Senior Veterinary Pathologist

Req ID #:  78731
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 we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.

Job Summary

The Senior Veterinary Pathologist is responsible for applying advanced scientific knowledge to perform gross and microscopic evaluation of tissues, recording results, preparing complex reports delineating pathological findings, and assisting with necropsy supervision (including conduct of necropsies, gross pathology interpretation, sample collection, and fixation).  This role will work directly with customers as needed to market company services and to assure customer satisfaction.  Additionally, this position is expected to provide guidance to less experienced staff members, and may function as a peer review pathologist, participate in a pathology working group, and/or serve as a consultant in pathology-related issues.

The following are minimum requirements related to the Senior Veterinary Pathologist position. 

•    Doctoral degree (D.V.M./V.M.D.) from an accredited veterinary school, or acceptable international equivalent in veterinary medicine.
•    6 or more years of pathology experience post-D.V.M.; working knowledge of clinical pathology; specialized training and/or experience in toxicologic pathology preferred.
•    An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.
•    American College of Veterinary Pathologists (A.C.V.P.) board-certification required to enter the role at the minimum experience level.  Additional years of directly related experience may substitute for the board-certification.  American Board of Toxicology (A.B.T.) certification preferred.
•    Must have a reputation as an emerging leader in the company with sustained performance and accomplishment.
•    Must have demonstrated success in technical proficiency, scientific creativity, collaboration with others, and independent thought.
•    Must possess the ability to work on complex problems in which analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors.
•    Computer literacy in word processing, spreadsheet, and database software is required.

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 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

 

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