Staging BUID Warehouse/Distribution (Animal Attendant) - Animal Resources Center Logistics Operations in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications

High school or equivalent; no experience required.


To assist in providing care of laboratory animals in a humane, safe and sanitary manner using appropriate equipment and established procedures.

Salary Range

Commensurate with experience

  • This is a band code: CS12

Specific Job Related Duties

Sanitizes trucks, rooms, equipment and hallways as assigned.

  • Assists in the maintenance of supply inventory.

  • Request supply quotes and fill supply orders.

  • Monitor the ARC Logistics mailbox and process service requests.

  • Driver responsibilities.

  • Assists in record keeping.

  • Observes animals for behavior change and/or evidence of disease and notifies staff as appropriate.

  • Receives, transports and distributes incoming animals as specified.

  • Receives, transports and distributes incoming supplies.

  • Attends in-house training programs to become more knowledgeable in the field of laboratory animal science.

  • Maintains room schedules and census cards.

  • Adheres to internal controls and reporting structure.

Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) Checks

Before employing a person as a driver of a University-owned vehicle for official University business, UTMB’s Logistics/Fleet Planning shall request from the Texas Department of Public Safety a list of convictions for traffic violations contained in the department records on the potential employee and a verification that the person has a valid driver's license issued by the State in which the person permanently resides.

Preferred License/Certificate

Must possess current Texas Class “C” driver’s license.

Preferred Work Experience

Truck driving experience and a clean driving record perferred

  • Strong computer skills

  • Inventory experience

Closing Statement

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Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Title: Warehouse/Distribution (Animal Attendant) - Animal Resources Center Logistics Operations

Job ID: 56429

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: RSRCH