Covance Study Technician

Company/Organization: 
Convance Inc.
Type: 
Full time
Location: 
Madison, WI
Posted Date: 
11/3/17

Job Overview

Study Technician:
To collect, document, and manage pertinent data including animal observations, test material administration, and clinical sample collection in compliance with appropriate SOPs, GLPs, and regulatory agency guidelines.
To perform basic necropsy or histology tasks on a variety of laboratory animals in compliance with the appropriate SOPs, GLPs, and regulatory guidelines.
Learn to perform and document techniques used in preparing materials for dose administration in compliance with appropriate SOPs, GLPs, and regulatory guidelines.
To monitor animal health and welfare in compliance with the Animal Welfare Act and help maintain facilities for AAALAC compliance.

Education/Qualifications 

Applicants for this role must participate in a virtual university recruitment event through the following schools: Univeristy of Wisconsin- Madison, University of Wisconsin- Platteville, University of Wisconsin- River Falls, University of Wisconsin- LaCrosse, Michigan State University, Purdue University, IUPUI, MTSU, Vanderbilt UW- Green Bay, UW Stevens Point and must be a current student with intentions to graduate in December, 2017.

Bachelor degree in Life Sciences, Associate degree in Laboratory Animal Technology, or Associate degree in Veterinary Technology, or Associate Degree in Histology with 0-2 years of related Experience .

AALAS certification at Laboratory Animal Technician level desirable.

Ability to perform basic computer skills (e.g., Word, Excel).

Experience 

No Experience is required if you meet the education requirements.
0-2 years of related external Experience based on education.
A minimum of 6 months Experience as a Study Tech Trainee while employed at Covance, or a minimum of two years of related Experience may be substituted for education requirements

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Madison, WI - Wisconsin