Did you go into science to make a difference and found that through animal observation, you knew this would be a huge scientific impact?
The Study Technician (Laboratory Technician) for our In-Life department monitors the research animals’ health and welfare. You will use your experience in animal observation and your experience working with sample collections. This position is located in Madison, WI.
Job Tasks Include:
If you are looking for a company where you can gain exposure to a wide variety of science and explore a multitude of career paths across drug development consider working at Covance as a Study Technician.
Hourly Rate: $17.50 to $18.00
Thrive personally and professionally at Covance
At Covance, you will use your education as a base and then continue to grow in our learning-based culture. You will know how to expertly respond and adapt as the healthcare industry continues to evolve.
Our excellent benefits package includes: 21 days of personal time off, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match and of course medical and dental insurance.
Why Study Technicians choose to work at Covance
What we’re looking for
Study Technicians are the most successful at Covance with:
Get to know Covance
Covance, the drug development business of LabCorp, is the world’s most comprehensive drug development services company. Because of our broad experience, from early research to commercialization, our more than 20,000 employees from across the globe are in a unique position to supply insights that go above and beyond testing. Our team’s impact on healthcare is remarkable. Through their everyday work they’ve supported 100% of the top 50 drugs on the market and all the oncology drugs approved in 2016. Even though we span multiple businesses, we operate as one, sharing our knowledge to improve our efficiency and deliver on the promise of a healthier world.
Get ready to make a difference as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and improve lives of countless individuals.
Key Words: animal in-life veterinary
Applicants for this role must participate in a virtual university recruitment event through the following schools: Univeristy of Wisconsin- Madison, University of Wisconsin- Platteville, University of Wisconsin- River Falls, University of Wisconsin- LaCrosse, Michigan State University, Purdue University, IUPUI, MTSU, Vanderbilt UW- Green Bay, UW Stevens Point and must be a current student with intentions to graduate in December, 2017.
Bachelor degree in Life Sciences, Associate degree in Laboratory Animal Technology, or Associate degree in Veterinary Technology, or Associate Degree in Histology with 0-2 years of related experience.
AALAS certification at Laboratory Animal Technician level desirable.
Ability to perform basic computer skills (e.g., Word, Excel).
No experience is required if you meet the education requirements.
0-2 years of related external experience based on education.
A minimum of 6 months experience as a Study Tech Trainee while employed at Covance, or a minimum of two years of related experience may be substituted for education requirements