Lab Animal Technician Resume Samples

A Lab Animal Technician is hired to study and care for a variety of animals brought for research programs. Job duties often listed on the Lab Animal Technician Resume are – providing basic care to lab animals such as mice, rats, dogs, and primates; cleaning and disinfecting cages, monitoring animal behavior; facilitating the reproduction of animals in the colony, recording detailed information about each animal’s weight, size, diet, and behavior; maintaining database records; collecting and analyzing data, taking samples and compiling results; maintaining and sterilizing equipment, taking inventory of supplies, and writing reports.

The nature of the job demands the following skills – the ability to administer medications, and operating medical devices; being kind and humane; being patient, critical thinking skills; strong relationship building skills; knowledge of handling heavy medical equipment and instruments. A high school diploma is generally the minimum educational requirement for becoming a lab animal technician.

Lab Animal Technician Resume example

Lab Animal Technician Resume

Summary : Self-motivated, skilled and personable office assistant with 10 years of experience providing consistent, approachable customer service and full range of general office support, seeking key participation and immediate challenges within an established working environment.

Skills : Lab Animal Tech, Lab Processing Manager.

Description :

    1. ALAT Assisted staff, researched teams and students with animal restraint.
    2. Able to assist research teams with breeding projects, including sexing, aging and weaning pups.
    3. Maintained sanitation and husbandry programs for a variety of species, housing systems and equipment.
    4. Participated in many Animal Health / Housing seminars with up to date innovations.
    5. Able to efficiently monitor large colonies and different species of animals and identify their common health issues, document and assist with treatments.
    6. Helped veterinary staff with restraint, administering medication and special diets.
    7. Know ledged in the dietary needs of a wide variety of species.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Or Equivalent


Lab Animal Technician Resume

Headline : Experienced and current job working with clients who have learning disabilities, and emotional and/or developmental disabilities including autism, intellectual disabilities, mood disorders, disruptive behavior, anxiety, and psychotic disorders. Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Down Syndrome, non-specified, learning disabilities, and emotional disabilities American Heart Association Courses completed: adult first aid, adult/child CPR with mask, adult/child AED.

Skills : All Microsoft OS And Software Suites, Animal Care.

Description :

    1. Assisted lab technicians in day to day operations, cleaning cages, feeding animals, prepping syringes and doses.
    2. Identified illness in animals and working with lab technicians and veterinarians to restore proper health.
    3. Assisted doctors and technicians, restrain and hold animals for surgeries, tests, and procedures, x-ray and ultrasound, surgical wrapping, cleaning, maintaining instruments and equipment, administering medication, running and maintaining kennel, caring for boarding animals, assisting animal owners.
    4. Assisted doctors and technicians, restrain and hold animals for surgeries, tests, and procedures, x-ray and ultrasound, surgical wrapping, cleaning, maintaining instruments and equipment, administering medication, running and maintaining kennel, caring for boarding animals, assisting animal owners.
    5. Maintained lab and personal equipment, kept inventory for lab, responsible for lab animals, pre and post-surgery.
    6. Assisted with minor surgeries, performs lab draws, placement of IV's for animals, provides sedation and assists with overall care and treatment of animals.
    7. Communicated with PIs, students, and facility director to maintain controlled lab environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Lab Animal Technician Resume

Objective : To obtain a full time Lab Animal Technician position where I can grow my career, develop my professional and managerial skills, and make an impact in the field, Functions with primary responsibility for animal care and enrichment of routine and specialized animal colonies, and cleaning and maintenance of associated facilities and equipment including cage sanitization and preparation for use; includes animal handling, animal observations, reporting of abnormal findings, adherence to veterinary directives and monitoring of room conditions.


Skills : Operating Systems: Linux, Mac OS X, MS Windows; Programs: MagicCS, C++, Python, LabVIEW; Machines: Band Saws, Drill Press, Surface Grinder, Manual Lathe, Vertical Mill; Class 100 Cleanroom Experience.

Description :

    1. Monitored and maintained health of animals including mice, rats, guinea pigs, goats, sheep, rabbits, and alpacas.
    2. Updated and maintained animal records.
    3. Oversight of rodent breeding colonies.
    4. Performed duties such as receiving new animals, cleaning and changing cages, and providing feed and water.
    5. Administered injections(IP, IV, SQ, IM), medications, euthanasia, bleeding for antibody production, and prepared laboratory samples.
    6. Manufactured antibodies in accordance to SOP's.
    7. Managed raw materials/in-process materials/finished product inventory.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lab Animal Technician Resume

Summary : Lab Animal Technician with 7 years of experience in Learning basic laboratory safety and, if appropriate, basic radiation or blood borne pathogen safety under the direction of the USC Safety Office and more experienced laboratory staff, Performing other related duties as assigned or requested. The University reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.

Skills : Forklift Certification, Developing, Laboratory.

Description :

    1. NC Provide exemplary animal care, hubandry and enrichment Schedule sample collection from animals and quarantined incoming animals for qulaity assurance.
    2. Provided technical support to research and veterinary staff such as blood sample collection and preperation, handling and restaint.
    3. Conducted quality assurance on rack washers (daily) and autoclave (monthly) using appropiate test indicators.
    4. Maintained reverse osmosis watering unit.
    5. Assisted in the development of SOPs Assist with inventory of necropsy suite.
    6. Responsible for application and enforcement of IUCAC regulations, policies, and protocols.
    7. Maintained the health and growth of multiple rat and mouse colonies through the use of microisolator technique and good laboratory practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Lab Animal Technician Resume

Objective : All of my work experiences combine to provide great personal, people and sales skills. Powerful attention to details; meticulously methodical computer hardware and software troubleshooting and repair skills across several operating systems, devices and platforms. Tremendous self management and leadership skills with the ability to efficiently manage work, employees, projects and meet deadlines.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Forklift Operator, Making Laboratory Solutions, Micro pipetting, Spectrophotometer, Gel Electrophoresis, Reading/Writing Lab Protocols, Processing Tissue For Study.

Description :

    1. Responsible for assisting investigators who were in need of technical or surgical assistance.
    2. Responsible for the health of the quarantined primates.
    3. Involved blood withdrawal, chest x-rays, and medical care.
    4. Conducted a health maintenance program within animal services on various species.
    5. Exposed to a wide variety of technical manipulations.
    6. Anesthetized a wide variety of animals.
    7. Provided care to 10,000+ lab animals in a sterile barrier laboratory.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate

Lab Animal Technician Resume

Headline : As a Lab Animal Technician is Working in an environment where my skills gained through education and experience may be utilized to their fullest extent, Maintaining research facility in orderly, operable condition, Maintaining security and safety of equipment, samples, specimens and data, Conducting library research to assist in the planning and design of experiments.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Cell Counting, Cell Passaging And Feeding, Aseptic Technique, Microisolator Technique, Microisolator Technique, Rodent Euthanasia, Subcutaneous Injections, Animal Husbandry.

Description :

    1. Responsible for application and enforcement of IUCAC regulations, policies, and protocols.
    2. Maintained the health and growth of multiple rat and mouse colonies through the use of microisolator technique and good laboratory practices.
    3. Performed routine health checks and assisted veterinary services in administering various topical and oral medications and injections to various types of research animals (pigs, rabbits, dogs, cats, guinea pigs, mice, rats).
    4. Provided housing and enrichment necessary for research animals' mental health and well-being.
    5. Cared for animals in a laboratory setting such as mice, rats, rabbits, pigs and cows.
    6. Provided cage sanitation, feeding and health assessments daily.
    7. Administered medications as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Bioethics

Lab Animal Technician Resume

Headline : Dedicated customer service representative with motivation to maintain customer satisfaction and contribute to company success. Core Strengths Computer proficient Cash management Customer service Multi-line phone usage Telephone inquiries 10-key Credit card processing Excellent communication skills Fast learner Strong organizational skills Creative problem solver Courteous demeanor Energetic work attitude.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Mac OS X, Linux, Unix Administration, Project Management, Manger, It Project Management, It Project Management, Research.

Description :

    1. Took care of baboons, rodents, goats, birds, frogs, dogs & pigs.
    2. Moved animals to clean pens & sanitizing old pens & cages & sanitizing room.
    3. Feed & kept watering system working, giving snacks.
    4. Checked general health of animals, watching for sickness or odd behavior.
    5. Did dirty & clean side cage wash.
    6. Provided observation results to doctors of animals for medical research purposes.
    7. Cleaned and changed all animal cages weekly.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Lab Animal Technician Resume

Headline : Lab Animal Technician is Maintaining functional knowledge and ability to operate and maintain animal facility equipment including but not limited to cage/rack washers, environmental monitoring equipment etc, May be assigning to specialized tasks or roles as a primary responsibility under the direction of a more senior technician or AR management.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Cell Counting, Cell Passaging And Feeding, Aseptic Technique, Microisolator Technique, Microisolator Technique, Rodent Euthanasia, Rodent Euthanasia, Subcutaneous Injections.

Description :

    1. Performed routine health checks and assisted veterinary services in administering various topical and oral medications and injections to various types of research animals (pigs, rabbits, dogs, cats, guinea pigs, mice, rats).
    2. Maintained accurate and complete records and lab notebooks in compliance with GMP's and ISO 13485.
    3. Responsible for the supervision of other employees.
    4. Daily cared of all lab animals Medical checks and records Assisting with veterinarians Working with clients.
    5. Worked performing animal husbandry and facility upkeep for lab animals.
    6. Responsible for maintaining laboratory animal facility.
    7. Assisted in cleaning cages, administering special requiring food and water.

    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    B.S. In Bioethics

    Lab Animal Technician Resume

    Summary : Over 10 years of success managing programs, policies, and procedures for on-the-job health, safety & compliance High-energy Environmental, Health and Safety Professional with an Associate Safety Professional (ASP) Certification and on-track to acquire a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) Certification.

    Skills : Microsoft Office., Dealing With Customers And Taking Appointments., Microsoft Word.

    Description :

      1. Provided basic technical support to scientists in the research or operational processes, including research in laboratory, pasture/rangeland, and feedlot environments.
      2. Assisted in daily care and management of animals (sheep, cattle, horses and working dogs).
      3. Collected data and assisted in maintaining written and electronic records.
      4. Operated and maintained a variety of equipment which must be calibrated and synchronized to achieve desired results.
      5. Assisted Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) compliance officer with monitoring animal care records.
      6. Conducted research experiments in accordance with laboratory and safety protocols. 
      7. Collected field and/or laboratory measurements and data. 
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              10+ Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Senior
                              Education
                              Education
                              BA In English

                              Lab Animal Technician Resume

                              Summary : As a Lab Animal Technician is Preparing chemical solutions for experimental use, Handling and disposing of hazardous and non-hazardous materials in accordance with safety protocols, Maintaining and organizing laboratory supplies, Monitoring inventory levels and orders or secures supplies as needed.

                              Skills : Typing, Around 45wpm Or More When In Practice, Have Phone Experience.

                              Description :

                                1. Computed results for a variety of research procedures, tests and techniques.
                                2. Maintained accurate records of procedures used to conduct experiments. 
                                3. Used laboratory/computer equipment to conduct analyses of experiment data. 
                                4. Provided routine interpretations of analyses.
                                5. Maintained and calibrated laboratory equipment. 
                                6. Performed or arranged for basic repairs. 
                                7. Made recommendations for equipment acquisitions.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                10+ Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Senior
                                Education
                                Education
                                BA