Intern - Data Coordination - Summer 2018

Charles River Spencerville, OH
Intern - Data Coordination - Summer 2018

Req ID #: 36103

Location: Spencerville, OH, US, 45887

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 e perform. In return, we'll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.

Job Summary

We are seeking an Intern – Data Coordination for our Safety Assessment facility located in Spencerville, OH.

This internship will provide the opportunity to gain exposure to and hands-on experience within our Data Library and Archives areas within a Contract Research environment. By working directly with current department staff, the Intern – Data Coordination will work on a project assisting with scanning and disposal of logbooks in compliance with SOPs, BOPs, and regulatory requirements, along with assisting with other departmental administrative tasks.

The following are minimum requirements related to the Intern – Data Coordination position.

* Student currently enrolled in an accredited college/university degree program pursuing a Bachelor's degree in a Business, Life Science, or related area of study

* Completion of Sophomore year

* Minimum GPA of 2.8

* Ability to fulfill a minimum of a 10 week internship within May – August time period

* Effective communication and listening skills in a teamwork environment.

* Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects with a strong attention to detail

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 11,000 employees within 70 facilities in 18 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 2016, revenue increased by 23.3% to $1.68 billion from $1.36 billion in 2015.

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 ~70% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2016.

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Charles River Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet

Nearest Major Market: Lima

Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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