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Laboratory Analyst-BioA

Covance 3/27/2019 8:09:40 AM
JOB ID: 29682 Category: Scientific Entry Level
Salt Lake City, Utah



Job Overview

Who we are and what we do:

Covance is a global, world-leading Life Sciences Contract Research Organisation that provides dedicated and fully comprehensive laboratory testing and drug development services to the pharmaceutical industry.

At Covance, we offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career. We put our trust in science and in one another. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring the miracles of medicine to market sooner, as Covance has helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop one-third of all prescriptions medicines in the market today.

We have an excellent opportunity for someone to join our Bioanalytical Department in Salt Lake City and jumpstart their career as a Lab Analyst.

The Role:

Learns to analyze samples for various compounds and components in compliance with SOPs and regulatory agency guidelines.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Learns to conduct routine analyses in compliance with applicable methods, protocols, SOPs, and regulatory agency guidelines.
* Learns how to document work and maintain study documentation and laboratory records.
* Learns how to use laboratory equipment appropriate for assigned tasks.
* Attends and participates in project meetings.
* Learns to perform QC review of data.
* Learns to recognize deviations from normal results and informs Study Director, Principal Investigator and/or management of any problems and/or deviations that may affect the integrity of the data.
* Learns to plan assigned workload on a daily basis and effectively schedule multiple assignments.
* Contributes to a cohesive team environment. Plans individual workload in coordination with team members.
* Supports process improvement initiatives.
* Maintains a clean and safe laboratory work environment.
* Performs other related duties as assigned.
* Learns to interact with internal clients.


* Bachelor of Science/Arts (BS/BA) degree in chemistry or related scientific field.
* Experience may be substituted for education.
* Familiar with the use of standard laboratory equipment.
* Basic knowledge of computers and software programs.


* No direct Experience required

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Salt Lake City, UT - Utah


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).