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Facility Care Technician I

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Facility Care Technician I
Requisition Number RE23115
Working Title
Department Name 40832:Laboratory Animal Resources
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 36
Salary Range $12.50-18.67/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

0 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Ability to lift, push and pull objects up to 50 lbs.; work in hot, wet areas and wear personal protective clothing.


Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 3:30 pm with rotational weekend work required.

Job Summary

Completes primarily cage wash activities; Provides facility maintenance and sanitation as directed. Limited amount (approximately 10% of overall job duties & responsibilities) of simple, routine animal caretaking duties, training program; and other duties as requested by Group Leader or Supervisor. All actions are completed by strictly & consistently following applicable DLAR SOPs including safety procedures & guidelines. Reports any suspected or actual deviations to SOPs or non-routine situations immediately to Group Leader or their Supervisor. Arrives, leaves & takes breaks at work as scheduled. Strictly adheres to DLAR attendance policy.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

MS Windows, and Outlook.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Animal or mechanical work experience is desirable; and valid state driver’s license.

Deadline to Apply 07/05/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2020-06-26 Expires: 2020-07-26

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UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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Facility Care Technician I

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