Advt No.41/2018 : Senior Animal Facility Caretakers on Contract basis

The National Center for Biological Sciences & Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine Bangalore Bio-Cluster Mouse Genome Engineering Facility is looking for Senior Animal Facility Caretakers on contractual terms under the National Mouse Research Resource (NaMoR) project team.

Essential Qualification:

Bachelor degree in any biological science discipline.

Desirable Expereince: 

candidates with prior experience in handling laboratory mice and rats.

Experience in basic molecular biology skills like genotyping by PCR method.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing basic animal care
  • Feeding and watering oflaboratory animals
  • Handle and restraining animals as per SOPs
  • Maintain sanitation and animal care equipment of facility
  • Clean, sanitize and sterilize cages, racks, equipment, supplies or animal care rooms
  • Assist higher-level animal care personnel in more advanced duties
  • Provide elementary assistance to facility users in simple technical procedures and record keeping
  • Assist in receiving, storing and rotating feed, bedding and other animal care supplies and equipment
  • Perform Animal Facility related duties as assigned by animal facility management.
  • Assist Facility Staff and Facility Users in their routine colony management and genotyping of mouse &rat stocks.

Age limit: - Below 28 years as on 1-07-2018.

Payscale: As per institute norms

HOW TO APPLY:

Candidates MUST send an updated CV/Resume & one page COVER LETTER written by the candidate describing your background and the reason for applying to this position.

Interested candidates may send their updated CV + COVER LETTER to:

acrcinfo@ncbs.res.in on or before January 11, 2019.

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Administrative Officer