Animal Care Technician
Supervisor: Marsha J. Howard
Number of students requested to fill above position: 2-4
Duties of the Position: Changing animal cages and water bottles (mice and hamsters); washing cages and bottles with automatic cage washer; checking food and water in cages (weekends especially); general cleaning (sweeping, mopping, cleaning counters); refill bedding and food containers; scheduling is flexible.
Skills Required to Perform the Position: May require lifting (up to 50 lbs); must be able to handle animals; must be able to follow written and verbal instructions. Communication with the supervisor is essential.
Recommended Student Classification Level : I
Beginning and Ending Dates of the Position: 08/20/12-05/09/13
Hours Per Week: 5-10