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Covance Animal Care Specialist-Greenfield Indiana in Greenfield, Indiana

Job Overview:

Why we need you to join our team!

Covance by Labcorp helps to develop new drugs, medical devices and diagnostics. Your role is vital to improving the health of family, friends and animals.

What will you be doing?

This entry level role requires no experience, just an interest in working with small and large animals in a laboratory setting. Duties include but not limited to;

  • Maintaining the highest standards of animal care and welfare in accordance with the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC)

  • Performing daily cleaning, feeding of our laboratory animals

  • Providing environmental and dietary enrichment

  • Learning and applying proper handling and restraint techniques

  • Working in a fast paced, team environment

    How will you be rewarded!

    Working in Greenfield, Indiana our Animal Care workers:

  • Work a rotating 1st shift 6:30am-3:30pm Monday-Friday and every 3rd weekend

  • Extensive benefit offerings that start on the first of month including 3 medical, 2 dental, 401K with 5% matching funds and free lab testing at any Labcorp office

  • Enjoy 24 days of personal-time-off (PTO) per year along with 7 paid holidays

  • Once you have 6 months of employment you can participate in the Labcorp Education Advantage program where you have access to over 15 Undergraduate On-line Degree Programs offered through Arizona State University (ASU). Tuition is paid by Labcorp!

  • Pay rates for candidates that do not have hands on animal laboratory or animal care experience $13.00 with .50 increase at 6 months, higher pay rates for candidates with experience!

  • Fantastic Growth Opportunities

    Ideal candidates are looking for more than a paycheck, if you desire a position where your work has direct connection to improving lives and advancing health apply today!

Education/Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Stable work history, strong attention to detail,

Prior animal care experience in research setting, farm experience or animal care experience is desired but not required.

Experience:

Prior experience working in a cleaning role or working with animals is preferred but not required.

Read more about Our Commitment to Animal Welfare (https://www.covance.com/commitment/animal-welfare/our-commitment.html)

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.

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