The McConnell Group, Inc
  • 08-Apr-2021 to Until Filled (EST)
  • Ridgefield, CT, USA
  • Full Time

The McConnell Group,, a health science company, has an opening for a full-time Lab Animal Husbandry Technician to support our contract with Boehringer Ingelheim. The incumbent will serve as a contract employee working for The McConnell Group, Inc., a leading provider of research support services.

Position Requirements:

  1. Provide routine care in accordance with federal, state and local regulations, guidelines and policies on the use of laboratory animals
  2. Monitor animal room environmental conditions
  3. Conduct animal observation and report abnormal findings
  4. Capture, restrain, hold and position animals for procedures, examinations, and treatments
  5. Dispense and administer medications per Veterinary Technician and/or Veterinarian orders
  6. Clean, decontaminate, and maintain equipment and animal facility spaces
  7. Operate autoclaves, washers, and environmental monitoring equipment
  8. Document tasks completed accurately
  9. Follow written and oral direction
  10. Perform other duties as assigned
  11. Work on scheduled weekends and holidays


  1. High School Diploma or equivalent plus two (2) years' experience in an animal research facility or veterinary practice required; associates or bachelor's degree in animal science or equivalent preferred
  2. AALAS certification preferred
  3. Effective verbal and written communication to include basic computer skills (MS Office)
  4. Be able to lift, push, pull, and carry up to 50 pounds
  5. No known animal allergies

Compensation / Benefits: TMG offers comprehensive pay and benefits package including health insurance; paid holidays and time off; EAP; Education Assistance, and 401(k).

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