Assistant Animal Care Technician Middlebury College
Middlebury College seeks an Assistant Animal Care Technician to be responsible for the daily care and maintenance of vertebrate and invertebrate animals used in teaching and research. This position will carry out the day-to-day functions of the animal facility in accordance with established standard operating procedures under only moderate supervision. The technician must understand and follow all applicable operating procedures, recognize commons signs of clinical illness in animals, observe and ensure proper environmental conditions, and report any deviations in approved experimental protocol conditions.
Associate's or Bachelor's degree strongly preferred. Training on animal care regulations, practices, and procedures is required. AALAS ALAT certified or eligible preferred, must have an affinity for animals and respect for their welfare, and effective written and oral communication skills. To view the complete job description and apply online, visit https://middlebury.peopleadmin.com/postings/18083
Middlebury College employees enjoy a high quality of life with excellent compensation; competitive health, dental, retirement, and vision benefits; and educational assistance programs. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability
From its proud history spanning more than two centuries, Middlebury College has emerged as one of a handful of the most highly regarded liberal arts colleges. Middlebury is unique among these schools in being a classic liberal arts college that also offers graduate and specialized programs operating around the world.