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The Equipment Preparer I processes soiled animal housing equipment and prepares clean equipment for use; performs general custodial care for areas within the facility; and may assist with inventory assessment checks for equipment supplies.
Have sufficient verbal and written English communication skills to be able to follow written and verbal instructions and assimilate training presented in English.
Ability to lift and move 50 lbs on a regular basis and sustained physical activities such as bending, balancing, stooping, reaching, and remain standing for long periods of time.
Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment including scrubs, gloves, shoe covers, gowns, ear plugs / muffs, face mask, and eye protection.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Maintenance of a valid Washington State Driver’s License and good driving record.