Contract Animal Technician

Contract Animal Technician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Contract Animal Technician to join our team.


  • Maintain detailed, accurate records regarding breeding, health, welfare, and environmental checks;
  • Medical examinations;
  • General husbandry, including feeding, watering, preparation, and changing of cages;
  • Adhere to Home Office guidelines and the Animal Scientific Procedures Act 1986.


  • Animal Care Qualification and a genuine interest in the care of animals;
  • Practical experience caring for animals in a work or voluntary capacity is essential along with an eye for detail;
  • Have a versatile working attitude, as you may be required to work within a number of facilities throughout the UK.