Research Associate I


A Research Associate I job in San Diego, CA is available through Adecco Medical and Science. The Research Associate I position requires a broad knowledge of animal anatomy, physiology and biochemistry to help develop and support in vivo models to screen therapeutics and devices being developed for various indications. Experience with surgical, dosing and sampling techniques is required.
Research Associate I job responsibilities include:

Experience in the administration of test substances by various basic methods (i.e., oral gavage, IP, IV, ocular, dermal, etc.).
Manage and observe animals for general health and overall wellbeing.
Experience in the collection of biological specimens (i.e., blood from appropriate vessel from all species of laboratory animals at the site)
Able to perform study related activities in compliance with Good Laboratory Practice Regulations (GLPs), study protocols, and company policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Review documentation to ensure functions performed meet quality control requirements.
Handle, restrain, and provide care for all species of laboratory animals at the site.
Perform study preparation activities including collection tube labeling and room setup.
Interface with different teams including study director, principal investigator, QC/QA, Account Managers/Sales.
Maintain accurate records in various internal databases.
Support internal research projects to optimize service offerings.
Perform other duties as directed by Management.


Minimum, Associates degree in veterinary technology with 1-2 years relevant experience. Education level requirement could be amended based on relevant years of experience.
Certification as a registered veterinarian technician (RVT) is a plus.
Background in lab animal (in vivo) research is a must. Working knowledge of preclinical techniques and modalities will be a plus.
Position requires good communication skills and attention to detail.
Strong work ethic, self-motivation, and ability to adapt in a dynamic team environment are keys for success

If you are interested in this Research Associate I job in San Diego, CA then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical and Science go to If you have questions about the position or would like more information, please contact Sindie Rothstein at 858-410-1108 or by email at

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