Research Associate, In - Vivo

Toxikon Corporation - Bedford, MA2.4

Full-timeEstimated: $44,000 - $62,000 a year
Research Associate, In-Vivo

Toxikon Corporation, originally founded in 1977, is a Contract Research and testing company with laboratories in Bedford, MA. Our mission continues to focus on providing quality pre-clinical services, competitively priced, with on-time delivery for the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and Biotech industries.

Toxikon is looking for a self-motivated and quality focused individual to join our In-Vivo biocompatibility team. The successful candidate will work hand in hand with our study directors, veterinarians, quality assurance and sponsors/clients to ensure all study aspects are conducted per scientific and regulatory standards. This position offers great possibilities for growth with exposure to all aspects of studies including sample preparation, dose techniques and surgery in many different animal models. Highly motivated individuals will have an advancement track through the department. This position is an integral component of a fast paced environment. You will be joining a rapidly growing team and will be selected based on both experience/aptitude and a dynamic personality.

Requested Experience (and related job description) Includes:
Ability to create and interpret scientific documents including study protocols, SOP’s, and regulatory guidelines
Generate, record and report raw data
Coordinate specific study activities with laboratory management
Ability to learn how to dose different animal models via various techniques including intramuscular, intravenous, and intradermal routes
Perform daily health assessments of study animals
Collect blood and tissues for analysis and interface with the histology and clinical pathology labs
Daily calibration and maintenance of laboratory equipment and instruments

Minimum Qualifications:
B.S. in a scientific area (i.e. biology, veterinary sciences).

This position is located in Bedford, MA.

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Toxikon offers a comprehensive benefits program including: paid vacation, sick and personal time, 401(k) plan with company match, medical, dental, vision care, life insurance, short and long-term disability insurances, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program, employee referral bonus, discount programs and more.

Toxikon is an equal opportunity employer. As an equal opportunity employer we do not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, qualified veteran’s status, genetic condition or information, age, qualified physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, or any other class protected by federal, state or local law.