Req ID #: 217725
Chicago, Illinois, USA
What you’ll do
We are seeking a Cagewash Attendant for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Chicago, IL.
How will you have an impact?
This is the moment to use your talents and imagine those talents contributing to improving global health and peoples’ lives. In the CW role you can do that by ensuring the animal cages, housing areas and equipment are in excellent condition, which plays a huge role in ensuring the integrity of the research.
Why work at Charles River?
We offer an excellent onboarding program for our new employees, internal career development, and competitive benefits!
What you will do!
In the Cagewash Technician role, you will use existing SOPs and quality assurance standards to perform general housekeeping, as well as maintain facility equipment and perform routine preventative maintenance on cagewash and autoclaves. You will also sanitize, maintain, and repair animal caging materials as needed, as well as ensure cagewash and animal holding facilities are kept in a clean and organized manner. Other tasks may include assisting with the receipt, stocking, and maintenance of supply inventories; as well as preparing and submitting required written records, charts, logs, and inventories. This position could also involve actively interacting with customers to resolve requests, inquiries, and complaints, and to provide technical assistance.
What you’ll need
A candidate with a high school diploma or GED. Experience and/or training working with mechanical equipment preferred.
The pay for this position is $15.91 per hour.
If you are interested in contributing to the well-being of our communities, not only across the country but around the world, please join us and BE THE DIFFERENCE!
What you get
- Mental/Dental/Vision Plans
- Vacation and Holiday
- 401(k) with Company Match
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Value Added Programs
- Employee discount program
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Employee Recognition and Referral Program
- Employee Assistance Plan
- Fitness Reimbursement and Wellness Programs
- Paid Volunteer Time Off
- Parental Leave
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.Learn More