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Covance Study Technician Animal Pathology in Greenfield, Indiana

Job Overview

Covance , a global contract research organization, worked on all of the top 50 best-selling drugs available today through its full spectrum of nonclinical, clinical and commercialization services.

Through our work in Early Development Stage many lifesaving advances in medicine and safety have been drawn from the scientific discoveries made through animal research.

Study Technician Animal Pathology -Greenfield Indiana Locaiton

We have a great opportunity for a Study Technician (Research Assistant) in our Pathology Department at our Greenfield, IN lab. Covance’s work in developing new pharmaceutical solutions has an incredible impact on millions of lives worldwide. Be a part of this life-saving work and help improve patients' lives while growing your career.

In this role, you will perform basic necropsy or histology tasks on a variety of laboratory animals in compliance with the appropriate SOPs, GLPs, and regulatory guidelines. You will also monitor animal health and welfare in compliance with the Animal Health and Welfare Act and help maintain facilities for AAALAC compliance.

Extensive training is provided, starting pay rate for candidates new to this field is $15.00 per hour

Ability to work rotating weekends and holidays as needed along with overtime


  • Bachelor degree in Life Sciences, Associate degree in Laboratory Animal Technology or Associate degree in Veterinary Technology.

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

  • AALAS certification at the Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician level is preferred, but not required.

  • No experience is required if you meet the education requirements.

  • 0-2 years of related external experience based on education.

  • A minimum of 6 months experience as a Study Tech Trainee while employed at Covance, or a minimum of two years of related experience may be substituted for education requirements


Highlights of Working at Covance

Extensive training provided

Work in a Fun & Team Focused Group

Outstanding and Cost Effective Benefits that start soon after you are hired

Exceptional Time off- 24 Days of PTO in the first year!!

Health Club Membership Reimbursement, Fantastic Growth Opportunities & Tuition Reimbursement

Proper and humane care for research animals is not just the right thing to do, it’s also fundamental to ensuring the safety and effectiveness of new medicines that improve and save the lives of people and animals all over the world.

Job Number 2018-25027

Job Category Scientific Entry Level

Position Type Full-Time

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.