UCLA Health Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under close supervision, incumbent performs routine animal husbandry tasks. Duties include the cleaning, feeding, and watering of laboratory animals; the cleaning of cages/enclosures, related ancillary equipment; and the maintenance of animal care areas. Qualifications Required: Skill in providing humane care and maintenance to several species of animals and providing proper restraint for several species of animals. Ability to lift up to 50 pound bags of feed, bedding or animals. Ability to push up to 300 pound cage racks. Ability to write and understand English and to follow written and oral instructions. Working knowledge of hygienic principles and basic animal husbandry. Ability to work in an animal research environment which requires continuous contact with animals. Ability to understand established guidelines for humane care and welfare of laboratory animals as described by “Guide for The Care and Use of Laboratory Animals”. Ability to...