Location: La Jolla
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Animal Technician, La Jolla, CA Temp to Hire Opportunity! Quick
start if selected! Responsibilities:
- Provide routine animal husbandry tasks; including breeding and
weaning, watering and feeding animals, checking cages daily for
food and water; reporting sick/dead animals to supervisor or Animal
- Clean and sanitize cages, pans, lids, etc; sweep, mop, and
sanitize floors, walls, sinks, etc.
- Maintain specified records on assigned animals; perform tail
cuts; & perform various animal identification procedures, including
tattoos, ear clips/tags and ear punch.
- Administer medication/treatment and as needed.
- Restrain animals for various technical procedures; perform
euthanasia (CO2); shipping and receiving animals; and perform other
duties as required. Job Requirements:
- Sensitivity to the needs of caged laboratory animals in
compliance with AAALAC standards.
- Skills and knowledge in the provision of care and husbandry to
transgenic animals and other immuno-compromised animals.
- Skill and knowledge to apply principles of sanitizing and
disinfecting cages in compliance with AAALAC standards.
- Skill in the humane methods of euthanasia (CO2) in lab animals,
including the appropriate disposal of dead animals.
- Knowledge of breeding/weaning of animals. You should know: Your
safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement
for this job in compliance with current client and governmental
policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details
with you during the interview process. Why Kelly -- ? Kelly--
Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and
clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you.
Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit
their skills and interests-it's the way we think job searching
should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a
professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or
two about the science market and how to get you noticed. About
Kelly -- At Kelly, we're always thinking about what's next and
advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full
potential. In fact, we're a leading advocate for
temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow
flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a
better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton
of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is
what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide
variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the
world. Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to
employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to,
minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected
veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment
Opportunity is The Law. ]]
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