Laboratory Animal Health Tech

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Columbus, OHIO
Job Type: FullTime

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Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Laboratory Animal Health Tech
Working Title Lab Animal Health Technician
Department Univ Lab An Res
Department Location Columbus
Requisition Number 459405
Summary of Duties

In support of The Ohio State University’s Research and Innovation activities, the selected candidate will work within The Office of Research supporting the ULAR mission of providing humane animal care and facilitating biomedical research discoveries. Under the guidance of a licensed veterinarian, is responsible for the assessment and treatment of clinical cases of lab animal species including rodents and large animals; coordinates treatment plans with veterinarian and researchers, and consults IACUC protocol for compliance oversight; communication with investigators, graduate students, and staff regarding health concerns, and / or husbandry issues; provides technical services for investigators including blood and tissue collection and anesthetic induction; prepares and submits charges for services rendered, completes medical records, provides rodent handling and technical training for investigators, technicians, and students; provides surgical support to include but not limited to patient preparation, equipment set up, anesthetic monitoring, and patient recovery; other duties as assigned. Position will be full time including shared weekend responsibilities. Require successful completion of background check and post hire physical. Potential exposure to sharps, rabies, irritating chemicals, zoonotic diseases, animal inflicted injury and anesthetic gases.

Additional Information for Applicants:
Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Required Qualifications

Associate degree in animal health technology or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications
Target Salary $16.50 - $17.95 Hourly
Job Category Civil Service
Job Appointment (FTE%)


Full/Part Time Full-time
Temporary or Regular Regular
Posting Start Date 05/02/2020
Posting End Date 05/10/2020
Dept Contact Name Rector,Jessica C
Dept Contact Phone 614/688-8123
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