Title:  Laboratory Animal Technician I

Division:  Center for Comparative Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 7 am - 4 pm (tentative)
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $25,588 - $32,625
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  4933
Job Purpose

Under general supervision, provides routine care and handling of laboratory animals in a safe and sanitary manner.

Job Duties
  • Feeds and waters animals.
  • Changes animal caging as scheduled, sanitizing rooms, equipment and hallways.
  • Conducts daily animal health checks.
  • Applies permanent identification devices.
  • Ensures that activities are in compliance with AAALAC standards.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education Required: High School diploma or GED.
  • Experience Required: One year of relevant experience.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician (ALAT) by the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS).  Certification must be obtained within one year of hire or promotion.





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