Covance’s Animal Care Specialist jobs will not only take care of your immediate needs but also help you with your career goals. Are you looking for a job that provides a competitive hourly rate AND offers full medical/dental/vision benefits? Starting pay is $14.50 -$15.00 per hour.
Are you looking for a company that wants to help you with your future whether it is on job training or going back to school (tuition reimbursement).
We also want you to take time off for yourself, so Covance offers 21 days of paid time off annually.
The Animal Care Specialist job is at our beautiful Madison, WI facility.
Here are some of the job responsibilities you can expect:
• Provide general animal facility maintenance and cleanliness to animals.
• Set up animal housing
• Maintaining and monitoring animal laboratory facilities
Some things we would like you to know:
• Animal Care Specialists work on a rotating shift. First shift hours, but the days you work change and include weekends and some holidays.
• This job will keep you active! You can expect to be on your feet walking approx. 5 miles/day.
• The job will require you to lift up to 50 pounds.
• Our employee’s health and safety is important to us, mandatory immunizations and screenings are required.
Language Skills Required:
High school diploma or equivalent.
Experience: Required: This is an entry level job so no related experience is required. Prior experience working in a cleaning role or working with animals is preferred.