Animal Care Technician

San Diego, California

Work Arrangement: In Office

Animal Technician – San Diego, CA salary $22-26/hr

Animal Technician looking for the next step in your career? Here’s your chance to make a real impact in the Biotech industry alongside a fantastic team of motivated employees. If culture and teamwork are your priorities, you’ll want to keep reading.

What you’ll do:

  • Perform routine animal husbandry and welfare.
  • Perform cage changing, providing clean bedding and materials for mice housed in the vivarium.
  • Observations of animal health, behavior and appearance.
  • Autoclaving of biowaste for disposal.
  • Assist in maintaining vivarium supply inventories – stocking and ordering.
  • Routine weekend and holiday work required.
  • Other duties may be assigned in addition to those listed above.

Who you are:

  • High School diploma or equivalent with at least 2 year of experience working in a vivarium / animal facility.
  • Seeking prior experience with rodent handling. 
  • Prior experience with animal husbandry and desire to learn dosing. 

Why work here:

  • Stable and established work environment: perfect for someone looking to lay down roots with a company. People / Atmosphere: Work with a welcoming and collaborative team with a drive for success.

What does this position pay? 

Compensation is determined by several factors which may include skillset, experience level, and geographic location. 
The expected range for this role is $22-26/hour.
Please note this range is an estimate and actual pay may vary based on qualifications and experience.

Please email your resume to if you’d like to work alongside some of the finest scientists in the life sciences industry!

Note: We actively support and promote people of various backgrounds, from race, religion, gender to geographical area, university, lifestyle, and personality type. Proven Recruiting is minority-owned, majority women, and is a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion in the broader community. Apply today!



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