Laboratory Technician

  1. Interim/Contract
Milton Keynes, England
  1. Technical Operations, Engineering, Production Engineer
Posted: 10/07/2024

Hobson Prior is seeking an Animal Care Specialist for a role focused on providing care and support to animals within a research setting. This role involves managing supplies, conducting animal inventories, and ensuring the well-being of the animals.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide direct care to animals in accordance with departmental Standard Operating Procedures and study requirements.
  • Handle the receipt, storage, and distribution of essential research supplies.
  • Conduct regular animal inventories and ensure that animal identification cards are up-to-date.
  • Oversee the program for animal grooming and conduct physical exams on animals within the facility and those housed off-site.
  • Ensure the environmental enrichment of the animals.


  • Experience working with animals.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Certification from the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS).
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs regularly.

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