Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
90-day-old-job
part-time-job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Cincinnati, OH
View more jobs in Ohio

Job Details

Lab Animal Technician I AFSCME

Company name
The University of Cincinnati

Location
Cincinnati, OH, United States

Employment Type
Full-Time

Industry
Sciences, Bluecollar, Education, Entry Level

Posted on
Aug 30,2019

Valid Through
Dec 13,2019

Apply for this job






Profile

The Office of Research Laboratory Animal Medical Services department is seeking to hire two (2) Lab Animal Technician 1 positions. The position is ideal for someonewho loves to work with a variety of animal species, has good communication skills, the ability to effectively plan and organize work, set priorities and values diversity in the workplace. They will report to the area supervisor.

 

JOB DUTIES:

*Perform duties of Laboratory Animal Aide (LAA) positions plus; *Maintain sanitation and husbandry programs for a variety of animal species, housing systems, and equipment in accordance with written SOPs. Maintain records on daily log sheets and other forms in accordance with SOPs. Provide basic and special care for cage level barrier housed transgenic and knockout genetically engineered rodents; *Observe, record, and report on the health status of animals; determine acceptability of an animal to be maintained in university facilities. Receive, properly identify, and transfer animals to holding cages based on written, oral, or picture directions. Monitor environmental conditions for a variety of animal species (temperature, relative humidity, illumination requirements, airflow, etc.) and report out-of-range conditions to LAMS management. Report any facility problems to LAMS management; *Assist the veterinary clinical staff with restraint and treatment of animals; administer medications and special diets; collect specimens/samples. Maintain records on daily observations and report any and all observed health problems; *Assist research staff, LAMS staff, and students with restraint of animals and special housing per supervisor approved service requests; *Assist with the maintenance of rodent breeding programs, including weaning and identification; *Maintain equipment and perform minor repairs; operate cage washers, autoclaves, and laundry washers and dryers. Prepare special protective clothing for use in barrier animal holding areas; *Assist with training of LAAs. May coordinate the work of LAA positions.

UNUSUAL WORKING CONDITIONS: Subject to animal bites and diseases; exposure to animal waste, urine, feces, blood, dander (allergens), and odors; exposure to physical, chemical, and biological hazards (for example: carcinogens, acids, and cleaning agents); pushing of heavy carts.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Must have a high school diploma or GED with one year related experience; -OR- be a graduate of a vocational technical high school in animal care (no experience necessary); -OR-have an Associate's degree in Animal Science or Veterinary Technology (no experience necessary). Some positions may require a current valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record. Related experience must be in animal care.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:Must pass a physical examination and test negative for active infectious tuberculosis. Must have the ability to lift up to 40 pounds.

OPPORTUNITIES

*An attractive compensation package, including base salary and excellent benefits (e.g., retirement, medical/dental, tuition remission); *An outstanding professional opportunity to work with highly talented and committed colleagues and contribute to the growth of a world-class organization and fulfillment of the overall mission of the institution; *Growth potential within the university

The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university, ranked as one of American's top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News ranked UC in the Top Tier of American's Best Colleges. The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a research heavyweight. Forbes, Delta Sky and Travel + Leisure magazines have named UC one of the most beautiful campuses. #HottestCollegeInAmerica

 

Shift: First            Pay Rate: $14.83 per hour start then $15.57 per hour post probationary rate.

 

 

Complete Application: You MUST indicate on your application materials evidence of having the experience, skills, or education required for this title. Please document all dates of employment, description of relevant duties, and full-time/part-time status.  

 

Subjects and Weights: 100% Training and Experience.

 

Training and Experience: Eligibility test scores and rank will be determined by grading the applicant’s related work history and education.

 

Are you eligible to receive Ex-Veteran Credit?  You must have a DD214 stating that you received an Honorable Discharge.  In order to receive the additional credit for your military service, you must do one of the following with your DD214: 

 

1.  Attach a copy of the DD214 to your application.

2.  Fax a copy to our office within 3 days after the closing date.  Our fax number is 556-9652.

3.  Bring a copy to our office within 3 days after the closing date.  We are located at the University of Cincinnati, University Hall, 51 Goodman Dr., Suite 340

 

 

This position will be a professional position paid at an hourly rate.

 

_The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement._

 

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

 

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.

 

REQ: 38967

SF:OMJ SF:RM SF:INS  SF:IND; SF:INS 

Company info

The University of Cincinnati
Website : http://www.uc.edu

Similar Jobs:
The Institute for Policy Research (IPR) is seeking a graduate student worker for an hourly position to assist senior IPR researchers on grant and contract research. Research responsibilities include maintaining and analyzing proje...
The University of Cincinnati James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time, 12-month Assistant Professor level faculty position in the Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences as the Director of the Master's ...
Adjunct Professor, Environmental Health
Location : Cincinnati, OH
Adjunct Professor Department of Environmental Health College of Medicine UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI The Department of Environmental Health at the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine is seeking an Professor on a part-time l...
EmploymentCrossing was helpful in getting me a job. Interview calls started flowing in from day one and I got my dream offer soon after.
Jeremy E - Greenville, NC
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
EducationCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
EducationCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2019 EducationCrossing - All rights reserved. 168 192