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Animal Technician - Cage Wash / Animal Husbandry, San Diego, CA

Kelly Services
La Jolla, CA 92037
**Animal Technician - Cage Wash / Animal Husbandry, San Diego, La Jolla, CA**

**Job Duties and 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 AHT.

+ Perform euthanasia and disposal of dead animals; 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 to operate and maintain mechanical equipment: Autoclaves, cage washers, vehicles, janitorial equipment, etc.

+ Ability to follow written and oral direction, complete assignments in a timely manner including the ability to be thorough in performing assigned tasks.

+ Good interpersonal and organizational skills to effectively communicate with other lab personnel.

+ Skill in the humane methods of euthanasia (CO2) in lab animals, including the appropriate disposal of dead animals.

+ Working knowledge of laws and regulations that govern the housing and management of laboratory animals as applied to the University of California.

+ Knowledge of breeding/weaning of animals.

+ Work variable schedule including weekends and holidays.

**For immediate consideration, apply today! Questions? Call Alex at 858.207.6311, or Toni at 714.454.8252,**

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

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest-regarded scientific organizations
providing 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 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
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.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect
with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
Posted: 2019-08-14 Expires: 2019-09-16

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