A temporary full-time position is available at the Marine Biological Laboratory for an Animal Care Assistant. Under direction of the Animal Care Facility Manager, the individual will assist in the daily operations of the Mammalian Animal Care Facility. Duties may also include care of avian, reptile, and amphibian species. The primary responsibility is for the husbandry (care and feeding) of laboratory animals. This will include daily health monitoring, receiving animals, maintenance of environmental conditions, and associated record keeping. This position will require weekend duties and has a start date of mid-May and an end date of late August or early September. Knowledge of the principles of sanitation.