Animal Technical Assistant

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  • Full Time
  • Sydney
Job no: 510687
Work type: casual
Location: Sydney, NSW
Categories: Research Administration support
  • Casual role: $42.86 – $47.82 per hour
  • Ability to work some weekday mornings and weekends

About the role:

The major responsibilities of this position will include the daily provision of exemplary washroom services and cleaning duties in an animal research laboratory. Duties include the efficient maintenance of cage and room hygiene, the safe operation of cage washer and autoclave, preparation of materials for sterilization and minor routine maintenance of equipment. In addition, there is a responsibility for maintenance of records in accordance with current Federal and State legislation and the Australian Code for the care and use of animals for scientific purposes.

We are looking for casual staff who could work 2-3 mornings per week (7-10/11am) or 1-2 longer days (7am-3pm). Weekend work would also be offered. Some previous work experience would be essential.

UNSW is committed to equity diversity and inclusion. Applications from women, people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, those living with disabilities, members of the LGBTIQ+ community; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged. UNSW provides workplace adjustments for people with disability, and access to flexible work options for eligible staff. The University reserves the right not to proceed with any appointment.

For further information please contact:

Kellie Kouts

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Position Description

Advertised: 18 Aug 2022 AUS Eastern Standard Time
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