Covance Laboratory Technician Intern in Harrogate, United Kingdom

Job Overview

Covance - Harrogate, United Kingdom

“Every day is another chance to help save the lives of millions of people around the world. When you join our team, you get to be a part of that.”

  • Who we are and what we do:

  • We are a world-leading life sciences company offering laboratory testing and development services to the pharmaceutical industry across the globe.

  • At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. 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. We believe that supportive teams, passionate people and inspired thinking are the formula for Better Science. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring miracles of medicine to market sooner.

  • The Role:

  • The laboratory technician is responsible for the preparation and analysis of dose formulations used in Early Development research.

  • You will experience and gain the following skills:

  • Working in a team on numerous development materials, to maintain timelines and quality targets

  • Preparing formulations to required concentrations in different media

  • Development of basic laboratory techniques, with hands on experience of laboratory equipment

  • Drug management, control and tracking

  • Aseptic techniques

  • Analytical techniques including HPLC, GC and UV

  • Collecting and recording of scientific data, in accordance with all relevant protocols, Departmental

Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Laboratory Practice / Data Integrity guidelines

  • Contributing towards the maintenance of a safe working environment through careful observance of Company and Departmental Health and Safety policies

  • What you'll receive:

  • A chance to work with lead industry experts,

  • A chance to put theoretical skills in to practice and make a real impact in a global business,

  • A chance to Act as an Ambassador across Yorkshire for Internships,

  • A generous benefits and holiday package

  • Minimum Criteria:

    • Be studying for an Undergraduate degree in chemistry or Science Subject
    • A willingness to learn,
    • Great attention to detail,
    • Good communication skills
  • 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.

  • Start date: July 2019

  • Deadline for applications : 31 st December 2018

  • To apply go to: ref 25100

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Job Number 2018-25100

Job Category Scientific Entry Level

Position Type Temporary

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