Facilities//Maintenance/Trades, Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned research and educational institution, is seeking an individual for the position of Cage Washer Technician to uphold strict animal facilities sanitary guidelines and perform daily activities to maintain a clean laboratory environment throughout the facility.
Responsibilities include: - Following detailed instructions from the Animal Facility Manager - Cleaning cages, feeding equipment and animal rooms - Using disinfectant spray and mopping floors and walls - Operating equipment to disinfect/sterilize - Performing cage washer and autoclave quality assurance
Education: High school or equivalent.
Experience: Experience working with or around laboratory animals is preferred.
Physical: Must be able to lift and carry fifty pounds. This position requires standing most of the day.
Environmental: Must feel comfortable working around laboratory animals and in areas with elevated environmental noise levels.
Other requirements: Must have a valid driver’s license; use of personal vehicle required. Ability to work occasional overtime, weekends and holidays.
Please apply for this position via the CSHL careers website at: http://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/17313
Position Number: 01500-A
We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.
For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu
CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Internal Number: 01500
About Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Since 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has been a global leader in research and education. The international scientific community at CSHL provides a unique and stimulating atmosphere for doctoral research?an environment where students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty work side-by-side. The Watson School of Biological Sciences (WSBS) was founded on the belief that with well thought-out mechanisms, enthusiastic involvement of faculty, and highly motivated students, an innovative curriculum could be provided that would allow students to earn a doctoral degree in a shorter time than in traditional programs without compromising the quality of their training. The curriculum is designed to train students to become scholars and independent thinkers.