Research Associate - Toxicology 1

Senneville, Quebec, ca
Company: Charles River Laboratories International Inc (CRL)
Category: Scientific
Published on 2021-02-09 09:28:12

Research Associate - Toxicology 1 Req ID #: 84224 Location: 

Senneville, Quebec, CA, H9X 3R3 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 we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about. Job Summary

The research associate is responsible to coordinate and plan the study related activities according to the study plan and SOP. He is a resource for the study director and the technical team. As a team, they have to coordinate with different groups to carry out the studies successfully. They have to be flexible with the nature of the work. The research associates are the central communication point from the start to the end of the study Description longue

Long term planning

Forecast the workload using the tools at their disposition.

Pre study planning

Review the study plans and discuss the specific needs for the study with the scientific staff.

Prepare the study schedule and ensure the material is available and/or ordered.

Prepare the needs to cover the activities and forward them to the scheduler.

Coordinate the study activities with the other departments

Monitoring in life

Coordinate last minute activities/changes with the team leader, study director and the other departments.

Ensure the forms used are appropriate for data collection.

Follow the health status of the animals and inform the study director and team leader of any health changes or issues


Review of data collected and write the deviations related to the data reviewed.


Education: DEC Preferred (DEC in Animal Health, asset) Experience 5 to 6 years

An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.

About Safety Assessment

Charles River is committed to helping our partners expedite their preclinical drug development with exceptional safety assessment services, state-of-the-art facilities and expert regulatory guidance. From individual specialty toxicology and IND enabling studies to tailored packages and total laboratory support, our deeply experienced team can design and execute programs that anticipate challenges and avoid roadblocks for a smooth, efficient journey to market. Each year approximately 120 investigational new drug (IND) programs are conducted in our Safety Assessment facilities.

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, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.

With over 17,000 employees within 90 facilities in 20 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world. And in 2019, revenue increased to $2.62 billion.

At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of ~85% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2019.

Equal Employment Opportunity 

Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet


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