Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 9:25 AM
For nearly 70 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 e perform. In return, we'll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.
We are seeking a Research Assistant I for our Safety Assessment site located in Reno, NV.This position will be responsible for handling and processing samples, and performing accurate data collection and reporting. Basic methods will be used to perform laboratory tasks with minimal supervision in the performance of studies.
The following are minimum requirements related to the Research Assistant I position.
:Bachelor's degree (B.A. / B.S) or equivalent in laboratory science or related discipline required.
:Zero to two years related experience in biology, chemistry/pharmacy, or similar lab environment GLP experience preferred.
:An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.
:Proficient in basic technical skills and the operation of data collection equipment.
:Knowledge of GLPs and other federal regulations and guidelines.
:Basic understanding of study design and protocols; able to read basic study protocols and extract pertinent information.
:Must be able to perform effectively as a team member, accurately record data, follow verbal and written instructions, communicate effectively, and interact in a professional manner with management, coworkers, and sponsors.
:Able to quickly learn and utilize computer programs as needed.
Who May Apply
The policy of Charles River Laboratories is to provide advancement opportunities to all qualified employees within the company through transfers or promotions.
Regular Full and Part Time employees may apply for a Job Posting if they meet the eligibility requirements set forth in the Internal Job Posting policy.
Regular Full and Part Time Employees must complete at least six months of continuous active service in their position prior ing.
Regular Full and Part Time Employees are eligible to participate in the Job Posting Process if their current overall performance appraisal rating is equivalent to satisfactory or better.
Regular Full and Part Time Employees cannot be in any stage of a disciplinary action.
Regular Full and Part Time Employees on leave of absence are not eligible .
Equal Employment Opportunity
Charles River Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet
About Safety Assessment
Charles River is committed to helping our partners expedite their preclinical drug development with exceptional safety assessment services, state:of:the:art facilities and expert regulatory guidance. From individual specialty toxicology and IND enabling studies to tailored packages and total laboratory support, our deeply experienced team can design and execute programs that anticipate challenges and avoid roadblocks for a smooth, efficient journey to market. Each year approximately 120 investigational new drug (IND) programs are conducted in our Safety Assessment facilities.
About Charles River
Charles River is an early:stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non:GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients' clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing
• Location: Reno
• Post ID: 40623887 reno