Covance Research Assistant (I) - Immunotoxicology in Madison, Wisconsin
Research Assistant (I) - Immunotoxicology
Interested in ELISA’s? Experienced Lab Technician? Interested in Immunotoxicology? Come join the leading global Contract Research Organization (CRO) for Immunology and Immunotoxicology!
We have a great opportunity for a Research Assistant (I) - Immunotoxicology in our Immunology and Immunotoxicology (InI) Group in Madison, WI. Covance’s work in developing new pharmaceutical solutions has an incredible impact on millions of lives worldwide. Be a part of this life-saving work and help improve patients' lives while growing your career.
In this role, you will set up and prepare equipment for sample processing, data acquisition/analysis according to study protocol, Policies/SOPs, Methods, and regulatory guidelines. You will also be responsible for performing assays, maintenance, and general laboratory support duties.
Organizes and conducts routine and non-routine processing in compliance with applicable methods, protocols, SOPs and regulatory agency guidelines.
Documents work and maintains study documentation and laboratory records.
Sets up, operates and performs routine and non-routine maintenance on general equipment.
Provides input and participates in project meetings, plans, monitors and guides project work.
Performs QC review of data.
Informs Study Director, Principal Investigator and/or management of any problems and/or deviations that may affect the integrity of the data and participates in corrective action of problems.
Contributes towards a cohesive team environment.
Learns to assist in setting up and performing method development and validation of various Immunotoxicology assays.
Trains and assists less experienced staff.
Participates in process improvement initiatives.
Participates in client visits as needed.
Evaluates data for report preparation and experiment modification as directed.
Plans individual workload in coordination with team members.
Assists in writing text for reports, methods or protocols.
Bachelor of Science/Arts (BS/BA) degree in a related science field.
Experience may be substituted for education.
At least 1-2 years of professional laboratory experience in the job discipline.
ELISA experience preferred.
Familiar with the use of standard laboratory equipment.
Experience with analytical instrumentation is desired.
Basic knowledge of computers and software programs.
Excellent communication skills.
Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.