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Study Supervisor

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SNBL USA is a scientific contract research organization providing preclinical research services to pharmaceutical and biotech clients throughout the world. We are a GLP compliant facility offering study programs ranging from regulatory toxicology to customized study designs and disease models. Our specialized programs and services include reproductive toxicology, safety pharmacology, immunotoxicology, and carcinogenicity. SNBL USA strives to provide the highest quality research and science by supporting an environment where our employees can generate their own personal and professional success, one day at a time. SNBL USA embraces the practice of continuous improvement through accountability.

Job Summary:

The Study Supervisor is responsible for managing study procedures and research assignments; coordinates duties of personnel and study teams; assists with sample and data collection for research studies.


* Ensures that assigned studies have appropriately trained staff, necessary supplies, and necessary forms or electronic systems for data collection.
* Performs and trains staff on technical procedures on animals, including; injections, blood draws, collection of urine samples, catherizations, surgical preparation, restraining, anesthesia, tissue collection, animal disposal.
* Monitors progress of studies during the In-Life phases to verify adherence to study guidelines and time lines.
* Attends and participates in meetings regarding study planning.
* Creates, reviews, and revises Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) relating to animals, technical procedures and facility issues.
* Monitors and reports changes in animal behavior or health and problems with animal room.
* Monitors and reports problems with data collection or equipment. Sets up equipment for studies.
* Records and enters raw study data into templates for use by Study Directors.
* Operates and maintains selected laboratory equipment. Ensures equipment is GLP compliant.
* Maintains general organization and cleanliness of work area, including; cleaning and disinfecting procedure rooms and preparation areas.
* Provides technical knowledge to TPM group in developing training manuals and guidelines.
* Ensures study conduct as described in study protocol. (e.g., dosing, treatments, surgery schedule, necropsy schedule).
* Documents study procedures and results in study notebooks in accordance with Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) regulations (e.g., animal assignment records, anesthesia records, treatment sheets, study events summaries, euthanasia records, necropsy records).
* Performs QC review study and facility data in a timely manner.
* Assigns and oversees duties to personnel necessary to complete daily schedules.
* Schedules and assigns appropriate animal species for studies in consultation with the Study Scientist or Director. Schedules animal and procedure rooms and surgery suites.
* Reports information regarding clinical problems with the animals, data collection or equipment to project scientist.
* Assists staff supervisors in developing and completing training plans for functional team members. Meets regularly with functional team members and communicates study needs and goals.

* Bachelor's degree, specializing in science and/or equivalent experience
* At least 3 years working in a research environment
* LATG certification preferred
* Previous GLP experience a plus
* Communicates effectively with all levels of individuals throughout the company.
* Strong attention to detail with the ability to multi-task and maintain organization in a fast paced, changing environment.
* Demonstrated performance in delivering results.
* Bring logical resolutions to conflicting interests and priorities.
* Regarded as objective, open-minded and an "out-of-the-box" thinker.
* Proficient using Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, Info Path, Access, Outlook, and Powerpoint. Able to adapt easily to new software programs.
* Continual GLP training and training on applicable procedures and SOPs within the department.
* Wears appropriate PPE in accordance with policies and procedures.
* Ability to lift up to 26-50 pounds

SNBL USA, Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status.

Req No. 2017-1796
Location US-WA-Everett
Category Preclinical Research
Type Regular Full-Time

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6605 Merrill Creek Parkway
Everett, WA 98203


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