MD Anderson Cancer Center Animal Attendant - Veterinary Medicine & Surgery in Houston, Texas
The Veterinary Medicine and Surgery department exists to serve MD Anderson research programs. Our primary mission is to provide the best possible veterinary care, facilities and services in support of the institutional animal care and use program, in keeping with all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC) accreditation standards.
Equipment Cleaning & Sanitation
Performs equipment washing, sanitizing, sterilization, and quality assurance testing according to task guide.
Properly disassembles equipment prior to, and reassembles following sanitation.
Performs flushes of automated water system manifolds on racks using the rack manifold flush Station.
Performs flushes on recoil hoses using recoil hose flush station.
Collects soiled equipment and removal of trash daily.
Ensures cage washing equipment is working properly and report alarms and malfunctions to team leader or supervisor immediately.
- Records appropriate data in logbook or electronic task management system.
Facility/ Room Care and Housekeeping
Cleans washroom daily.
Maintains washroom equipment and performs routine cleaning and maintenance according to manufacturer recommendations.
Performs ancillary cleaning duties as assigned.
Performs basic housekeeping assignments in assigned and ancillary areas.
Restocks supplies at designated areas.
Other duties as assigned.
Preferred: High School Diploma or equivalent
It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html
Requisition ID: 143067
Employment Status: Full-Time
Employee Status: Regular
FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
Work Week: Days
Fund Type: Soft
Pivotal Position: No
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 27,040
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 31,000
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 34,800
Science Jobs: No