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Animal Care Technician

Kelly Services
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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**Entry-Level Technician - Animals**



Kingston, NY Not accessible by public transit



3 Month Contract-to-Hire



Start time: 6am-8am



Full time 40 hour+ weeks



Starting pay rate: $15.00





**Description:**



Breeds, raises and cares for small animals on behalf of, or for sale to, customers. Follows proper breeding and animal care procedures. Monitors animal behavior and physical attributes to ensure animal health and confirm appropriate phenotype; reports any findings. Ensures biosecurity. Coordinates with Customer Service on scheduling and order status.



**Responsibilities:**




+ Working in a clean room environment supporting animal care and husbandry.

+ Scraping, cleaning and washing small animal cages (rodents)

+ Feed, provide water, and observe animal health

+ Handling and transferring of animals between cages

+ Other responsibilities as determined by management



**Qualifications:**




+ Minimum HS Diploma or GED

+ Some experience handling animals preferred but not required, or educational background in animal science

+ Ability to work on your feet all day

+ Ability to climb a short ladder

+ Ability to lift up to 50lbs periodically






**Why Kelly** **** **?**



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**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. 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. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

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Posted: 2019-08-19 Expires: 2019-10-31

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Animal Care and Services Worker
138th2017 - Animal Care and Services Worker
Overall Rating: 138/199
Median Salary: $22,230

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