Animal Care Technician

Piper Companies
Gaithersburg, MD
Jul 01, 2022
Jul 08, 2022
Full Time
Piper Companies is currently seeking an Animal Technician near Gaithersburg, MD. This position will be onsite and will integrate drug development services such as and model design and development, GLP bio-distribution, and product release studies in broad range of small animal, non-primate species. Responsibilities of the Animal Technician includeLead the efforts of animal pre-clinical trials through study drug inoculationDevelop animal protocols and standard operating procedures (SOP's) to ensure effective approach to research studiesPrepare samples for testing using various laboratory equipmentAssist scientist in various laboratory procedures related to the position including various types of surgeries, intubations, etc.Qualifications of the Animal Technician2+ years of experience in related experience such as lab study, animal testing is requiredBachelor of Science, Zoology, Animal studies preferred, GED or High School Diploma required Compensation for the Animal TechnicianSalary: $45,000 - $71,000 yearlyBenefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k Keywords: CRO, Clinical Research Organization, preclinical, therapeutic drugs, GLP, Good Laboratory Practices, non-GLP, safety studies, preclinical studies, SOP, Standards Operating Procedures, Quality Assurance Standards, in vivo, preliminary testing, drug research, vaccine research, nonhuman primates, rodents, farmed animals, small animals, large animal, high school diploma, entry level, GED