|In order to qualify for this position you must meet the following by the closing date of the vacancy announcement:|
12/12/2019 Qualifications will be determined under the Job Element Rating System X-118C, Qualifications Standard Handbook. While a specific length of time and experience is not required for most Wage Grade positions, you must show through experience and training that you possess the best qualified level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of this position. Qualification requirements emphasize the quality of experience, not necessarily the length. The responses to the questionnaire and your resume should be in significant detail to provide the person rating your application with a good understanding of your ability to do the job, technical knowledge, work, and training experience, etc. (For example You must have the ability to perform the duties of a, Animal Caretaker without more than normal supervision (Screen Out)). Applicants who do not meet the SCREEN OUT ELEMENT will not be given further consideration. PHYSICAL EFFORTS:
The incumbent may use greater strength or agility to handle cantankerous or more active animals. Incumbent's work frequently requires lifting and carrying feed and materials weighing 80 lbs. WORKING CONDITIONS:
Works in closely confined rooms and areas or in outside areas. May be required to work in all kinds of weather or in situations where temperature variance is considerable. Incumbent is also subject to disagreeable odors and contagious diseases. There is also a greater degree of exposure to injury from bites and kicks since incumbent personally handles sick or ill-natured animals. Incumbent is subject to danger of falls on damp, wet,and slippery barn floors. Subject to injury from equipment and vehicle operation.
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