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.
We currently have an opening for a Veterinary Pathologist II in Senneville (Montreal), Canada.
Your responsibilities will include:
Perform macroscopic and microscopic tissue evaluation and interpretation of assigned studies.
Record pathology findings in data capturing system(s).
Prepare complex reports delineating pathological findings and detailing all test article effects
Interact with clients to assure satisfaction and to market services.
May assist with necropsy supervision and may conduct necropsies, including gross pathology interpretation, sample collection and fixation.
As needed, work with study directors to ensure data is accurately integrated into study reports.
Provide training, technical guidance and leadership to laboratory staff and to less experienced pathologists, as needed.
Provide advanced scientific expertise for experimental design and other aspects of research studies as needed.
Perform all other related duties as assigned.
Education: Doctoral degree (D.V.M./V.M.D.) from an accredited veterinary school, or acceptable international equivalent in veterinary medicine.
Certification/Licensure: American or European College of Veterinary Pathologists (A.C.V.P; E.C.V .P) board-certification required.
Experience: 1 or more years of pathology experience post ACVP/ECVP certification; specialized training and/or experience in toxicology pathology preferred.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.
Other: Able to work on complex problems in which analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors. Has demonstrated success in technical proficiency, scientific creativity, collaboration with others and independent thought; has a reputation as an emerging leader with sustained performance and accomplishment.
Computer literacy in word processing, spreadsheet and database software
Working knowledge of French preferred
WORK LOCATION: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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.