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Animal Technician Associate Scientist needed for 6-month role at AstraZeneca Gothenburg!
Your new company
Join Hays Life Sciences, a leading global recruitment company, as we team up with AstraZeneca, a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical company. At AstraZeneca, their focus is on the discovery, development, and commercialization of prescription medicines for some of the world's most serious diseases. They pride themselves on a unique workplace culture that inspires innovation and collaboration.
Your new role
* Join the Animal Sciences and Technologies (AST) department at AstraZeneca in Gothenburg
* Perform daily animal husbandry duties for rodents and pigs
* Ensure the highest standards of animal care and welfare
* Potentially take part in the breeding and maintenance of transgenic mice
* Collect biological samples, weigh and administer medicines/compounds as required
* Handle routine facility operations tasks
What you'll need to succeed
* Experience working with rodents and a strong interest in animal care and welfare
* "Naturbruksgymnasium" or similar education
* Understanding of principles and concepts associated with Laboratory Animal Science, particularly on animal welfare and the 3Rs
* Good communication skills
* Laboratory Animal education by NCLASET or other relevant Laboratory Animal Science - Rodents and Lagomorphs - (LAS) course is desirable (may be optional if candidate demonstrates relevant experience in animal care)
What you'll get in return
In return, you'll be part of a vibrant team in a leading global pharmaceutical company, contributing to important in vivo studies and ensuring high standards of animal care and welfare. You'll gain invaluable experience in the biopharmaceutical industry and have the opportunity to contribute to critical research. A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered, along with the opportunity to work in an environment that values diversity, innovation, and collaboration.
What you need to do now
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