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Clinical Veterinarian

Position title: Clinical Veterinarian

Company name: Charles River Laboratories Safety Assessment

City: Lyon

Country: France

Position description:

As a clinical veterinarian, you work within a team of 3 veterinarians and a veterinarian manager within a strict regulatory framework (GLP and regulation applicable to laboratory animals) and ensure the clinical, medical and health monitoring of all the animals in the company (rodent and non-rodent species). You have a technical and scientific advisory role in the animal facilities and supervise the well- being of animals. You join an international group in a non-routine scientific environment, constantly evolving with the objectives of advancing research and animal welfare. You benefit from a real integration / training course provided by technical and scientific experts.

Missions/ Responsibilities

  •   Ensure veterinary examinations of animals as well as care and treatment of animals including standard surgeries
  •   Bring the technical and scientific expertise of the veterinarian within animal facilities in conjunction with technicians and Study Directors
  •   Apply the policy of laboratory animal health control and food, bedding and water control
  •   Intervene in specific phases of certain studies requiring veterinary expertise (neurological

    examination, clinical observations, etc.)

  •   Actively participate in the Ethics Committee and the Animal Welfare Body
  •   Provide training to staff related to animal welfare
  •   Participate in the development and fine-tuning of new methods (surgical interventions,

    sampling techniques, administration or functional exploration, etc.)

  •   Provide back-up for veterinary pharmacy management in accordance with regulatory

    requirements Audits and accreditations

  •   Follow regulatory files and ensure maintenance of AAALAC accreditation.
  •   Participate in client Animal Welfare audits and regulatory inspections (DDPP)

    Your profile

  •   You hold a French Veterinary Diploma (or one recognized in France) and you must be registered to the Veterinary French Order.
  •   You are fluent in French and English, both oral and written.
  •   You have excellent interpersonal skills and good ability to work in a team and adapt to the

    people you are talking to.

  •   Rigorous, proactive, you appreciate teamwork and you adapt easily.

Company name: Charles River Laboratories Safety Assessment

Website: CDI/911759200/

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