ANIMAL RESEARCH TECHNICIAN ADV
JOB NO.: 104261-US
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: CALS/DAIRY SCIENCE/DAIRY HERD
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine
Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing
Position Vacancy ID: 104261
Working Title: Animal Research Technician Adv
Official Title: ANIM RESRCH TECH ADV(46074)
Hiring Department: A073410-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/DAIRY SCIENCE/DAIRY HERD
Term: This is an Ongoing appointment
This position is involved in all aspects of the teaching and research dairy operation, including but not limited to, training, supervising and assisting with milking and feeding activities, cleaning, handling, and health observations of animals at the facility. It is critical that the employee be adept at following written and oral instructions as directed by management, research, and facility protocols. This position may at times require flexible hours.
The position supervises student shifts. The individual must have the capacity to train and assist students and to provide them with guidance in a consistent professional manner.
Work schedule will vary based on operation need, but standard shifts will be from 4:30 AM - 1:00 PM. Work schedule will be full-time, 40 hours per week, and will include a rotation of every other weekend.
Instructions to applicants:
Minimum salary is $15.35. Pay upon appointment will be based on experience.
To apply, please upload a resume. If you would like, you may also upload a cover letter. Your resume or cover letter should include the following: number of years of experience with animals, agriculture, or farming.
If you are able to meet the requirement to work varied hours, including every other weekend, you are encouraged to apply.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required
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Advertised: Mar 9 2018 Central Standard Time
Application Close: Mar 23 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time