This position will assist the transportation coordinator with the transport of research animals to different labs around the campus. They will also pull supplies and fill orders for various facilities under the direction of LARC.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Assist transportation coordinator with daily deliveries (animals, equipment, and supplies).
Pull supplies and prep for delivery to satellite facilities (those not connected by an underground tunnel).
Assist with monitoring and management of walk-in cooler.
Assist transportation coordinator with care and maintenance of LARC vehicles.
Perform other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent and six months of relevant animal care experience.
Possess a valid driver's license with the ability to be insured by Indiana University.
Willingness to drive cargo vans and box trucks. Willingness to participate in the Occupational Health Program for LARC employees, including receiving immunizations recommended by Occupational Health Services. Ability to follow verbal and written instructions. Ability to lift greater than 25 pounds.
Working Conditions / Demands
Must be able to perform essential job functions with or without an accommodation.
Salary Plan: TE
Salary Grade: 04
Job Function: Research
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