Covance Research Technician in Madison, Wisconsin

Job Overview

Get ready to redefine what’s possible and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to personally advance healthcare and make a difference in peoples’ lives with your bold ideas and unique point of view. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose , you’ll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.

Join us as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and anticipate tomorrow’s drug development challenges, creating new possibilities for our clients—and your career.

We have a job opening for a Research Technician at our Madison, WI facility. If you are an experienced MA, MT, CNA or EMT then this is an excellent opportunity to gain more skills and develop a career.

Must have flexibility to work an overnight shift.

Responsibilities associated with this position:

  • Accurately perform blood pressure, pulse, weights, respiratory rate and temperature readings

  • Preparation and accurate recording of ECGs/Holters

  • Collection and processing of biological samples as specified in the protocol and ensures the proper distribution of those samples

  • Monitors meals to ensure dietary compliance by research participants

  • Transcription of data from source documentation onto the Case Report Forms (CRFs) for simple to complex studies and QC of CRFs

  • Assist with QC of source documents and case report forms

  • Maintains constant awareness of participant safety and dignity at all times

  • Handles participant complaints efficiently and effectively in order that their satisfaction is maintained

Covance believes that their best-in-class employees deserve first-class benefits. Covance offers an outstanding benefits package including medical & dental insurance, tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, short and long-term disability, and life insurance.

At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. We offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • EMT, Phlebotomy, CMA or CNA certification, preferred


  • 1-2 years as a Clinical Research Technician I may be substituted for BS degree

Job Number 2018-20035

Job Category Clinical Operations

Position Type Full-Time

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.