Agricultural/Animal Assistant I - Animal Care Technician

Location
Columbia, SC
Posted
May 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Title Agricultural/Animal Assistant I - Animal Care Technician

Internal Title Animal Care Technician

Quicklink uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80988

Band 2

Requisition Number 011735

Minimum Salary $21,874

Salary Range

Pay Basis Annually

Department School of Medicine - Animal Resources

Campus USC Columbia

Expected Fill Date ASAP

Job Posting Date 05-09-2017

Reopen Date

Minimum Posting Period Ends 05-15-2017

Job Close Date

Type of Position
Staff

Job Type Full-Time

Job Category Trades

If Research Grant/Time Limited, indicate the benefits provided



Job Description
Under general supervision, performs a wide variety of semi-routine and diversified duties including the daily handling of laboratory rodents to ensure the care and management of research animals for the Animal Resource Facility of the University of South Carolina and School of medicine.


Minimum Qualifications
High school diploma; prefer training and/or experience in animal care.
Weekend and holiday work hours are required for this position.

Knowledge/Skills/Expertise :

Must be able to follow written and oral instructions. Must posses ability to learn about environmental and nutritional requirements for laboratory animals and successfully complete certification requirements.


Preferred Qualifications
Prefer training and/or experience in animal care.


Documents which must be associated with this posting



Special Instructions to Applicants
Weekend and holiday work hours are required for this position.

SOC Code 31-9096

PI97795235