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General Toxicology Associate Scientist

at Kelly Services in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Kelly has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a temporary position with a new client that is seeking a General Toxicology Associate Scientist in Newark, DE .

Pay Rate: $26/hr (DOE-negotiable) – W2

Shift: 40 hours with some weekends on a rotational basis. Days (+ OT 1 weekend every other month) – 8 hrs shifts starting 6:00am – 2:30pm with 30 min lunch.

Duration: 12 months (Assignment will be extended long term.)

Location: Newark, DE

Description:

The candidate will be a member of the General Toxicology group in an AAALAC-accredited, GLP-compliant facility and responsible for conducting studies from protocol review to in-life data collection from rodents, addressing QA audit findings, and running reports within the guidelines/protocols/Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)s.

- Rodent toxicology studies

- Administer test substances to rats & mice. Collect weight and blood samples.

- Previous animal handling experience required. Will not hire with ZERO animal experience.

- GLP lab and previous experience preferred.

-How much experience – minimum of 2 years, could take someone out of college with an animal science background.

- Safety Shoes – can be expensed back. Will need for assignment but not required prior to start.

Job Responsibilities:

The duties include, but are not limited to the following:

- Humane care to laboratory rodents; careful handling/restraint of animals

- Test substance administration by various routes (e.g. diet, gavage, intraperitoneal, subcutaneous, etc.)

- Body Weight, Food Consumption, holding for eye exams, other measurements and collection of biological samples as needed

- Blood (tail vein) and urine collection, clinical observations, and other in-life study functions

- Data collection manually and electronically (experience with Provantis Integrated Preclinical Software a plus)

- Collecting, recording, documenting and reporting results with a high degree of accuracy and precision in a timely manner

- Maintaining study data and related information in study files

- Communicating effectively with Study Directors, peers, supervisors, and attending veterinarian

- Understanding and following all relevant protocols, SOPs, GLPs, and safety guidelines

- Learning and refining new laboratory skills and techniques

- Assisting other technicians and completing other tasks as assigned

Requirements:

- B.S. degree in animal science, biology or related science field with 2 years of relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and work experience

- Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel and ability to learn other software/validated systems

- Good communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills, an attention to detail, and commitment to quality

- Ability to work safely under specific time constraints, prioritize workload, use time productively, and work well independently or in a team setting

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Kelly complies with the requirements of California’s state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kelly’s Human Resource Knowledge Center. Kelly complies with the requirements of California’s state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.

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Job Posting: JC256767676

Posted On: Mar 14, 2024

Updated On: Apr 20, 2024

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