Get ready to redefine what’s possible and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to personally advance healthcare and make a difference in peoples’ lives with your bold ideas and unique point of view. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose, you’ll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.
We have a great opportunity for an Animal Care Supervisor to join our team in San Carlos, CA. This role:
Covance's work in developing new therapeutics has an incredible impact on the lives of millions worldwide. Be a part of this life-saving work!
What we’re looking for in you:
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 extraordinary people with diverse viewpoints. You’ll discover your own outstanding potential as we build an even stronger organization with industry leaders from early development to the clinic and beyond. We help our clients develop medicines that improve health and improve lives of their family and friends.
High School Dipolma
College course work in Biology a plus
Basic knowledge of animal husbandry, basic knowledge of physical plant maintenance.
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions. Ability to act with discretion and initiative in cases of animal health and welfare by reporting all adverse conditions to the Clinical Veterinarian in a timely fashion.
Ability to lift 50 lbs unassisted.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, anticipating problems and responding appropriately and in a timely manner; ability to act with discretion when interacting with clients. Strong communication and organization skills required.
1 to 2 years in a Supervisory position
Experience in a laboratory setting, veterinary hospital, farm or kennel environment