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Pfizer Inc. Senior Associate Scientist, Lab Animal Sciences in Denver, Colorado

Why Patients Need YouPfizer's purpose is to deliver breakthroughs that change patients' lives.Research and Development is at the heart of fulfilling Pfizer's purpose aswe work to translate advanced science and technologies into the therapies andvaccines that matter most. Whether you are in the discovery sciences,ensuring drug safety and efficacy or supporting clinical trials, you willapply cutting edge design and process development capabilities to accelerateand bring the best in class medicines to patients around the world.What You Will AchieveAs part of the Comparative Medicine team, you will fully support theComparative Medicine laboratory animal veterinary program by providingveterinary care and technical assistance duties.It is your hard work along with innovative ideas and focus that will help inmaking Pfizer ready to achieve new milestones and help patients across theglobe.How You Will Achieve ItProvide veterinary care for rodent species used in research and development.First line evaluation of clinical casesUnder direction of clinical veterinarian, initiate diagnostics and treatmentsMonitor treatment and progressPreventive medicine: microbiology, disease surveillanceOccasional after hours, weekend, and holiday clinical coverageMaintain stocks of clinical supplies and medicinesArrange for maintenance of clinical equipmentMay be required to work under one of the following: The United StatesDepartment of Agriculture Animal Welfare Act and associated Regulations andStandards, the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, GoodLaboratory Practices, Public Health Service Policy and/or AAALACaccreditation standards.QualificationsMust-HaveAssociate degree in a related field required3-4 years of experienceExperience providing hands on clinical care to a wide variety of lab animalspeciesWorking knowledge of regulations related to the use of animals in researchNice-to-HaveBachelor's degree in related field preferredCertified Veterinary Technician or Registered Veterinary TechniciancertificationPhysical/Mental RequirementsMust be able to lift, sit, stand, walk, bend and perform mathematicalcalculationsNon-Standard Work ScheduleThis is an essential personnel role, and, in most cases, essentialpersonnel are required to be onsite during an emergency or suspension ofoperatOther Job Details:Last Date to Apply for Job: October 21, 2020Eligible for Relocation PackageEligible for Employee Referral BonusSunshine ActPfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providersas required by federal and state transparency laws and implementingregulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide governmentagencies with information such as a health care provider's name, addressand the type of payments or other value received, generally for publicdisclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatoryclarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruitingexpenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of valueunder the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act.Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses asa result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name,address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to thegovernment. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do nothesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.Research and DevelopmentEEO and Employment Eligibility:Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions ofemployment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race,color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity orgender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizeralso complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governingnondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employmenteligibility verification requirements of the Immigration

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