Technician in Ocular Neurological Science - $1000 Sign-on Bonus Technician in Ocular Neurological Science - $1000 Sign-on Bonus

charles river (Senneville QC, Canada) 1 day ago

For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.

Job Summary

Our team is growing! Come collaborate on studies that will change the future of human and animal health!

We are looking for people interested in combining ocular neuroscicnes with pre clinical research . The Ocular Neurosciences (ONS) department is looking to hire passionate people seeking a new challenge.

A foretaste of your responsibilities:

The ONS technician is responsible for examining the eyes of the animals using varied equipment. The technician must follow the study plan and can work with different species.

The technician has to perform the technical activities required and collect the appropriate data.

The technician must follow the standard operating procedures and the Good Laboratories Practice in order to maintain our high quality standards. 

This job is for you if...

You possess a DEC in the following disciplines:

  • Animal Health
  • Animal Production
  • Biotechnology

You are organised, responsible and dynamic

You are great at problem solving

You are comfortable working with specialized equipment


  • Entrance fee: $18.25/hour (weekend bonus of $2.50/hour)
  • Reimbursement of up to $1000 for moving expenses (certain restrictions apply)
  • Opportunity for advancement within the company: Specialist Tech, Team Leader, etc...
  • Competitive benefits: medical-dental insurance, RRSP/CLSP with employer contribution
  • Free access to the gym, cafeteria, volunteer activity (7.5 hours paid per year)
  • And more!!!!

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 120 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 17,000 employees within 90 facilities in 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. And in 2019, revenue increased to $2.62 billion.

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 ~85% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2019.

Equal Employment Opportunity 

Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet


Technician in Ocular Neurological Science - $1000 Sign-on Bonus Technician in Ocular Neurological Science - $1000 Sign-on Bonus

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