Senior Animal Technician – Surgery

Location
Cambridge
Salary
£22,214 - £25,728
Posted
15 Nov 2017
Closes
30 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Animal Technician – Surgery

Central Cambridge • £22,214-£25,728 • Ref: AQ13942

We are looking to recruit a Senior Animal Technician to work within our facility based in Central Cambridge, with particular surgical experience.

As a member of a hard working team you will undertake daily husbandry tasks to support the care and welfare of the animals. You will also be responsible for coordinating the surgery resource within the biomedical facility, undertaking both licenced and unlicensed scientific procedures, and provide asepsis support to researchers performing surgery. You will supervise an Animal Technician (grade 3) to assist with surgeries.

You will have IAT Level 2 or equivalent (desirable), Home Office Licence modules A - C and will be a personal licence holder (essential). Previous experience working within a biofacility with rodents and conducting surgical procedures is also essential. Previous supervisory experience, ability to use a computerised data management system are desirable.

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. 

If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact the recruitment administrator for this position; via call when you click the apply button. 

Please quote reference AQ13942 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

Closing date: 30 November 2017