To assist the lab technicians in the process of collecting boars, processing semen and general maintenance.
Physical Requirements: Ability to stand, kneel and walk on concrete floors most of the day. Medium strength is required for the training of boars, collection of semen and lifting of buckets. May have to lift or assist in positioning of boars. Ability to reach for and handle supportive devices or equipment such as thermoses, feed scoops, gates, etc. Possess near visual acuity and depth perception to examine boars and semen for pertinent detail. The animal environment is dusty and has animal dander, odor and noise. Appropriate personal protection equipment is provided.
Skills and Abilities: Dependable, self-motivated, detail oriented, neat, flexible, people oriented, able to maintain confidentiality, possess organizational and time management skills, proven skills in effective communication.
Equipment Operation: Telephone, computer, electronic calculator, bagging/sealing machine, CASA, microscope, parastalic pump, thermometers and domestic appliances.
Tasks & Responsibilities
*The preceding statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed.
Education & Experience
High school graduate preferred with general office experience and a farm background.
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