Intern - Scientific Resources

Charles River Laboratories International Inc (CRL)

Reno, NV, US, 89511

Job Summary

The pay range for this position is  $17.00 per hour. Please note that salaries vary within the range based on factors including, but not limited to, experience, skills, education, certifications, and location.

We are seeking a summer Intern, Scientific Resources for our Safety Assessment site located in Reno, NV.

The Intern will be working alongside Study Directors and Research Scientists with their various data points. The individual will be reviewing data and conducting data analysis, reviewing scientific materials in preparation for presentations. The Intern will also have opportunities in working alongside Scientific Coordinators understanding and learning the Scientific Resources operations at our Reno facility.

The internship would be approximately from mid/late-May through mid-August, summer 2024. This individual would be working majority day shift hours, from 8:00am to 5:00pm, Monday through Friday.

The following are minimum requirements related to the Intern, Scientific Resources position.

  • Junior or Senior standing in higher education.
  • In undergraduate studies in Biology, Biochemistry, Biomedical, etc.
  • Familiarity with Excel and/or Access a plus.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.

Job Qualifications

The following are minimum requirements related to the Intern position:

  • Availability to work full-time (40 hours), day shift Monday through Friday; 3 month Temporary role
  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (G.E.D.)
  • 0-6 months related experience
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above
  • Ability to organize, prioritize work and meet deadlines. Must be detail oriented.

About Safety Assessment Charles River is committed to helping our partners expedite their preclinical drug development with exceptional safety assessment services, state-of-the-art facilities and expert regulatory guidance. From individual specialty toxicology and IND enabling studies to tailored packages and total laboratory support, our deeply experienced team can design and execute programs that anticipate challenges and avoid roadblocks for a smooth, efficient journey to market.  Each year approximately 300 investigational new drug (IND) programs are conducted in our Safety Assessment facilities.

About Charles River Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients’ clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.

With over 20,000 employees within 110 facilities in over 20 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world.

At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of 86% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2021.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

If you are interested in applying to Charles River Laboratories and need special assistance or an accommodation due to a disability to complete any forms or to otherwise participate in the resume submission process, please contact a member of our Human Resources team by sending an e-mail message to [email protected]. This contact is for accommodation requests for individuals with disabilities only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

Job posted: 2024-03-04