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Lab Assistant [lab_538]

  • Assist graduate students and staff on research projects involving poultry and pigs;
  • Animal handling and data collection;
  • Record keeping and data entry into spreadsheets;
  • Analysis of digital video and audio recordings;
  • Misc laboratory tasks (e.g. clean, disinfect and maintain tools and equipment)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Background in animal, biological or veterinary science;
  • Completion of appropriate animal care modules and workshops and lab safety training;
  • Working knowledge of Excel and library data bases;
  • Experience handling animals; Drivers license preferred;
  • Willingness and ability to work in a team;
  • Flexible schedule and willingness (availability) to work occasional weekends;

Preferred Hours

10 hours per week

Contact Information

Tina Widowski
Animal & Poultry Science, 246 ANNU
Extension: 53679

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1