Animal Assistant - 008/2019
Code/Reference:
008/2019
Applications accepted until:
2019-04-17
Number of Openings
1

Department

Biotechnology

Employment Type

permanent

Minimum Requirements

  • Matric (Grade 12)

Additional Requirements

  • The successful candidate will be required to work an 8 hour day between 06h00 and 18h00
  • The successful candidate will be required to work on weekends and public holidays
  • Own transport required

Specific Operational Requirements

  • Pre-employment, routine and exit medicals are compulsory due to the nature of the business.
  • SHE related training is mandatory to attend
  • Adherence to SHE Instructions (Waste Segregation, Water and Energy Saving Initiatives)
  • Compliance to SHE Site Rules is compulsory
  • NBI uses hazardous and biologically active chemicals. Candidate will be required to use proper PPE and will go through medical examinations as per OSH Act requirements

Key Performance Areas

  • Animal husbandry
  • Collection of Ascetic fluid
  • Cleanliness and maintenance of animal unit
  • Maintain quality standards
  • Assists in collection of sheep blood

Competencies

  • Planning and Organising
  • Decision making
  • Quality Orientation
  • Contribution to team success