Necropsy Technician

ITR Laboratories - Montréal, QC (8 months ago)

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Due to business expansion, we are looking to fill several new positions, we are looking for candidates who shares our passion for science and research. Our mission is to bring new medicines into the world to improve the quality of life and prolong the life expectancy of people. Be part of this dynamic team and start changing the lives of people!

Job Summary
Perform necropsy of small and large animals
Perform blood sample collections
Identify proper storage conditions for samples collected and submit to laboratories as requested
Perform decalcification, tissue processor loading and tissue embedding as needed
Perform other research manipulations as identified
Attend training sessions at training core to meet proficiency standards
Record collected data into forms or spreadsheets; assist in data analysis as applicable
Facilitate coordination of research services in conjunction with animal care
Maintain chemical inventory and manifest of hazardous chemicals
Attend services meetings with PI’s, laboratory staff, and participate in lab meetings
Other duties as assigned
Required Qualifications
DEC in Animal Health, Medical laboratory diploma, college or Bachelor’s Degree in Science, diplomas from overseas is also considered.
Ability to function independently as well as a team member in a team setting
Desired Qualifications
Experience in Necropsy isn’t obligatory but previous necropsy and tissue handling experience IS AN ASSET
Degree in Veterinary Technology or Certification in Histotechnology IS AN ASSET
Start: ASAP