Job Posting

Research Animal Assistant

Animal Science

Position Information


Assist in the daily activities associated with caring for research pigs both on campus and off campus at nearby farms.
Duties include feeding and cleaning pens, administer medications, heat checking and breeding as needed, and sample collections. Other duties may include hand-raising newborn piglets from birth to 5 weeks.

Required Skills

Looking for reliable, dependable persons. Must pay attention to details and observe animals and surroundings.
Looking for help during the week, with 2 to 3 weekends a month.

Preferred Qualifications

Prefer large animal or vet clinic experience but it is NOT a requirement.

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