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We have the PERFECT opportunity for you!

POSITION: Study Technician

LOCATION: Madison, Wisconsin and Greenfield, Indiana

We are currently seeking a variety of Study Technicians for our Laboratories North America division.

Covance is a leading supplier of drug development services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. We

partner with innovative companies, offering valuable services in all phases of the drug development process as well as

analytical and commercial impact services. As an integral part of these partnerships, our employees make a difference in

the lives of millions.

Before drugs, chemicals, or foods can be sold, they must be evaluated for safety and effectiveness. Covance provides

international testing services to clients in the pharmaceutical, food, biotechnology and chemical services industries.

Covance believes that their best-in-class employees deserve first-class benefits. The company offers an outstanding

benefits package including medical & dental insurance, tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company

match, all of which are effective on the first day of employment!

Study Technician areas include:

• Toxicology In-Life – Collects, documents, and manages pertinent data related to Toxicology studies, including

laboratory animal observations, test material administration and sample collection.

• Pathology – Performs basic necropsy or histology tasks on a variety of laboratory animals.

• Metabolism In-Life – Collects, documents, and manages pertinent data, but also tracks test material as it moves

through the body. Studies can include a variety of laboratory animals.

• Dose Formulation – Receives and formulates drug products that are used in Toxicology studies. Prepares vehicles,

diets, solutions, and capsules with test material according to study protocols and SOPs. Hospital Pharmacy

experience is a plus.

The minimum education, experience and qualifications for the Technician positions include:

• A Bachelor’s degree in Science or an Associate degree in either Laboratory Animal Technology or Veterinary

Technology. Experience may be substituted for education.

Because of our passion and drive, Covance attracts the kind of people whose contribution has resulted in our exceptional

growth. Once a part of our talented team, our employees stay at Covance to work in an environment that encourages

career development, allows them to work alongside respected colleagues on challenging projects and provides a diverse

global culture.

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. (M/F/D/V). Your

confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

Please apply online at


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Created at 6/27/2011 1:28 PM by Pava, Penny J.
Last modified at 6/27/2011 1:28 PM by Pava, Penny J.