JOB NO.: 105149-US
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: CALS/AG RES STA/MARSHFIELD
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine, Other
Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing
Position Vacancy ID: 105149
Working Title: RELIEF FEEDER/CARETAKER
Official Title: ANIM RESEARCH TECH OB(46072)
Hiring Department: A079200-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/AG RES STA/MARSHFIELD
Term: This is an Ongoing appointment
This position will clean, bed, handle, and observe animals in a dairy heifer and lactating cow research operation to comply with the AAALAC accredited research program. Assist in cleanliness of all cattle buildings, feed facilities, feed storage areas, and other buildings that are used daily. Duties include handling cattle, grooming and bedding the resting areas, and scraping manure alleys. This position will feed cattle when the primary feeder is unavailable or not scheduled to work. This position prepares and dispenses specified feed rations to heifers and cows and must be able to operate scales and feed software. Premixes or TMR (total mixed rations) must be delivered at a consistent time for feeding. This position assists in milking the dairy herd for general routine operations and dairy research.
4:30 am to 1:00 pm
Every other weekend
Instructions to applicants:
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To apply, you will be asked to submit a resume highlighting your qualifications as they relate to this position. You will be asked to provide three references within the application process.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required
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Advertised: Jun 12 2018 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Jun 26 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time