Laboratory Technician I
Job Title: Laboratory Technician I
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 228125
Prepares, cleans and sanitizes animal caging, accessories, racks and components utilizing industrial washing equipment
Sanitizes animal rooms and support areas on regular schedule.
Maintains accurate records including wash cycle reports, equipment maintenance, environmental conditions, inventory and daily activity.
Unloads and stocks supplies as needed.
Performs other duties as required.Required Qualifications
High school diploma, GED Certificate or Vocational School Diploma
One year of job related experience
Ability to lift 50 pounds and push/pull heavy loads
Ability to follow written and oral instructions, practices and Standard Operating Procedures
Ability to work while standing for prolonged periods and use personal protective equipment throughout work dayPreferred Qualifications
Preferred Educational Qualifications
Technical Diploma, Associate's Degree or two years college course work; AALAS certification at ALAT level or higher
Two or more years as a cage wash technician in a research animal facilityKnowledge, Skills, & Abilities
This job requires basic mechanical background and skills operating industrial washing equipment.