Animal Technician

Craibstone, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
£8.45 per hour
08 Jun 2017
21 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Animal Technicians (Part time / fixed term)
Aberdeen Campus
£8.45 ph                                                   Ref: E/AE/067/17

SRUC is unique in Scotland and the North of England and one of the largest organisations of its kind in Europe.  Our ambitious and exciting vision is to work at local, national and international levels, leading innovation and sustainable development in agriculture and rural sectors.

We are seeking committed Animal Care Technicians who are able to work up to 4 hours per day at weekends and provide occasional cover for staff holidays and unplanned leave. These are fixed term contracts up to August 2019.

In this role, you will undertake the care and welfare of a range of animals housed in the Animal Care Training Centre and associated areas, paying particular attention to their welfare needs. This will include but is not limited to feeding, watering, grooming and cleaning. In addition to this you will be required to maintain accurate animal records and communicate any issues arising.

Applicants should have an interest in animals; a qualification in animal care would be desirable but not essential as full training will be given. 

Closing date: 21st June 2017   

Please note CVs will not be accepted without a completed application form.

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