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Electron Microscopy Tech II

Req ID #:  45216

Durham, NC, US, 27703

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



  • Work with laboratory staff, study directors, pathologists, & research associates to monitor key study events including deliverables to the client.
  • Assist in the preparation of reports as directed by study directors/ principal investigators using basic templates.
  • Provide quality control (QC) review of basic reports with assistance as needed.
  • Perform QC of raw data generated by the laboratory to ensure compliance with relevant SOPs, protocol, & GLP regulations. Perform QC review prior to finalization or submission to Quality Assurance.
  • Work with Quality Assurance & laboratory staff to respond to audits & complete reports.
  • Assist with study protocol and report formatting, scanning, editing, & submission to clients.
  • Label, edit, arrange/organize, format, & print digital images.
  • Recommend form and SOP modifications & changes to standard protocol wording to avoid deviations and increase clarity and efficiency.


  • Education:   Bachelor’s degree (B.S./B.A.) or equiv. in  laboratory science or related field.
  • Experience:  1-3 years of relevant exp. Experience in the biomedical research industry desired.  Technical laboratory experience is preferred.  An equivalent combination of education & experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education & experience listed above.
  • Other:  Knowledge of GLPs and other federal regulations and guidelines. Demonstrate skills in technical writing, oral communication and customer service. Good computer skills, problem solving, accuracy, and 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 14,000 employees within 80 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 2018, revenue increased by 22% to $2.27 billion from $1.86 billion in 2017.

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 2018.


Equal Employment Opportunity 


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


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh

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