ULAR Truck Driver/Technician Assistant, Animal Laboratory

Location
Pennsylvania, United States
Posted
Tuesday, 2 February 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 4 April 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.

Job Description Summary

Provides experienced laboratory animal care to a variety of laboratory animals in a safe, humane and sanitary manner; adhering to all federal, state and local regulations, guidelines and policies. Operates and maintains sanitation and sterilization of equipment. Administers routine treatments and medications. Maintains records and makes observations and reports animal health and conditions to the supervisor. Document in writing completion of animal husbandry tasks.

Job Description

Provides experienced laboratory animal care to a variety of laboratory animals in a safe, humane and sanitary manner; adhering to all federal, state and local regulations, guidelines and policies. Operates and maintains sanitation and sterilization of equipment. Administers routine treatments and medications. Maintains records and makes observations and reports animal health and conditions to the supervisor. Document in writing completion of animal husbandry tasks.

Qualifications

H.S. Diploma or GED Required, with 1-2 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Working Conditions
Requires extensive safety training; Exposure to chemicals; Stockroom or warehouse; Alterative work schedule; Requires protective devices; Exposure to moving machinery

Physical Effort
Frequent lifting 25 lb. or more; Occasional lifting 24-50 lb. Typically standing or walking; Intermittently sitting/standing/stooping

Job Location - City, State
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Department / School
Provost's Center

Pay Range
$16.23 - $29.22

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

Special Requirements

Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

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