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Children's Hospital Boston Primate Animal Research Technician in Boston, Massachusetts

68120BRJob Posting Title:Primate Animal Research TechnicianDepartment:Medicine-Hematology/OncologyAutoReqId:68120BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Posting Category:ResearchJob Posting Description:The Primate Animal Research Technician will be responsible for:

  • Daily observation

  • Research medication dosing

  • Biological sampling (blood draws)

  • Assisting with bone marrow aspiration, CSF collection, and simple biopsies

  • Supporting Surgical and post-operative, and maintaining tether systems

  • Daily communication with the team regarding animal status and project progress

  • Maintaining research and medical records

  • Welfare and compliance monitoring

To qualify, you must have:

  • A minimum of high school level of education is required. An Associates degree in Biological or animal sciences is preferred

  • A minimum of two years of experience working with animals in a research or clinical setting is required

  • Certification with America Association for Laboratory Animal Science at ALAT or LAT level preferred

  • CVT/RVT/LVT licensure is preferred

    Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits including flexible schedules, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, child care and student loan subsidies, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition and certain License and Certification Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes. Experience the benefits of passion and teamwork.


#CB Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular