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Department of Animal Sciences


QTest Labs

QTest Labs is a CRO that specializes in efficacy, cardiovascular safety, and risk assessment of a pharmaceutical or medical device. They are looking to hire 1-3 animal care technicians over the holidays and into the beginning of the year. 

An animal care technician works one-on-one with their research animals to maintain their quality of life and health while in their facility. Animal care technicians must be able to review, comprehend and comply with all QTest Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Quality Assurance Standards pertaining to the job.

Daily duties include:

  • Cleaning animal rooms and cages
  • Feed/Water all animals
  • Update and maintain animal records
  • Laundry and upkeep of facility
  • Document clinical observations of each animal in the facility and alert veterinary staff or any abnormal findings

The full job description can be found here