Animal Caretaker I

Location
Princeton, NJ
Posted
May 11, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition # 2018-8766
Department Princeton Neuroscience Inst
Category Research and Laboratory
Full-Time / Part-Time Part-Time
Application Deadline

Overview

Princeton University seeks a highly motivated, well-qualified individual to serve as a Part-Time Animal Caretaker in the Princeton Nueroscience Institute . The individual will perform routine and repetitive duties related to the care of laboratory animals including maintaining records and data and assisting with the needs of staff, students and faculty.



The qualified candidate must be well organized, reliable, punctual, possess good attention to detail and good communication skills. Must be able to work individually or in a team environment with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a laboratory environment with normal protective equipment.




Responsibilities

Perform routine and repetitive duties related to the care of laboratory animals including maintaining records and data and assisting with the needs of staff, students and faculty

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 1-3 years of relevant experience.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • An A.S. in Zoology, Biology, Animal Husbandry or equivalent, as well as an AALAS Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician (ALAT) certification is a plus.
  • The final candidate will be required to successfully pass a background check and a pre-employment physical.


Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Salary Grade

LTT, 035

Standard Weekly Hours

20.00

Eligible for Overtime

Yes

Benefits Eligible

Yes

Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)

No

Physical Capacity Exam Required

Yes

Valid Driver's License Required

No



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