Intellia Therapeutics

In-Vivo Study Support Technician I

Cambridge, MA
May 12, 2022
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Why Join Intellia?

Our mission is to develop curative genome editing treatments that can positively transform the lives of people living with severe and life-threatening diseases.

Beyond our science, we live our four core values: One, Explore, Disrupt, Deliver and feel strongly that you can achieve more at Intellia. We have a single-minded determination to excel and succeed together. We believe in the power of curiosity and pushing boundaries. We welcome challenging thoughts and imagination to develop innovative solutions. And we know that patients are counting on us to make the promise a reality, so we must maintain high standards and get it done.

We wantall ofour people to go beyond what is possible. We aren’t constrained by typical end rails, and we aren’t out to just “treat” people. We’re all in this for something more. We’re driven to cure and motivated for change. Just imagine the possibilities of what we can do together.

How You Will Achieve More With Intellia:

We are seeking an In-Vivo Study Support Technician I to join our growing team! In this role, you will provide high-quality animal care and in-vivo study support. This includes support study set-up, take down, performing tumor measurements, and collecting body weights. You will have the opportunity to interact with other personnel within the department, multiple research groups, to develop a network of resources to facilitate completion of assignments.​ You will ensure all studies are performed per approved IACUC protocols. Additionally, in this role you will perform the following techniques in rodents:

  • IV, SQ, IP, and IM,

  • Blood collection via multiple routes (tail vein, submandibular)

  • Rodent euthanasia using CO2, anesthesia and/or approved physical methods.

  • Necropsy, tissue, and fluid collections

About You:

We are seeking candidates who have good attention to detail and are excited to work in a team environment. Qualified candidates will have well-developed interpersonal and communication skills, and be able to perform all procedures following all applicable internal policies, as well as external regulations. Qualified individuals will demonstrate a strong sense of team and remain flexible/adaptable in a growing and dynamic work environment. Additional role requirements include:

  • You take pride in your work and take ownership of your projects

  • You can balance working independently to achieve results while also communicating updates to your colleagues in order to keep them informed

  • Role model of our core values of One, Explore, Disrupt, and Deliver; demonstrates mutual respect, courage, and candor

  • Exceptional judgment when making decisions and always considers the relevance/impact of each decision

  • The ability to cover weekends, holidays, early mornings, and evenings at times on a rotating or split shift schedule is required

  • 1-2 years of hands on experience working in the laboratory, veterinary, or another animal-related setting required

  • LAT certification preferred


Covid-19 Vaccination Policy: All Intellia employees, regardless of work location, must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. This requirement includes a booster dose once eligible. Requests for exemption for medical or sincerely held religious beliefs will be considered.

EEOC Statement: Intellia believes in a diverse environment, and is committed to equal employment opportunity for all its employees and qualified applicants. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Intellia will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.