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Laboratory Animal Caretaker

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Laboratory Animal Caretaker
Department Laboratory Animal Resources - 34345
Pay Grade 2
Job Category Support Staff
Job Summary

The employee will clean/process equipment and caging used in the housing of laboratory animals, operate equipment in the cage wash facility, unload and store food and bedding, clean animal housing and cage washing areas, perform equipment maintenance, and change animal cages.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Must have knowledge of cleaning methods and equipment; must be able to maintain equipment; must be able to follow instructions; must be able to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with other employees; must be able to operate assigned vehicle.

Required Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent required; valid TN driver’s license required.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working with animals

Salary 16,070-17,395

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number SS00142P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? No
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 10/06/2017
Close Date 10/20/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter