Covance

  • Animal Technician I

    Job Location(s) US-PA-Denver
    Job Number
    2018-20275
    Job Category
    Other
    Position Type
    Full-Time
  • Job Overview

    Have you tried other entry level jobs and just didn't connect with them? Are you looking for a job that provides a competitive hourly rate AND offers full medical/dental/vision benefits?

     

    How about a company that wants to help you with your future whether it is on job training or going back to school (tuition reimbursement)? Covance’s Animal Technician job will not only look after your immediate needs but also get you started on a long-lasting career.

     

    Do you like to take time off and create memories? Covance offers 21 days of paid time off annually.

     

    If you answered "yes" to the questions above, then you should apply to our Animal Technician job at our facility in Denver, PA. Hourly rate starts at $12.00/hour.

    Some of the job responsibilities:

    • Assist in the preparation of inoculations
    • Aid in the processing of serum
    • Help with the preparation of the blood tubes
    • Assist in the shipping of products, using Fed Ex, UPS
    • Sanitation of the entire Poly lab with good documentation
    • Conduct some weekend/holiday feeding
    • Perform blood draws including exsanguinations
    • Conduct daily observation of animal health status
    • Perform various types of inoculations
    • Feed all species daily

    Why People Choose to Work at Covance

    "At Covance, it’s our people that make us great – it’s what our clients, our partners and, most importantly, what our employees say. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to work with exceptional people with diverse viewpoints. You’ll discover your own extraordinary potential as we build an even stronger organization with industry leaders from early development to the clinic and beyond."

    Build your Skills at Covance

    With healthcare and pharmaceutical industries growing, join Covance to grow your career where you can retire.

    We offer very competitive benefits that will look after you. Your benefit package includes medical and dental insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, along with short and long-term disability and life insurance.

    Education/Qualifications

    • High school diploma
    • AALAS certified or pursuing AALAS certification would be great
    • You should be very detail oriented and organized

     

    Experience

     

    • Experience in a laboratory environment preferred
    • Experience in the Animal Care industries would be useful
    • Good computer skills
    • Consistent work history

     

     

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