ANIMAL RESEARCH TECHNICIAN ADVANCED
Job posting number: #7068492
Posted: August 3, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionPOSITION SUMMARY:
This position is involved in all aspects of the teaching and research dairy operation, including but not limited to, training, supervising and assisting with milking and feeding activities, cleaning, handling, and health observations of animals at the facility. It is critical that the employee be adept at following written and oral instructions as directed by management, research, and facility protocols. This position may at times require flexible hours.
The position supervises student shifts. The individual must have the capacity to train and assist students and to provide them with guidance in a consistent professional manner.
The UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is committed to maintaining and growing a culture that embraces diversity, inclusion, and equity, believing that these values are foundational elements of our excellence and fundamental components of a positive and enriching learning and working environment for all students, faculty, and staff.
List of Duties
INSTITUTIONAL STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.
For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion
DEGREE AND AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:
No Degree Required
MINIMUM YEARS AND TYPE OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE:
The incumbent must be skilled at following oral and written instructions as directed by management and research protocols. Also, the person in this position must understand basic arithmetic functions and be adept at performing them with no guidance.