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Lab Animal Care Technician- Canine

Kelly Services
Seattle, WA 98194
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Lab Animal Care Technician- Canine

Location: Seattle, WA

Pay Rate- $17.05

6mo Contract

Two Shifts Available:

1-Fri-Tue 8am-4:30pm

2- Saturday and Sundays 8:30am-5pm

The Lab Animal Care Technician is responsible for:

+ Care for large animals in accordance with standard operating procedures including: cleaning and sanitizing animal enclosures, feeding animals (standardized and prescribed diets), assuring that animals have fresh water at all times, transferring animals to clean caging, performing complete housekeeping duties in animal housing areas and surrounding premises, performing laundry cleaning services and bathing and socializing of the animals.

+ Prepare large animal primary enclosures, inspect newly arrived animals for general health, report abnormalities to the Manager or Veterinarian for evaluation.

+ Identify animals according to SOPs and maintain accurate records of animal identification, daily room tallies and labor allocation.

+ Operate cage washing equipment including mechanical rack, autoclave, pressure washer and other cleaning equipment and devices and perform environmental control tests to validate and ensure proper function and document test results.

+ Attend and participate in assigned required training classes or other training requirements.

+ Proficient in Microsoft office and use of the DVMax system for record keeping.

+ Participate in continuing education appropriate for professional growth and service excellence in these responsibilities.

+ Perform other duties as assigned.

+ High School diploma or equivalent.

+ Good verbal and written English communication skills.

+ Ability to follow instructions precisely that are presented in English.

+ Good computer skills.

+ Ability to lift and move 50 lbs on a regular basis and sustained physical activities such as bending, balancing, stooping, reaching, and remain standing for long periods of time.

+ Ability to wear Personal Protection Equipment may include scrubs, disposable coveralls, gloves, shoe covers, gowns, ear plugs / muffs, face mask, and eye protection.

Animal husbandry background including prior experience or education in animal care **preferred** .

**Must be comfortable working with canines under research studies.**

**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. 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

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Posted: 2020-12-25 Expires: 2021-01-25

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