Come join our team!
We are hiring Part Time Animal Care
Department: Shipping & Husbandry
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Preparation of all Shipping and Husbandry related paperwork
- Administer hormone (super ovulation) and breed animals
- Monitor and record animal’s environments
- Ensure the overall wellbeing of all rodents within the Animal Facility
- Follow all United Sates Department of Agriculture (USDA) Guidelines, that pertain to our animal facility
- Change and clean animal cages and water bottles
- Operate and maintain the Husbandry Department bottle/cage washer
- Observe established policies and procedures
- SHOULD not be allergic to animal dander
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
High School or Vocational Degree. A basic knowledge of science and math and the ability to communicate effectively are important.
LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read and analyze, professional journals, technical procedures or governmental regulations.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distant vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.