Research Technician - In-Life (EVG) *$1000 sign-on bonus *$18/hr starting wage
Company: Charles River Laboratories
Posted on: January 15, 2022
At Charles River, we are passionate about improving the quality
of people's lives. When you join our global family, you will help
create healthier lives for millions of patients and their
Charles River employees are innovative thinkers, who are dedicated
to continuous learning and improvement. We will empower you with
the resources you need to grow and develop in your career.
As a Charles River employee, you will be part of an
industry-leading, customer-focused company at the forefront of drug
development. Your skills will play a key role in bringing
life-saving therapies to market faster through simpler, quicker,
and more digitalized processes. Whether you are in lab operations,
finance, IT, sales, or another area, when you work at Charles
River, you will be the difference every day for patients across the
Job SummaryWe are seeking a Research Technician for our General
Toxicology Team at our Safety Assessment sites located
Mattawan,Skokie, Ashland, Cleveland and Spencerville.
A Research Technician is responsible for: administering substances
to animals, performing husbandry duties, including
cleaning/transporting caging and providing food and water;
performing clinical observations of animals to determine
morbidity/mortality; collecting and handling data and specimens;
euthanizing animals and assisting veterinarians, management, and
other company personnel with animal care, study-related tasks, and
process improvement initiatives.
***Please Note: we are seeking Talent for both 1st and 2nd Shift
positions, as well as standard and alternate work schedules (e.g.,
The following are minimum qualifications related to the Research
- HS/GED or Bachelor's/Master's with no relevant experience.
- Ability to communicate verbally and in writing at all levels
inside and outside the organization.
- Basic familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite.
- Computer skills, commensurate with Essential Functions,
including the ability to learn a validated system.
- Ability to work extended hours beyond normal work schedule to
include, but not limited to evenings, weekends, extended shifts,
and/or extra shifts; sometimes on short notice.
- Ability to work under specific time constraints.About Safety
Charles River is committed to helping our partners expedite their
preclinical drug development with exceptional safety assessment
services, state-of-the-art facilities and expert regulatory
guidance. From individual specialty toxicology and IND enabling
studies to tailored packages and total laboratory support, our
deeply experienced team can design and execute programs that
anticipate challenges and avoid roadblocks for a smooth, efficient
journey to market. Each year approximately 120 investigational new
drug (IND) programs are conducted in our Safety Assessment
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