Vivarium Technician - Novartis - GNF - San Diego

Vivarium Technician - Novartis - GNF - San Diego

Job Description

4 FDA approved drugs; 15+ clinical candidates; 400+ patents; 20 years of GNF history!

Provide appropriate laboratory animal care duties, in accordance with regulations and SOP’s pertaining to Laboratory animal care. Perform facility sanitation, Animal husbandry and treatment techniques as required. Receive and organization of supplies, QC duties and daily record keeping.

Your responsibilities:
• Husbandry duties, cage changing and facilities sanitation.
• Animal health care, basic treatments, euthanasia and reporting
• Material receiving and organization
• Detailed and accurate daily record keeping
• Study support techniques as required under guidance
The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Minimum requirements

What you will bring to the role:
• High school diploma required.
• Interest in Animal care and pharmaceutical research
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Basic computer skills required.

• Prior experience in Vivarium, Veterinary or other animal care setting
• AALAS certification at any level

Why consider Novartis?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

We are Novartis. Join us and help us reimagine medicine.
San Diego, CA
Novartis Inst for Fun Gen inc
Research & Development
Full Time