Research Technician I, Inhalation

For nearly 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 e perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

 •Set-up/operate exposure atmosphere generation systems•Assist co-workers in troubleshooting advanced generation systems•Write reports for atmosphere characterizations•Function as lead technician for complex studies •Advanced dosing procedures •Computerized study randomization •Assist in QA Audits •Advanced editing of computerized data •Assist in training of other personnel 

 


Qualifications

An AS or BS degree in Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Animal Science, Zoology, or a related field is preferred as well as a willingness to learn and an interest in the field of research.  Unrelated degrees will also be considered as well as experience with troubleshooting HVAC systems, auto mechanics and agricultural experience.  We offer a competitive compensation package and benefits.  We offer a competitive compensation package and benefits including 3 weeks of vacation as well as paid sick time and holidays.  Tuition reimbursement is also available.  Charles River Ashland is located in North-central Ohio, with easy accessibility to Cleveland, Columbus, and a variety of cultural and recreational activities.  


Equal Employment Opportunity

 

Charles River Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet

 

Job Summary

Performs technical laboratory activities in support of client studies or procedures. Performs analysis of data for quality and completeness and determines if results are as expected. Records data in compliance with company and regulatory policies and standards to meet quality and accuracy requirements.

 

Competencies

  • 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.
  • 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 improvement.
  • Lead - 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.
  • 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.

 

About Corporate Functions

The Corporate Functions provide operational support across Charles River in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, IT, Legal, Sales, Quality Assurance, Marketing, and Corporate Development. They partner with their colleagues across the company to develop and drive strategies and to set global standards. The functions are essential to providing a bridge between strategic vision and operational readiness, to ensure ongoing functional innovation and capability improvement

 

About Charles River

Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients’ clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.

With over 11,000 employees within 70 facilities in 18 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges.  Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world. And in 2016, revenue increased by 23.3% to $1.68 billion from $1.36 billion in 2015.

At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of ~70% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2016.

For more information, please visit www.criver.com.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity
Charles River Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet

Company
CHARLES RIVER LABORATORIES
Posted
04/06/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Ashland, Ohio 44805, US