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Master Animal Technologist
Ref No.: 18-01346
Location: Gainesville, Georgia
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 06/04/2018 to 12/30/2018
Candidates may not have any contact with birds or live poultry outside of work. Please communicate that this is a hands on, dirty job that deals directly with animal care on a farm. This is not a clean lab role dealing with samples.
Assist in conducting and documenting Avian R&D and QC studies.
Incubating, hatching and husbandry of SPF birds.
Conduct vaccinations, sample collection, and other examinations of birds
Assist in R&D studies in various roles
Cleaning of buildings/animal isolators for tests
Reporting daily observations

Must be able to lift 50 lbs. and carry it 10 ft.
Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
Must be able to squat, bend, and stoop, as well as twisting and turning.
Manual dexterity and visual acuity are important.
Must have excellent communication skills
Must be conscientious, detail-oriented, self-motivated, and able to work alone
Must realize the importance of non-contamination process and be prepared to adhere strictly to the procedures
Ability to maintain good working relationships with others
Computer literate
Must be able to work from a ladder (6 feet)

2-4 years experience working with animals
Poultry experience
Must have a HS diploma or GED