Emory

  • Animal Care Trainee - Lawrenceville, GA

    Job Number
    15262
    Job Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Division
    Yerkes National Primate Resear
    Department
    YRK: Animal Care Field Station
    This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
    Potential exposure to hazardous chemicals., Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials., Working with nonhuman primates (nhp), nhp tissue, body fluids or equipment contaminated by nhp., Working with animals.
    Job Category
    Laboratory
  • Description

    THIS POSITION IS LOCATED AT THE YERKES FIELD STATION IN LAWRENCEVILLE, GEORGIA.

    JOB DESCRIPTION:

    • Learns to perform routine duties associated with animal care in a research setting such as feeding, administering medication, maintaining sanitary conditions, observation, restraint and minor cage maintenance.
    • Operates cage washers and ensures that equipment is in proper working order. May assist in the collection of blood, urine and feces from animals for medical research.
    • Performs related responsibilities as required.
    • Employees in this classification may be required to work with, take specific precautions against and/or be immunized against potentially hazardous agents.


    Minimum Qualifications:

    • The ability to read and write and to lift up to 75 pounds. Positions in this classification may require a valid Georgia driver's license and an insurable driving record.

    Additional Details

    Schedule:7:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. Monday ¿ Friday alternating weekends and Holidays.

     

    Must pass ESL with an 80% or higher and complete other pre-employment processing.

    This position has an indoor/outdoor work environment that may require working in inclement weather conditions. his position also requires exposure to bio-hazards and potentially dangerous animals. A valid driver¿s license and insurable driving record may be necessary.

     

     

    -67216BR

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Connect With Us!