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Laboratory Assistant - Comparative Medicine

Company: Takeda Pharmaceutical
Location: Chula Vista
Posted on: July 31, 2022

Job Description:

By clicking the "Apply" button, I understand that my employment application process with Takeda will commence and that the information I provide in my application will be processed in line with Takeda's and . I further attest that all information I submit in my employment application is true to the best of my knowledge.Job DescriptionLab Assistant - Comparative Medicine Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Lab Assistant - in our -San Diego office.At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to provide Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.OBJECTIVE:

  • Provide quality husbandry and animal care including feeding, watering, cage changes, performing daily health observations of animals in rooms as assigned and administering treatments under the direction of the Veterinarian or designee.
  • Oversee general laboratory upkeep including operation of cage washers and autoclaves, stocking of supplies, routine sanitization, and maintaining a clean, organized environment. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -ACCOUNTABILITIES:
    • Feeding, watering and daily health observations of animals in rooms as assigned.
    • General facility upkeep, routine sanitization and stocking of supplies.
    • Operate cage washers and autoclaves.
    • Maintain accurate documentation of work completed and animal related observations.
    • Administer prescribed medications under direction of the Veterinarian or Veterinary Technician.
    • Transport of supplies and equipment between facilities.
    • Weekend Saturday and Sunday work is required. - Schedule can be Sat-Wed or - Wed-Sun. Manage own work, ensuring quality and meeting deadlines. - Some holiday work required. -
    • Assess problems or issues that should be brought to the attention of the manager.
    • Provide technical support to investigators and their staff (e.g. injections, collection of biological samples, compound dosing, micro chipping etc.) as needed.
    • Coach and train peers.EDUCATION, BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
      • A.S./B.S. or equivalent in a scientific field (preferred) or animal experience in a veterinary clinic, zoo etc. - or
      • HS diploma plus one or more years experience working with laboratory animals.
      • AALAS certification at ALAT level preferred.
      • Ability to lift 30lbs repeatedly and 50lbs short distances. Ability to push pull large equipment short distances. Ability to work on their feet for long periods of timeThis position is currently classified as "hybrid" in accordance with Takeda's Hybrid and Remote Work policy.In accordance with the CO Equal Pay Act, Colorado Applicants Are Not Permitted to ApplyWHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:
        • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
        • Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions
        • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
        • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation daysEmpowering Our People to ShineDiscover more at takedajobs.comNo Phone Calls or Recruiters Please.EEO StatementTakeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, status as a Vietnam era veteran, special disabled veteran, or other protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, and any other characteristic protected by law.LocationsSan Diego, CAWorker TypeEmployeeWorker Sub-TypeRegularTime TypeFull time

Keywords: Takeda Pharmaceutical, Chula Vista , Laboratory Assistant - Comparative Medicine, Healthcare , Chula Vista, California

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