with the production and maintenance of genetically altered rodents, and will support the senior team with the training of new and trainee technicians.

You will be required on occasion to assist research staff during surgical procedures.

You will have Home Office Licence modules A - C and hold a Home Office Personal Licence, and completion of Institute of Animal Technology (IAT) Level 2 (desirable).

Experience working within a designated establishment with rodents, as well as specific use of IVC’s, breeding and maintenance of genetically altered rodents is essential. Additionally, proven supervisory/team leader experience and the ability to use a computerised data management system are also required.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment and a security check.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit our website by clicking apply.

Closing date: 30 July 2017

Please quote reference AQ12632 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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