Necropsy Lab Aid

Covance Somerset , NJ 08873

Posted 3 months ago

Job Overview:

Covance is currently looking for an Necropsy Lab Assistant to join our team in Somerset, NJ. Covance's work in developing new pharmaceutical solutions has an incredible impact on the lives of millions worldwide. Join us & be a part of this life-saving work!

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Supports technical staff by performing laboratory setup, cleaning, organization of tissue inventory and ensuring adequate levels of supplies and providing assistance as necessary.

  • Assists Necropsy Technicians or Necropsy Department Management as required.

  • Maintains accurate records to comply with government standards, protocol requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures.

Education/Qualifications:

  • HS diploma is preferred; however, equivalent experience is acceptable. Must have good reading and writing skills, as well as the ability to follow directives.

  • Push/pull, kneel, reach above shoulder level, and perform repetitive motions.

  • Routinely carry/lift loads of 20-50lbs; may occasionally lift >50 lbs.

  • Routinely work with chemicals and/or other hazardous materials.

  • Wear respiratory protection and/or other personal protective equipment as required.

Experience:

  • Routinely work with chemicals and/or other hazardous materials.

  • Wear respiratory protection and/or other personal protective equipment as required.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Necropsy Technician

Covance

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 12/12/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-03-11T00:00 Job Overview: Looking for a Necropsy Technician to join our growing Necropsy team in Somerset, NJ. Covance's work in developing new pharmaceutical solutions has an incredible impact on the lives of millions worldwide. Join us & be a part of this life-saving work! The Necropsy Technician is responsible to perform quality work and maintain a high standard of evaluations and necropsies on several species of lab animals while ensuring procedures are conducted according to protocol and SOP requirements, Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations. * Performs basic necropsy or histology tasks on a variety of laboratory animals in compliance with the appropriate SOPs, GLPs, and regulatory guidelines * Monitors animal health and welfare in compliance with the Animal Health and Welfare Act and help maintain facilities for AAALAC compliance * Learn and perform basic duties of histology * Learn and understand protocols and amendments * Maintains a safe and clean work environment * Identify issues and notify appropriate personnel * Communicate in a timely and effective manner with peers, clients (internal) and management when needed * Participate in continuing education opportunities * Demonstrates flexibility to multitask * Performs other duties as assigned * Report all animal care concerns and become involved in the resolution and appropriate corrective action, when necessary Education/Qualifications: �Associate Degree in Histology, Laboratory Animals Technology or Veterinary Technology; Bachelor's Degree in Life Sciences, or Experience may substitute for education Experience: * Basic computer knowledge. * Ability to accurately read and record information. Covance Somerset NJ

Necropsy Lab Aid

Covance