Kelly Services Animal Care Technician in Kingston, New York

Animal Husbandry Technician 1

3 Month Contract-to-Hire

Start time: 5am-6am

Full Time: 40+ hours per week

Starting pay rate: $15.00

(Not accessible by public transit)


Breeds, raises and cares for small animals on behalf of, or for sale to, customers. Follows proper breeding and animal care procedures. Monitors animal behavior and physical attributes to ensure animal health. Ensures biosecurity. Coordinates with Customer Service on scheduling and order status.


  • Working in a clean room environment supporting animal care and husbandry.

  • Scraping, cleaning and washing small animal cages (rodents)

  • Feed, provide water, and observe animal health

  • Handling and transferring of animals between cages

  • Other responsibilities as determined by management


  • Minimum HS Diploma or GED

  • Some experience handling animals preferred but not required, or educational background in animal science

  • Ability to work on your feet all day

  • Ability to climb a short ladder

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs periodically

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—

providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant

projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help

advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000

scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world

a better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect

with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.