Student Animal Husbandry Assistant - 11170BR

Student Animal Husbandry Assistant

Department: 
Animal Care Unit
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Job Description

Performs routine duties associated with cage sanitation and preparation for reuse in a research setting. Provides routine husbandry and care of research animals.

Required Qualifications

  1. Must be able to work with and around animals and animal waste
  2. Currently enrolled KU student in good academic standing
  3. Valid driver’s license
  4. Ability to perform physical tasks, such as gripping, reaching, bending, and regularly lift 50 pounds (with or without accommodations)
  5. Must have 3-4 hour block from at least 3 days a week (M-F)
  6. Must have weekend availability

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Prior animal or research experience

Additional Candidate Instructions

  1. A cover letter that address your interest in the position and schedule availability, specifically availability Monday through Friday and weekends.
  2. A resume
  3. Contact information for 3 references

Contact Information to Applicants

Kendra Clark Kendra_clark@ku.edu 785-864-8844

Advertised Salary Range

$8.00/hr

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11170BR
Department:
Animal Care Unit
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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