Are you ready to use your microscope experience to advance medicine?
As a Study Technician (Research Assistant) - Pathology, you will perform basic necropsy or histology tasks on a variety of laboratory models. While ensuring compliance with the appropriate SOPs, GLPs, and regulatory guidelines, you will:
Trim wet tissues and embed into paraffin
Monitor animal health and welfare in compliance with the Animal Health and Welfare Act
Maintain facilities for AAALAC compliance
This position is in Madison, WI.
Hourly Rate: $17.50 to $18.00
If you are looking for a company where you can gain exposure to a wide variety of science and explore a multitude of career paths across drug development consider working at Covance as a Study Technician.
Thrive personally and professionally at Covance
At Covance, you will use your education as a base and then continue to grow in our learning-based culture. You will know how to expertly respond and adapt as the healthcare industry continues to evolve.
Our excellent benefits package includes: 21 days of personal time off, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match and of course medical and dental insurance.
Why Study Technicians choose to work at Covance
Make a direct impact in the lives of patients and animals
Partner with and learn from supportive colleagues and industry leaders
Expand your knowledge with the ability to specialize in specific areas of early drug development.
What we\u2019re looking for
Study Technicians are the most successful at Covance with:
Bachelor degree in life sciences (with laboratory experience \u2013 academic is great)
Associate degree in laboratory animal technology, veterinary technology or histology with at least two years of related experience
A motivated, hardworking and positive work ethic, and a passion for research
Willingness to work rotating weekends, holidays and overtime with supplementary compensation
Get to know Covance
Covance, the drug development business of LabCorp, is the world\u2019s most comprehensive drug development services company. Because of our broad experience, from early research to commercialization, our more than 20,000 employees from across the globe are in a unique position to supply insights that go above and beyond testing. Our team\u2019s impact on healthcare is remarkable. Through their everyday work they\u2019ve supported 100% of the top 50 drugs on the market and all the oncology drugs approved in 2016. Even though we span multiple businesses, we operate as one, sharing our knowledge to improve our efficiency and deliver on the promise of a healthier world.
Get ready to make a difference as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and improve lives of countless individuals.
Bachelor\u2019s Degree in Life Sciences
Associate Degree in Histology, Laboratory Animals Technology or Veterinary Technology AND (at least 6 months relevant experience)
Bachelor Degree - No experience needed (academic laboratory experience is great)
Associate Degree - At least six months relevant experience
Website : http://www.covance.com
Covance, with headquarters in Princeton, New Jersey, is one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive drug development services companies, with annual revenues greater than $2 billion, employees in more than 60 countries, and more than 12,000 employees worldwide.