USA - MA - Cambridge
New Canaan, Connecticut
La Jolla, California
Uniondale, New York
USA - MA - Boston
Location: USA - MA - Cambridge
Internal Number: 56843BR
Performs routine duties associated with rodent cage sanitation and preparation for reuse in a research setting including cage maintenance, monitoring equipment for proper functioning and maintaining sanitary conditions and daily records. Operates automated robotic system and ensures that cage washing, and related equipment are in proper working order by cleaning, and preventive maintenance. Perform routine start-up and shut down procedures of all cage wash machines. Operates autoclave to sterilize or decontaminate caging equipment. Assist in receiving and storing materials, food and supplies. Transport caging supplies between animal rooms and cage washrooms. Maintain sanitary conditions of cage washing rooms and other ancillary areas, such as hallways and storage areas. Take 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. Use personal protective equipment as required. Perform related responsibilities as required.
Wash and sterilize laboratory rodent animal caging and other equipment in a complex research environment. Specific duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
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Diploma from an accredited high school or GED.