Benaroya Research Institute

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Animal Cage Washer

Animal Cage Washer

Regular Full-Time
Requisition Number 
Animal Resources


The Animal Cage Washer is needed to provide the basic husbandry needs of the rodents housed in the vivarium by cleaning and sterilizing caging and other equipment while maintaining supplies and the general appearance and cleanliness of the facility. Primary duties include dumping dirty bedding and following standard operating procedures for dealing with potentially hazardous waste, operating cage washers, filling water bottles, wrapping items to be sterilized, operating autoclave, maintaining logs, cleaning shelves, and sweeping and mopping floors.


Schedule: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Must be able to operate cage cleaning/sterilizing equipment; requires continuous standing, ability to push/pull 100 pounds, and lift/carry 50 pounds. Must have H.S. diploma or equivalent.


BRI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age.