University of Utah Animal Support Technician in Salt Lake City, Utah
Open Date 12/07/2016
Requisition Number PRN13043B
Job Title Animal Support Technician
Working Title Animal Support Technician
Job Grade A
FLSA Code Nonexempt
Patient Sensitive Job Code? No
Standard Hours per Week 40
Full Time or Part Time?
Work Schedule Summary
Department 00717 - Office of Comparative Medicine
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range 7.25 to 14.18
Open Until Filled No
Sorts, disassembles, disinfects and reassembles animal cages.
Performs simple maintenance of washing equipment.
Operates autoclaves, washers and cleaning machinery.
Maintains proper level of disinfection for wash areas.
Completes proper documentation of all duties performed.
Provides customer service to department and non-departmental personnel.
Six months work experience, demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills required. Ability to move up to 50 pounds may be required in some areas.
Type Benefited Staff
Special Instructions Summary
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.
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The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.