AM CALF CARETAKER
JOB NO.: 105618-US
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: CALS/AG RES STA/DAIRY FORG RES
Location: Prairie du Sac
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine, Other
Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing
Position Vacancy ID: 105618
Working Title: AM Calf Caretaker
Official Title: ANIM RESEARCH TECH OB(46072) or ANIMAL RESEARCH TECH(46071)
Hiring Department: A078600-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/AG RES STA/DAIRY FORG RES
Term: This is an Ongoing appointment
This position is responsible for AM shift young calf care; feeding, cleaning, vaccinating and general care of calves. Communicating with other calf feeders on the AM and PM shift so there is no lapse in care of DFRC's future lactating cows is critical. This position will treat animal health issues during their shift under the direction of herd supervisor, foreman or veterinarian. This position also assists in other areas of farm operations as the need arises. This position works under close supervision progressing to general supervision in a short time.
To be successful in this position you must also exhibit a positive working attitude, communicate well and develop a good working relationship with co-workers and supervisors and show initiative to see what needs to be done and to get it done.
Shifts are 10 hours per day (3:30 am to 2:00pm)
Rotate weekends and holidays
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: Aug 2 2018 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Aug 16 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time