Animal Care Technician

St. Paul, MN


 

Overview:

  • This individual will be responsible for performing the daily husbandry aspects of all animals in compliance with GLP, USDA and AAALAC guidelines in a fast-paced environment requiring strenuous physical activity.
  • This individual will ALSO be responsible for performing the daily cleaning in the animal facility in compliance with GLP, USDA and AAALAC guidelines.
     

Responsibilities:

  • Handles animals humanely.
  • Daily feeding of animals.
  • Washes and changing of animal cages.
  • Receives shipments of feed, bedding and other materials.
  • Disinfects laboratory daily.
  • Daily cleaning of all laboratory areas (including hallways, animal rooms and warehouses)
  • Washing and building animal cages using an industrial rack washer


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Interested in an Animal Science, Vet Tech or Biology-related career path within the healthcare industry
  • General Labor experience
  • High school diploma preferred
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must not have animal allergies to applicable species in this facility (small laboratory animals)
  • Seeking long-term, stable employment
  • Reliable transportation, attendance and punctuality


Shift:

Sunday-Thursday, 10:00am-6:30pm

 

Pay Rate:

$15.00/hour

 

Education Required: 

High School Diploma or GED

 

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