Animal Care Assistant C (MICAM)

Updated: about 1 month ago
Job Type: PartTime

  • Monitors animals’ health and ensures they are properly fed and housed.
  • Observes and records behavioral activity. Assists with experimental procedures, Hormone injection (intra peritoneal (IP) injection), Plug & Estrous checking embryonic stem cell culture.
  • Maintains work area in a clean and orderly fashion.
  • The list of functions outlined above is representative and not a complete and detailed list of tasks which may be performed by an incumbent . For example, incumbents may be asked to perform some elements of Animal Care Assistant level “A” tasks in addition to the above listed functions.

Hiring Unit:
Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre (MICAM)

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the immediate supervisor, the incumbent may perform some or all of the listed general administration functions. These functions are of high complexity and the incumbent performs them using established instructions.

Other Qualifying Skills and/or Abilities

  • Animal (mouse) handling experience is required.
  • A strong sense of responsibility and reliability.
  • High School Diploma
  • Two years of relevant experience in the field of work

Minimum Education and Experience:

High School Diploma 2 Years Related Experience

Hourly Salary:

(Amuse C) $14.50

Hours per Week:

15 (Part time)

Position Start Date:


Position End Date:


Deadline to Apply:

McGill University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We welcome applications from racialized persons/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, as well as from all qualified candidates with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. McGill implements an employment equity program and encourages members of designated groups to self-identify. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, or 514-398-3711.

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