1+ months

Animal Care Technician

Kelly Services
San Francisco, CA 94103
Animal Science Technician, San Francisco, CA

Pay Rate: $20/hour

+ Daily maintenance of vivarium facilities, under general supervision.

+ Change cages/racks, clean primary enclosures per schedule, feed and water different species of animals.

+ Maintain all animals and animal housing areas according to standard operating procedures for each species.

+ Always handle animals humanely and with care.

+ Mistreatment can result in severe, negative employment consequences.

+ Monitor room conditions for temperature, humidity, and sanitation.

+ Report conditions outside of set ranges

+ Identify animal care needs as they arise and report them to the Supervisor.

+ Communicate with the faculty regarding animal housing/husbandry issues in a professional and articulate manner.

+ Prepare animal cages for transportation between facilities.

+ Perform cage wash duties as needed.

+ Review assigned areas for items or activities that might raise protocol or regulatory compliance concerns.

+ Assist in the training of new employees

+ Assist in restraint of animals as needed.

+ Assist in animal health screening programs which range from rodent to large animal sample collection as assigned.

+ Assist in training animals for physical exam or research behaviors.

+ Perform treatments, administer routine medications, apply technical skills under close supervision e.g. collect fecal samples, various injections, etc. .

+ Record Keeping Perform record-keeping duties, such as per-diems records, feed logs, temperature and humidity charts, animal receipt, and disposition logs.

+ Perform sanitation record verification, such as water temperature or autoclave logs.

+ Perform all duties as assigned in animal housing rooms and log in daily check sheet.

+ Ability to use small hand tools to repair cages, racks, and minor mechanical needs e.g., automatic watering systems, water fillers, etc. .

+ Maintain and change rack, biosafety cabinet, humidifier, and room filters.

+ Maintain/restock supplies in common areas, including feed, and equipment.

+ Transport animals, receiving, caging, feed, supplies, and equipment to satellites and other campus locations.

**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
Posted: 2019-12-13 Expires: 2020-02-13

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