Animal Technician, Sr. jobs in the United States

Animal Technician, Sr. provides daily care for research animals of various species. Cleans and disinfects cages and equipment. Being an Animal Technician, Sr. monitors the health and well being of the animals, maintains logs of animal diet, behavior, vital signs and other data. Follows standard operating procedures and all biosafety and animal welfare regulations. Additionally, Animal Technician, Sr. may perform procedures to collect samples. May transport animals to and from laboratories. Requires a high school diploma. May require Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician (ALAT) certification from the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) or other certification. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Animal Technician, Sr. works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be an Animal Technician, Sr. typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024

Sr. Field Technician - Pittsburgh, PA/WV (Remote)
  • Signode -Sr. Field Technician
  • Indianapolis, IN FULL_TIME
  • Sr. Field Technician - Pittsburgh, PA/WV (Remote)

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    Description/Job Summary


    • $35.50 - $42.75/hourly based on experience and background


    • Signode offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees, which includes health, dental, vision, 401k, paid time off, life insurance, wellness perks, and more. Benefits begin the month following the hire date.


    Perform duties to install and provide on-demand/scheduled service and training for all general-purpose equipment with a wide variety of industrial and customer specific application machines.  This position requires daily travel by auto with frequent overnight stays.  Daily drive time is usually from 1 to 6 hours on a given day.

    Essential Functions

    • Perform daily task in accordance with all Safety regulations and protocols. Completes all safety related training on time and to expectation. 
    • Ability to timely, accurately, and effectively document daily service activities and expenses in the appropriate recording system.
    • Identifying complex problems relating to customer and/or machines, reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement effective and strategic solutions.
    • Read and interpret complex blueprints, wiring diagrams and schematics as required for installation, repair, special upgrades and retrofits of customer equipment.
    • Technical support and training to Signode Technicians.
    • Monitor and manage their schedule service calls for accuracy and completion.
    • Diagnose and troubleshoot equipment breakdowns involving mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical and electronic functions, preventative maintenance calls, disassemble units, replace defective parts.
    • Make adjustments and test for proper operation on designated equipment assigned.
    • Under supervision, coordinate proactive pre-installation meetings with customers to review installation procedures and both company and customer responsibilities, inspect sites for product compatibility and install, adjust and test equipment.
    • Proactively report and follow up on potential unsafe conditions and suggest effective solutions.
    • Maintain effective customer relationships via professional explanations of product failures, nature of problem and recommended corrective actions.
    • Communicate essential information on a timely basis to key stakeholders such as customers, management and engineering.
    • Intermediate PLC knowledge to troubleshoot and repair equipment programmable logic controllers.
    • Identify upgrade and retrofit opportunities and notify appropriate parties to assist in quotation proposals.
    • Design and conduct training programs for repair and/or preventative maintenance. Audiences include customer and company service representatives.
    • Prepare comprehensive, non-conformance reports and service bulletins.
    • Work with Regional Service Manager to assist on appropriate inventory sourcing levels and specific parts as it pertains to their assigned equipment.  

    Position Qualifications

    Education: High School Degree, Technical or similar College Degree 

    Experience: 4-5 years of transferable experience. 

    • Electrical, Mechanical, Blueprints, Schematics and PLC background 
    • Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc) 
    • Desirable: Professional course (electrical or mechanical or automation courses). 

    Functional Success Drivers: These competencies are what we require for an individual to be successful in this role.

    • Safety and security 
    • Team player 
    • Customer Focus 
    • Decision Making / Judgment 
    • Independence 
    • Results-Oriented 
    • Process Management 
    • Resourcefulness 
    • Listening 
  • 1 Month Ago

Animal Care Technician Sr
  • San Francisco, CA PART_TIME
  • Position Definition: Under general supervision of the Director of Animal Care, Supervisors and team leader or Health Care Technicians, has responsibility for support for health care and/or environment...
  • 1 Month Ago

Animal technician
  • Sun Valley Animal Center
  • Ketchum, ID FULL_TIME
  • The Sun Valley Animal Center seeks to add full-time Certified Veterinary Technicians (CVT) and Veterinary Assistants to our outstanding team. We have opportunities available in Orthopedics, Holistic M...
  • 22 Days Ago

Medication Technician
  • SR Companies
  • Plant, FL FULL_TIME
  • Job Details Job Location The Canopy at Walden Woods - Plant City, FL Salary Range $15.00 - $16.13 Job Category Health Care Description
  • 15 Days Ago

  • Moffitt Cancer Center Careers
  • Tampa, FL FULL_TIME
  • At Moffitt Cancer Center, we strive to be the leader in understanding the complexity of cancer and applying these insights to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. Our diverse team of over ...
  • 6 Days Ago

  • H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute I
  • Tampa, FL FULL_TIME
  • Tampa, FL Stabile Research Building (SRB) MCC Vivarium Facility Full Time - Day Shift - m-f Req #: 77815 Posted: Today --> At Moffitt Cancer Center, we strive to be the leader in understanding the com...
  • 1 Month Ago

Veterinary Assistant
  • Veterinary Practice Partners
  • Ashburn, VA
  • Caring Hands Animal Hospital of Ashburn is seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic Vet Assistant to join our team! We are seek...
  • 7/18/2024 12:00:00 AM

Surgery Technician II
  • SoBran, Inc.
  • Silver Spring, MD
  • OVERVIEW: Responsibilities of this position are that of a Surgery Technician II for the WRAIR/NMRC, Animal Care Project....
  • 7/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

  • Leesburg, VA
  • North Oatlands Animal Hospital, in Leesburg, Virginia, is seeking a Veterinarian to join our team! We are an AAHA-accred...
  • 7/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Animal Technician, Sr.
  • Bioqual
  • Rockville, MD
  • OBJECTIVE: The Senior Animal Technician provides a variety of technical, housekeeping, and record keeping tasks associat...
  • 7/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Laboratory Animal Technician
  • University of Maryland (College Park, MD)
  • College Park, MD
  • The Neural Systems Laboratory (, located at the University of Maryland at College Park, is seeki...
  • 7/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Animal Care Technician I/Cagewash I Floater
  • Charles River Laboratories
  • Bethesda, MD
  • For 75 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture ...
  • 7/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Veterinary Technician - LVT
  • Rarebreed Veterinary Partners
  • Leesburg, VA
  • Joining a clinic with its own unique identity is like a cross-country car ride with your ears flapping in the breeze. Ve...
  • 7/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Veterinary Receptionist
  • Veterinary Practice Partners
  • Leesburg, VA
  • North Oatlands Animal Hospital is seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic Vet Receptionist to join our team! Our busy and grow...
  • 7/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Income Estimation for Animal Technician, Sr. jobs
$47,110 to $53,070