Posted: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 7:32 AM
For 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.
Maintain appropriate medical records for each animal in accordance with regulatory requirements. Monitor and ensure accurate recordkeeping procedures for the veterinary department. Review, comprehend and comply with all SOPs and quality assurance standards pertaining to specific area. Monitor daily health animal and welfare while performing daily animal health observations and animal husbandry duties to maintain the quality and health of research animals, to include: performing daily water bottle/automatic water line and cage checks; providing appropriate food and water; performing cage changing and/or cage cleaning as required; recording animal health concerns per SOP and/or specified protocols. Assure the implementation of preventive measures such as vaccinations, anthelminthic treatments, etc.Document and report to the veterinary technicians, or management regarding Non:Human primatehealth and care issues.
Administer, and record routine treatment of animals in medical records or related files. May participate in the response to internal/external inspections and quality assurance/control audits of areas. Assist in ensuring facility complies with all applicable regulations, guidelines, and standards that relate to animal care and use, e.g., USDA, FDA, AAALAC. Make recommendations to enhance veterinary and animal care standards for the site. May administer controlled substances. Maintain accurate records of animal breeding, health and housing or support areas as required by institute or facility. Assist with restraint, handling and manipulation of animal species as assigned by direct supervisor or veterinarian.
Strictly follows all procedures necessary to maintain animal housing areas, including room or facility personal entry, personal protective equipment use, spraying in all equipment and materials into controlled areas. Receive, inspects and puts away all incoming animals. Operate equipment and uses supplies according to safety guidelines, performs general housekeeping and adheres to safety procedures.
The following are minimum requirements related to theAnimal Care Technician II:NHPposition.
High School Diploma/GED with 6 months Non:Human primateexperience OR an equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute. (Ex: BS in Animal Science or related with some animal experience, etc.). ALAT at hire or achievement of within 6 months of eligibility.
About Insourcing Solutions
Charles River Insourcing Solutions? can streamline research by delivering operational and cost efficiencies through the strategic insourcing of GMP, GLP and non:GLP research services from discovery through safety assessment. Insourcing Solutions? provides you with the ability to maintain control of your facility and expertise while leveraging available space.
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 this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model
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