Senior Animal Technician

Dependent on experience
21 Dec 2018
18 Jan 2019
Georgina Beer
Drug Delivery
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Senior Animal Technician to join a leading research organisation based in the Rushden area. As the Senior Animal Technician you will be the Technical Specialist within the Metabolism department.


Your duties as the Senior Animal Technician will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will be required to perform advanced and complex techniques within the animal department.

2. It will be your responsibility to develop and deliver training materials to the team of animal technicians. This will also include the improvement of processes and new service development for the projects being carried out by the team.

3. You will be responsible for the equipment, software and laboratory space, ensuring that the correct laboratory conduct is carried out.

4. You will work with the Study Director on client communication, contributing scientifically to client discussion where appropriate. This will also require you to interpret data and prepare accurate scientific study updates to contribute to meetings and reports.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Animal Technician we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant experience working as an Animal Technician while holding a Home Office License.

2. Proven industry experience in the training and mentoring of staff within this specialist area.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with carrying out licensed procedures.

Key Words: Animal Technician / Home Office License / Metabolism / DMPK / Licensed Animal Technician / Technical Specialist / Training / Senior

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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