Covance Research Assistant - Study Technician Pathology in Madison, Wisconsin
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’re looking for
Study Technicians are the most successful at Covance with:
Bachelor degree in life sciences (with laboratory experience – 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
Bachelor’s 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
Job Number 2018-23006
Job Category Scientific Bachelor's Degree
Position Type Full-Time
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.