PSG Global Solutions Animal Health Technician II in Lake Bluff, Illinois
We're looking for an Animal Health Technician II , working in the Pharmaceuticals & Medical Products industry in Lake Bluff, Illinois .
Maintains the vivarium and support areas through proper execution of assigned tasks.
Directly performs the daily activities involved with cleaning and spraying cages, disinfecting and sanitizing equipment, and stocking supplies.
Follows department procedures, to include but not be limited to: cage cleaning, room sanitation, equipment preparation and moving, and cage changes.
Maintains daily husbandry tasks through proper execution of training materials and assigned tasks.
Directly performs animal handling, carrying and holding animal cages and animals, using and moving carts, hoses or any other lab equipment and supplies.
Follows department procedures to provide comprehensive observation and handling of various research animals.
Assists with the receiving and housing of research animals; including preparing for the housing activity.
Our client is an award-winning clinical development company. Improving lives globally with 20+ years experience in clinical research and strategic resourcing. Elevating results with proven strategies, comprehensive solutions, and customized delivery models.
Serving pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device organizations.
Strong relationships provide you connections and access to great opportunities. Industry expertise sets you up for success with helpful insights, career coaching, and professional training. Grow and learn while you put your skills to work.
Experience Required for Your Success
High School Diploma required
Problem-solving ability consisting of taking initiative to handle basic issues autonomously and working with team members for more complex issues to support animal care operations
Ability to consistently perform functions consistent with company leadership behaviors and attributes
Ability to safely lift 50 pounds, consistently stand and walk for extended periods of time, to include walking and adhering to safety rules and expectations including but not limited to: grasping, squeezing, pushing, pulling, squatting, stooping, and bending
Willing and able to work a rotating schedule which includes some level of mandatory weekend coverage and holiday coverage
Ability to work in compliance with all local, federal, and USDA regulations
Good communication skills and the ability to maintain efficiency in the workplace and effective in a team environment
Attention to detail to provide good animal welfare
Certification through AALAS
Previous animal care experience
The pay we are offering is 19 per hour. This position may present an opportunity to go permanent.
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