Study Technician Discovery
Covance - Greenfield, IN

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Job Posting
Covance is currently seeking a Study Technician within Discovery-IVP Oncology for the Greenfield, IN site.

As a Study Technician you will:
•Collaborate across components
•Report all animal care concerns and becomes involved in resolution and appropriate corrective action, when necessary
•Ensures that studies are conducted according to protocol, standard operating procedure documents, and government regulations
•Can interpret and understand a basic protocol
•Basic understanding of good research practice (GRP) principles
•Perform a data review of study materials with minimal quality control (QC) findings and understands the level of a quality assurance (QA) audit
•Maintain client confidentiality at all times
•May be involved in Process Excellence initiatives
•Effectively manage time and resources, e.g., equipment, rooms, feed, environmental requirements, study supplies
•May perform anesthesia/sedation
•Appropriately identifies animals(associated with assigned area)
•May be proficient in aseptic techniques (associated with assigned area)
•Knowledgeable in basic clinical signs (associated with assigned area)
•Can perform basic measurements (associated with assigned area), e.g., body weight, food consumption, tumor size, body temp, behavioral, blood pressure, glucometer, QNMR, VCT, urine, feces
•Perform various bleeding techniques (associated with assigned species), e.g., tail clip, jugular, orbital, vena cava, aorta, femoral, cephalic, saphenous, dried blood spot, OGTT, STZ, cannula, cardiac
•Operate various data collection systems
•Perform various dosing techniques (associated with assigned area)
•Perform various methods of euthanasia (associated with assigned area)
•Handle animals and is knowledgeable in proper restraint methods
•Performs animal husbandry duties
•May perform non histological tissue collections (associated with assigned area)
•Handles primates with pole collar technique (associated with assigned area)
•Appropriately verify gender of various species
•Standard blood processing
•Perform other related duties as assigned
Education/Qualifications
Required:
•Bachelor degree in Life Sciences, Associate degree in Laboratory Animal Technology or Associate degree in Veterinary Technology.
•An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education.
•Must be able to work in a laboratory setting with laboratory animals
•AALAS certification at the Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician level is preferred, but not required.
Experience
Required:
•Basic computer knowledge.
•Basic math skills.
•Ability to accurately read and record information
EEO Employer
Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. (M/F/D/V). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

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