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In Vivo Technician II

Req ID #: 220552

Spencerville, Ohio, USA
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We are seeking an In Vivo Technician II  for our In Vivo Team at our Safety Assessment site located in Spencerville, OH.

We are seeking an In Vivo Technician II  for our In Vivo Team at our Safety Assessment site located in Spencerville, OH.

A Technician II is performing basic tasks and procedures within a team. The technician is assigned to work on study, performing and becoming more efficient in tasks required of the department training plan which may include collecting and recording data with minimal supervision 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. Administer test substances by various basic methods.  The technician is usually working closely with a trainer or buddy but becoming more independent.

Essential Functions (The fundamental Competencies/Skills & Responsibilities of the role (products and services provided/results accomplished) include, but are not limited to, those listed: 

  • Ensure good welfare and humane care for all animals worked with through gentle, positive human-animal interactions.

  • Perform basic tasks of the department which may include small and large animal receipt, animal identification (microchip implants, body temperatures, subcutaneous dosing on multiple species as well as clipping multiple species. Oral gavage on rodents, dermal dosing and binder removal/rinsing on multiple species as well as urine and fecal collection on multiple species. Specific tasks will be based on each area’s training plan and business needs.

  • Collect, document, review, and verify data on forms, or in electronic data capture systems.

  • Review documentation of functions performed as part of quality control requirements.

  • Use and maintain instrumentation and equipment.

  • Perform all other related duties as assigned.

The pay range for this position is $20-22/hr. Please note that salaries vary within the range based on factors including, but not limited to, experience, skills, education, certifications, and location.

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About Charles River

Charles River is an early-stage Contact Research Organization (CRO). Here, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people's lives. With 100 sites around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our clients' unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world.

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