In this position, the Animal Caretaker performs routine day-to-day animal husbandry duties. Observes all animals in assigned work area and reports any sick, injured or distressed animals to the animal health technician.
Animal Caretaker will be responsible for the routine cleaning, grooming, feeding and watering of common laboratory animal species. Cleans and maintains animal care areas and cage wash area.
Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration
About City of Hope
- High School or equivalent
- 0 to 6 months related experience preferred
- Current California Drivers License and good driving record for insurance purposes (for golf cart only)
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
City of Hope strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
City Of Hope - 10 months ago