Posted to MedZilla on 9/22/2019


Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MA, Research Associate - Toxicology, In Vivo R0011027-MZ


 
 

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Job Description

  • Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Research Associate - Toxicology, In Vivo in our Cambridge 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 deliver Better Health and a Brighter Futureto people around the world.

    Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.

    As a Research Associate - Toxicology, In Vivo, you will be empowered to assists in animal toxicology studies supporting multiple therapeutic areas

  • and manage sample transfer and study updates . A typical day will include:

  • Assists in animal toxicology studies supporting multiple therapeutic areas of the Company including Oncology, Neuroscience, GI and Vaccines
  • Provides technical support for non-toxicology studies (including work in BSL2 lab).
  • Manages sample transfer and study updates with multiple groups.
  • Responsible for integrity of data.
  • Introduction to in vivo manipulations and techniques.
  • Additional Job DescriptionAdditional Job Description

    POSITION OBJECTIVES:

    • Assists in animal toxicology studies supporting multiple therapeutic areas of the Company including Oncology, Neuroscience, GI and Vaccines
    • Provides technical support for non-toxicology studies (including work in BSL2 lab).
    • Manages sample transfer and study updates with multiple groups.
    • Responsible for integrity of data.
    • Introduction to in vivo manipulations and techniques.

    POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

    • Assist technical team in completing in vivo studies, gaining exposure to study design, technical procedures, and basic laboratory equipment
    • Hands-on introduction to laboratory animal technical skills program
    • Work in a team environment and collaborate with multiple functions
    • Record clear and concise study data with integrity
    • Maintain study correspondence for assigned studies
    • Track reporting deliverables and graph real-time data

    EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:

    • Bachelor s degree in a scientific discipline, or equivalent
    • Demonstrates technical knowledge of a scientific discipline
    • Understands specific scientific mechanisms of why a procedure works
    • Candidate should be a self-starter, and able to work in a team environment to achieve objectives in a timely manner
    • Strong communication and organizational skills
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and other common electronic systems
    • Completion of college level animal science/biology coursework

    LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS:

    • AALAS Certification (not required, but preferred)

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

    • Routine demands of an office based environment.
    • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
    • Must be willing to work off-hours, holidays and weekends

    WHAT 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 days
    • Community Outreach Programs

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Locations

Boston, MA

Worker Type

Employee

Worker Sub-Type

Regular

Time Type

Full time


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