Research Technician- Safety Pharmacology
Company: Charles River Laboratories
Posted on: June 22, 2022
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to
assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new
drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a
significant impact on the health and well-being of people across
the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance,
IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role
in the work we perform. In return, we'll help you build a career
that you can feel passionate about.*$1,000 sign on bonus *$20/hr
starting wageJob Summary
We are seeking an experienced Research Technician for our Safety
Pharmacology Team located in Mattawan, MI.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.Job
The following are minimum requirements 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.CompetenciesLead - We lead when we advocate our purpose
and model our values, when we deliver innovation, when we embrace
change, and when we appreciate and celebrate the great work of
others.Care - We show we care when we respect each other, our
animals and the communities where we work and live, when we create
a positive healthy workplace, when we are mindful of our compliance
standards, and when we choose to do the right thing.Collaborate -We
collaborate when we partner with each other and promote teamwork,
when we communicate clearly and effectively across the hall or
around the globe, and when we welcome all forms of diversity and
encourage inclusiveness.Own - We act like owners when we hold
ourselves accountable for our actions, when we respond to internal
and external client needs with speed and accuracy, when we set and
achieve meaningful goals, and when we strive towards continuous
Charles River is a U.S. Federal Contractor. As a result, we must
follow the Presidential Executive Order to mandate vaccinations,
and ensure our employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Our
main priority is the wellbeing, health, and safety of our people.
We require proof of vaccination from all employees.
Anyone with requests for disability-related and/or religious
exemptions should contact Talent Acquisition
(crrecruitment_US@crl.com) so that information can be provided
about the accommodation process at Charles River.
About Safety Assessment
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
Keywords: Charles River Laboratories, Kalamazoo , Research Technician- Safety Pharmacology, Professions , Mattawan, Michigan
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