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Animal Cage Washer Technician

Kelly Services
Mountain View, CA 94035
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*Animal Cage Washer Technician


* Location: Mountain View, CA


*Full time/Temp-Hire Role


*$25/hour DOE


Job Description:


Animal Cage Wash Technician


*Must be COVID Vaccinated


**This position involves following established practices and procedures to provide care and husbandry of laboratory animals.**


The Animal Cage Wash Technician is specifically responsible for cleaning, sanitizing, and maintaining all animal cage materials and cagewash facilities/equipment as necessary.


Specific duties include, but are not limited to, the following:


Operating mechanical cage wash equipment and using supplies according to safety guidelines


Operating a mechanical floor scrubber


Cleaning and sanitizing all animal caging and accessory equipment


Disposing of all waste materials, including biohazard and hazardous waste, in a safe and thorough manner as per facility guidelines and procedures


Maintaining the cage washing area in a clean, neat and well-organized manner following facility guidelines and procedures


Collecting and disposing of refuse throughout the facility


Checking rodent traps Routine monitoring and status documentation of steam boiler Performing cage changing as needed


Receiving, inspecting, and transferring animals to facility caging as needed


Advising supervisor regarding facility maintenance/mechanical problems to assure equipment and facilities are functioning properly and animals are maintained appropriately


Following all safety procedures and wearing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) as required


Following all facility guidelines and policies Participating in staff meetings, continuing education, and training classes as directed


Adhering to the facilitys vaccination policies (COVID, influenza, tetanus, etc.)


Performing other miscellaneous duties as directed by supervisor and/or management


Providing back-up animal care coverage as needed Qualifications:


Experience working with/around laboratory animals a plus


Experience performing housekeeping and sanitization duties


Experience with the safe handling of chemicals and detergents


Knowledge of the use and maintenance of laboratory facilities and/or equipment


Ability to perform repetitive physical tasks


Experience in the teamwork approach and works well with others


Ability to perform moderate physical activity including the handling of average weight objects up to 25 pounds and standing/walking for more than four hours per day


Available to work holidays and weekends when required


**Quick APPLY TODAY** for immediate consideration


+ **Send email for more information.** Matthew.rose@kellyscientific.com

+ Please be sure to include the name of the job you are interested, Location and shift available

+ Top "3" reasons why you would be a great candidate

+ Include a Current Microsoft word resume


**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 interestsits 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, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were 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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2022-04-22 Expires: 2022-05-23

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