Research Technician Assistant (2nd shift) Jobs in Spencerville, OH at Charles River Laboratories

Title: Research Technician Assistant (2nd shift)

Company: Charles River Laboratories

Location: Spencerville, OH

For 75 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 we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.

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Job SummaryWe are seeking an experienced Research Technician Assistant for our Toxicology Team located in Spencerville, OH.

Do you have experience working with animals? 4H? FFA? Vet Assistant? Farm/AG? Or a medical background working in hospitals/STNA/EMT? This could be a great fit for you.

A Research Technician Assistant is responsible for: collecting and recording data in the performance of studies. Responsible for handling and restraining animals, clinical observations, sample collection, monitoring food consumption, animal husbandry, and performing accurate data collection and reporting.

Hourly Rates $18-$19/hr. $1000 Sign on Bonus. 3 weeks vacation and additional sick time. Training will be on 1st shift 7am-330pm (approx 6 weeks); followed by 2nd shift hours 4 days (1:30pm-10:00pm) 36 hrs worked; paid for a full 40 with 10% Pay Differential.

Walk up to 5 miles per day on cement floors

Push caging that could weigh up to 800 lbs.

Spend a significant amount of time bending and/or on your knees

Lift up to 50 lbs., possible over the head; frequently 20-30lb

Wear a respirator in a warm environment (must be clean shaven to properly wear a respirator)

Work in close proximity to rodents and rabbits that may result in sensitization to allergens or exacerbate preexisting allergies

Job Qualifications

Education: High School diploma or General Equivalent Degree (G.E.D.) Associates or BA/BS in a life science field preferred.

Experience: 0-6 months related experience in animal research and/or husbandry preferred.

An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above

Certification/Licensure: None

Other: Ability to handle common laboratory animal species. Basic knowledge of GLP regulations preferred.

IMPORTANT: A resume is required to be considered for this position.

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Vaccine Mandate

Charles River is a U.S. Federal Contractor. As a result, we must follow the Presidential Executive Order to mandate vaccinations, and ensure our employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Our main priority is the wellbeing, health, and safety of our people. We require proof of vaccination from all employees.

Anyone with requests for disability-related and/or religious exemptions should contact Talent Acquisition ([email protected]) so that information can be provided about the accommodation process at Charles River.

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