Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend on.Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact.Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.This position is responsible for providing animal research technician support in a biocontainment research environment at the Richland site(s). Must properly use and maintain all necessary equipment and follow proper techniques as determined by departmental SOPs and Institutional Policies. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:Performs all phases of animal experiments associated with the discovery and/or development of animal health products. Assists with all aspects of study execution including but not limited to: protocol development and experimental design; animal procurement; laboratory analysis and data management in accordance with regulatory requirements. Performs a variety of animal activities including but not limited to: animal husbandry; farm operations; animal treatments and utilization of associated computer systems. Carries out duties according to protocol and applicable SOPs.Utilizes knowledge of how functional areas interact in the completion of research protocols.Provides communication with and assistance to the lead technicians, manager and researchers.Assist and support the clinical veterinarians with all aspects of veterinary care.Provide training in standard animal procedures which may include handling, dosing, biological sampling, and euthanasia.Completes a variety of assignments, identifies and implements process improvements, and shares knowledge and expertise with others in work group.Operates a variety of equipment, including, but not limited to, forklifts, farm vehicles, and animal handling equipment. Qualifications:High School plus 5 years related experience or education combined and/or valid veterinary technician license/certification.Demonstrated math and reading comprehension required.Apply for this job.