Training Coordinator (Animal Care Research Facility)

Jefferson, Arkansas
Mar 14, 2018
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time


The Training Coordinator is responsible for the development, coordination and implementation of training programs. Must maintain, update and create training materials. Works with supervisors and managers to ensure the animal care staff receives required/needed training.

• Responsible for the development and implementation of training programs.
• Prepare training schedules for animal care personnel.
• Record and compile training data for animal care personnel.
• Identifies training and development needs of animal care staff.
• Works with the Behaviorist and Clinical Veterinarian to develop, train, and implement a positive reinforcement training program for the NHP. .

• Perform other related duties as assigned.

• Occasionally – Climbing, Stooping, Kneeling

• Often – Reaching, Standing, Sitting, Walking, Pushing, Pulling, Talking, Hearing, Seeing

Lifting/Moving Requirements – Minimum of 50 pounds


Work is performed mainly indoors in a laboratory environment and/or in an animal care, barrier facility, surgical or test procedure facility, diet/water prep facility, or animal housing/bedding cleaning and prep areas. Work may require use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in both areas. Work area may be prone to hot and humid conditions, and subject to objectionable odors, aerosols, dust, animal dander, and noise.

Candidates should submit their resumes to:
Address: The Bionetics Corporation, 101 Production Drive, Ste. 100, Yorktown, VA 23693, Attn: Susan Hayes
Fax: 757-952-3700

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Employability in the U.S. and pre-employment drug screen required.


1. Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent.
2. Training and/or experience as a veterinary technician is preferred.
3. LAT or LATG certification is highly desirable.
4. Possess the knowledge and skills to develop and standardize a training program for technical procedures. Must have the technical skills to demonstrate, provide training on, and assess proficiency in the protocol required technical procedures.
5. Possess excellent organizational and communication skills.
6. Must have knowledge of laboratory animal technician duties and training.
7. Must possess excellent knowledge of Federal, State, and local regulations governing Animal Care/Diet Preparation facilities.
8. Good knowledge of both spoken and written English.
9. Must be a legal resident of the United States.