Inotiv has several job openings in Maryland Heights, MO. Please click the following link to view all of our open positions.  Click Here to Apply.

SEND Specialist

Inotiv has an immediate opening for a Send Specialist. The primary responsibility of this role is to generate SEND datasets utilizing Inotiv’s electronic data collection system.

The responsibilities of a SEND Specialist include:

• Generate SEND datasets utilizing Inotiv’s electronic data collection system
• Review/QC of SEND datasets
• Create SDRG and information for the Define file as necessary
• Work with 3rd party vendors (as needed) in generation of SEND packages
• Lead internal SEND initiatives and participate in the continued implementation/upgrade of SEND and SEND-related activities
• Participate in training (webinars, conferences) to ensure compliance with current practices and guidelines in the industry and keep current with industry trends.
• Effectively interact and collaborate with Study Directors and Principal Investigators, representatives, and cross-functional teams
• Consistently meet SEND-related milestones and timelines
• May perform other duties as assigned such as providing support to Document Specialist team (protocol QC, report QC, etc.) and statistical analysis

Minimum Qualifications and Experience include:

• Minimum of BS in scientific discipline and/or 2+ years of industry experience
• Attention to detail and experienced with review and QC of nonclinical study data and reports
• Work independently to achieve objectives in a timely manner
• Strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills
• Working knowledge of CDISC and SEND Implementation Guide (SENDIG) preferable
• Knowledge of FDA GLPs and the design and conduct of nonclinical studies preferable
• Working knowledge of statistical analysis programs (SAS, Prism, etc.) desirable

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Archivist

Inotiv has an immediate opening for an Archivist. The primary responsibility of this role is to maintain and manage GLP and non-GLP archives and to oversee the distribution of reports, data, and study materials.

The successful candidate will:

  • Ensure completeness of study packages and verify inventories of study materials
  • Copy or scan data for archiving
  • Archive completed GLP and non-GLP study data, protocols, reports and materials following current SOPs
  • Ship documents and materials to clients in a timely manner that ensures safe arrival without breakage, leakage, melting, or other damage
  • Ensure long-term preservation and easy retrieval of archived documents and materials
  • Maintain electronic data in accordance with established systems
  • Provide backup coverage as necessary for administrative staff

The ideal candidate must demonstrate:

  • Excellent planning and organizational skills and great attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills with internal and external customers
  • The ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • The ability to organize large amounts of information and write clear instructions for its retrieval and use
  • A constructive attitude and teamwork orientation
  • The ability to take positive action to effectively prioritize workload, manage changes in direction, resolve issues, and meet deadlines for multiple ongoing projects
  • The ability to lift, stack, and retrieve up to 50 pound boxes while on a ladder
  • The ability to work accurately in a fast-paced environment

The selected candidate is required to possess the following:

  • Knowledge of MS Word and Excel
  • An Associate’s or B.S. Degree is preferred
  • Previous archiving, cataloging, and/or shipping, or related experience
  • Experience in a scientific field and understanding of FDA GLPs is preferred

Biotransformation Scientist

Inotiv is a consultant-based, contract research lab that provides integrated services for discovery and preclinical drug development. Inotiv offers a unique alternative by integrating nonclinical disciplines in pharmacology, drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, toxicology, and pathology into a comprehensive drug discovery and development organization in order to provide robust nonclinical evaluations of drug efficacy, safety, systemic exposure, and metabolism.

We are currently seeking a Biotransformation Scientist experienced in metabolite identification and the enzymology of drug metabolizing enzymes. The successful candidate will design, conduct and manage the execution of in vitro and ex vivo biotransformation studies, while working collaboratively with pharmacology and/or toxicology project teams at various stages in the drug discovery and development continuum.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, conduct and manage the execution of biotransformation studies in support of drug discovery
  • Utilize LC-MS/MS platforms to identify and structurally characterize metabolites generated from in vitro and/or in vivo studies (multiple species)
  • Perform metabolite profiling exercises across multiple species and in multiple in vitro, in vivo and ex vivo matrices and conditions.
  • Utilize biotransformation techniques (e.g., inhibitors, co-factor fortification) to elucidate the enzymology of drug metabolism systems contributing to the disposition of a drug or drug candidate(s)
  • Contribute to drug discovery and early drug development through the conduct of in vitro and in vivo drug metabolism studies designed to understand biotransformation pathways/routes of elimination of small molecules
  • Experience with discovery and development support of small molecules
  • Ability to interpret mass spectral data to make structural assignments
  • Independently designs, develops and executes biotransformation research assignments
  • Hands on work in metabolite identification by LC-MC/MS and determination of pathways of small molecules, peptides, or other novel modalities
  • Pharmaceutical or biotech industry experience with selecting, operating, and maintaining mass spectrometric equipment
  • Ensure the appropriate conduct of studies, leads the interpretation of study results, and prepares study reports suitable for internal/external use

Additional Responsibilities may include:

  • Ability to independently manage work load and expectations
  • Collaborate with both internal/external members of the drug discovery team
  • Act as a recognized scientific resource by mentoring and providing senior-level guidance to less experienced scientist
  • Demonstrating scientific leadership through participation in professional organizations, presentations, and publications

Qualifications:

  • Applicant should possess a PhD in Chemistry, Biochemistry/Pharmaceutical Science or a related discipline with 4-5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, or
  • MS with 10+ years experience, or
  • BS with 12+ years experience
  • Strong, effective written and oral communication skills including the ability to organize and clearly present data and concepts
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple projects, demonstrate consistent productivity, and meet project timelines

Salary and Benefits:

  • Inotiv offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Document Specialist

Inotiv has an immediate opening for a Document Specialist. This position involves assisting Principal Investigators and non-GLP Study Directors in preparing protocols, study reports, sub-reports, and any other documentation as required.

The successful candidate will:

  • Create and populate data tables and/or templates to assist Principal Investigators and Non-GLP Study Directors in providing a consistently formatted, complete, clear, and concise presentation of study methods, results, discussions, and/or conclusions.
  • Possess strong MS Office skills for editing the format, style, and language of draft protocols, spreadsheets and reports.
  • Possess a working knowledge of computer applications associated with the reporting of scientific results (e.g., Adobe, ISI Toolbox, and Provantis).
  • Perform quality control review of data, spreadsheets, and text, and verify work product is in compliance with Inotiv SOP requirements if applicable.
  • Complete report writing assignments with high attention to detail within the required timelines in a fast-paced work environment.

The successful candidate should:

  • Demonstrate strong organizational and planning skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Be capable of working with minimal supervision.
  • Possess experience as a trainer and/or mentor of co-workers.
  • Possess a familiarity of Good Laboratory Practice Regulations (21 CFR, Part 58).

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • BS or equivalent degree in Life Sciences or a related field and 2-5 years qualified experience.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Inotiv offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Client Services Administrator

Inotiv will offer you a rewarding career in a fast paced work environment located in Maryland Heights, Missouri. As an employee, you will be encouraged to excel and grow into your full potential while advancing our clients’ goals.

Inotiv offers an outstanding benefits package, which includes paid time off (PTO), medical & dental insurance, a 401(K) plan with a generous company match, life insurance, and community involvement opportunities.

We are currently looking for a Client Services Administrator (CSA) who has experience working in a contract research organization, laboratory environment, or client management role.

Responsibilities include:

  • Liaising between business operations, scientists, business development, and the client to compile proposal/quote details and pricing
  • Managing and owning various aspects of quote, proposal and RFI development
  • Ensuring timely and consistent delivery of quotes/proposals, taking into account internal processes and anticipated obstacles
  • Assisting in identifying and resolving issues around client requests and Inotiv capabilities
  • Reviewing quote requests to ensure initial understanding of client requirements
  • Supporting the building and maintenance of client relationships, including interfacing with Inotiv personnel and acting as an internal advocate for clients
  • Supporting scientists and business operations with pricing and client communication regarding reconciliations of awarded projects/studies
  • Developing appropriate knowledge of technical/scientific and regulatory environments
  • Entering and maintaining necessary study details into various databases
  • Demonstrating proficiency in the use of relevant computer systems, specifically Microsoft Office Suite
  • Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs

Education/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a scientific field, or business management/administration

Experience

  • 3+ years of scientific laboratory environment experience or a combination of client management and scientific laboratory environment experience.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Pathologist Associate

Inotiv has an immediate opening for a Pathologist Associate. The Pathologist Associate will be responsible for ensuring an efficient workflow for the pathology portion of studies. This position will require the ability to multi-tasking in a high-energy environment, excellent organizational skills and the ability to reprioritize tasks as needed.

Responsibilities include:

  • Requesting and organizing applicable data from the Sponsor/Study Director prior to the Pathologist’s evaluation of slides
  • Assisting with data table processing and formatting, as applicable
  • Ensuring Provantis and the Study Management System(SMS) are properly setup prior to pathology evaluation
  • Assisting Pathologists during Peer Reviews (i.e. pulling slides, note taking, etc.)
  • Supporting remote Pathologists
  • Completing inventory of slides upon receipt or prior to return, as applicable
  • Coordinating on-time delivery of pathology SEND datasets
  • Monitoring and tracking Pathologist’ schedules to ensure timely issuance of deliverables
  • Coordinating report audit management for pathology- related findings
  • Providing clear and accurate documentation of study activities according to SOP/GLP requirements
  • Other duties as assigned to meet business needs

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a science-related discipline or five years or more of qualified industry experience
  • Proficient in Outlook, Word and Excel and the ability to quickly learn and master new software applications
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-past, deadline driven environment

Salary and Benefits:

Inotiv offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Evening Histology Laboratory Assistant  

Inotiv has an immediate opening for a Histology Laboratory Assistant on the evening shift (2:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.). The Histology Laboratory Assistant will perform specific tasks as assigned by the Laboratory Manager and team members. This is a fulltime position in a histology laboratory that offers a great opportunity to pursue a career in science in a fast paced, exciting environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Entering specimen receipt and inventory
  • Preparing study documentation
  • Specimen and supply organization
  • Entering study data
  • Using specific histology laboratory equipment
  • Performing equipment maintenance
  • Other duties may be assigned to assist the Histotechnologist and meet business needs

Qualifications:

  • An Associate’s degree or Bachelor’s degree
  • Or a High School diploma and previous laboratory experience
  • Experience in a histology laboratory is desired
  • Highly organized and energetic
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, i.e. MS Outlook, Word and Excel is desired
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple projects, demonstrate consistent productivity

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities
  • Benefits include health and dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, paid time off, 401K participation with company match, etc.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Senior Pathologist

Inotiv is a consultant-based, contract research lab that provides integrated services for discovery and preclinical drug development. Inotiv offers a unique alternative by integrating nonclinical disciplines in pharmacology, drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, toxicology, and pathology in order to provide robust nonclinical evaluations of drug efficacy, safety, systemic exposure, and metabolism.

We are currently looking for a Senior/Principal Pathologist experienced with toxicology and drug development and with a passion for science and quality. Pathologists at Inotiv serve as technical experts and consultants in pathology and related fields. We work in a collaborative environment on projects throughout the discovery and development continuum. The ideal candidate will have a broad knowledge of toxicological pathology across multiple species as well as an in depth knowledge in a specialty area or organ system.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Interpret and report pathology findings in exploratory and regulatory studies including correlating microscopic findings to macroscopic observations, organ weight changes, and clinical pathology data
  • Conduct pathology peer reviews
  • Evaluate efficacy studies or animal models of disease
  • Maintain a current knowledge of pathology literature, best practices, and industry directions

Additional Responsibilities may include:

  • Providing pathology expertise for regulatory submissions and regulatory responses
  • Mentoring and providing senior-level guidance to less experienced pathologists
  • Consulting in toxicology and/or pathology
  • Demonstrating scientific leadership through participation in professional organizations, presentations, and publications

Qualifications:

  • DVM and Diplomate of ACVP (anatomic pathology) or equivalent qualification
  • Industrial experience (3+ years)
  • Experience interpreting and reporting pathology findings for regulated (GLP) studies, preferably in a pharmaceutical or biotechnology company or a CRO conducting studies for pharmaceutical or biotechnology companies
  • Strong, effective written and oral communication skills including the ability to organize and clearly present complex data and concepts
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple projects, demonstrate consistent productivity, and meet project timelines
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Remote location (work from home office) is possible

Salary and Benefits:

  • Inotiv a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

For more information please contact Dr. Stewart Jacobson, Vice President of Pathology Services at sjacobson@7thwavelabs.com.

Histology Evening Supervisor

Inotiv has an immediate opening for a Histology Supervisor on the evening shift (2:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.). The Histology Evening Supervisor has overall responsibility for those aspects supported by Inotiv of gross prosection, tissue trimming and embedding, and histologic slide production for both regulated and non-regulated studies on the evening shift. This is a fulltime position in a histology laboratory that offers a great opportunity to pursue a career in science in a fast paced, exciting environment.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Assuring that evening shift lab personnel receive training in GLPs and in lab processes associated with assigned tasks, and that this training is documented and included in the employee’s training file.
  • Training evening shift employees in new and updated tasks to be performed (along with any associated SOPs)
  • Monitoring evening shift laboratory personnel for compliance with SOP requirements, identification of training needed, and for the need to re-assign tasks to promote the highest level of quality and to ensure compliance.
  • Maintaining programs for the preventative maintenance, monitoring, and calibration of laboratory equipment and for subsequent compliance with these programs.
  • Documenting all study and laboratory activities as required for compliance and to maintain study data files and specimens in an organized and confidential fashion.
  • Timely communication with the Histology Operations Manager pertaining to any employee concerns or issues.
  • Demonstrating proficiency in all routine histopathology tasks including specimen receipt and handling, tissue identification from wet tissue to slide, tissue trimming, tissue processing, embedding, sectioning, routine H&E staining, special staining, necropsy, coverslipping and use of all associated equipment.

Qualifications:

  • 5 years histology experience with industry experience preferred.
  • 3 years supervisory experience
  • Strong, effective written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple projects, demonstrate consistent productivity, and meet project timelines

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities
  • Benefits include health and dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, paid time off, 401K participation with company match, etc.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Evening Histology Technicians

Inotiv has an immediate opening for a Histology Technicians on the evening shift (2:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.). This is a fulltime position in a histology laboratory that offers a great opportunity to pursue a career in science in a fast paced, exciting environment.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Performing Histopathology tasks as assigned such as embedding, microtomy, routine H&E, special stains, coverslipping and use of associated equipment.
  • Providing technical input, as appropriate
  • Documenting all study and laboratory activities as required for compliance and to maintain study data files and specimens in an organized fashion.
  • Understanding and following safety procedures.
  • Reviewing study documentation for proper data recording and for compliance with SOP’s

Qualifications:

  • Experience in general Histology techniques
  • The ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures
  • Good oral communication skills
  • Certification (HT or HTL) preferred but not required
  • Basic computer skills are desired
  • Training in Good Laboratory Practice is a plus

The primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be microtomy of paraffin sections. Candidates with current experience and skills in a histology lab will be seriously considered.

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities
  • Benefits include health and dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, paid time off, 401K participation with company match, etc.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Evening Associate Histology Technicians – On the job training will be provided

Inotiv has an immediate opening for two Associate Histology Technicians on the evening shift (2:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.). This position is ideal for someone who wants to start a science-based career. The Associate Histology Technician will perform histology tasks under the direct supervision of a Histotechnician/Histotechnologist or Laboratory Manager. The Associate Histology Technician is not required to be proficient in histology tasks initially, but will become proficient through on-the-job training.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performing histopathology tasks as assigned such as necropsy, tissue trimming, embedding, microtomy, routine H&E staining, coverslipping, and use of associated equipment.
  • Performing preventative maintenance, monitoring, and calibration of laboratory equipment.
  • Providing technical input, as appropriate.
  • Documenting all study and laboratory activities as required for compliance and to maintain study data files and specimens in an organized and confidential fashion.
  • Understanding and following safety procedures.
  • Demonstrating a working knowledge of relevant computer systems, as necessary.
  • Reviewing study documentation for proper data recording and for compliance with SOPs.

Qualifications:

  • An associate’s degree in biology or a related field and 2 years associated industry or histology laboratory experience, a bachelor’s degree in a related field, or 3 years of relevant industry or histology experience.
  • This is an entry level position where on-the-job training is provided but previous experience in a laboratory setting is preferred.

Salary and Benefits: 

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities
  • Benefits include health and dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, paid time off, 401K participation with company match, etc.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.