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Research Tech II

Covance 11/9/2018 2:53:42 PM
JOB ID: 25091 Category: Clinical Pharmacology
Leeds, United Kingdom



Job Overview

Get ready to redefine what's possible and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance. Here, you'll have the opportunity to personally advance healthcare and make a difference in peoples' lives with your bold ideas and unique point of view. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose, you'll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.

Join us as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and anticipate tomorrow's drug development challenges, creating new possibilities for our clients—and your career.

COVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries. We have an exciting opportunity available to join our team.

We are currently recruiting a Research technician II to join the Clinical Operations team in Leeds, UK. This is a regular full-time position.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Maintain a clean, safe and efficient working and study environment
* Accurately record all research data obtained or observed
* Accurately perform blood pressure, venepuncture, body-weight, pulse, respiratory rate, and temperature readings
* Prepare and accurately record ECGs/ Holters
* Involvement in the collection and processing of biological samples as specified in the protocol and ensure the proper distribution of those samples
* Monitor volunteers meals to ensure dietary compliance by research participants
* Assist in the preparation of rooms and medical equipment
* Assist with screening procedures as needed

Education / Qualifications

Educated to GCSE Standard


Typically 1 – 2 years in a related field

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Leeds, UK - United Kingdom


Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).