STEPS Facility Care Technician I

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Job Title:

STEPS Facility Care Technician I

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

3J532:STEPS Temporary Employment

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:


Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Related Experience:

A high school diploma or it’s equivalent is required.

Physical Requirements:

Able to lift 50 lbs, work in a hot, wet environment.


7am to 3:30pm

Job Summary:

Completes primarily cage wash activities;
Provides facility maintenance and sanitation as directed.
Limited amount (approximately 10% of overall job duties & responsibilities) of simple, routine animal caretaking duties, training program; and other duties as requested by Group Leader or Supervisor. All actions are completed by strictly & consistently following applicable DLAR SOPs including safety procedures & guidelines. Reports any suspected or actual deviations to SOPs or non-routine situations immediately to Group Leader or their Supervisor. Arrives, leaves & takes breaks at work as scheduled. Strictly adheres to DLAR attendance policy.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Animal or mechanical work experience is desirable.

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 11/13/2020
Application Due: 1/12/2021
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