Gnotobiotic Research Technician I or II
Part-time Contract Opportunity
South San Francisco, CA
Reporting to the Gnotobiotic Facility Head, the gnotobiotic technician, is responsible for assisting the gnotobiotic head with all aspects of the vivarium equipment. Key tasks include the following:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or equivalent. Two years of cage wash or animal care experience. The ability to lift up to 75 pounds. Positions in this classification may require a valid California driver' s license and an insurable driving record.
Works independently and acts in a lead capacity in the cage wash area under the supervision of a facility manager. Takes the necessary precautions, in keeping with OSHA standards and other applicable federal and state regulations, when working with hazardous chemicals, materials, animals and power equipment. Uses personal protective equipment as required. Performs related responsibilities as required.