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Charles River Laboratories is a visionary leader in the development and delivery of advanced drug therapies. We provide essential products and services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, government agencies and leading academic institutions around the globe, to help ...
Mission: At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science, and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do. We approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and ...

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Are there people from Charles Rivers Associates or Analysis Group in the Canadian offices on here who would be willing to share compensation information (salary, signing bonus, performance bonus, etc.)? We're trying to do a bit of comparative work to see what the average market compensation is across the econ consulting firms here in Canada.


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    Charles River Laboratories

    During this Thanksgiving week, our gratitude abounds as we reflect on the privilege of having more than 20,000 exceptional team members across the globe. Each day, they contribute significantly, making a positive impact that resonates far and wide. Discover the difference and be part of a team that truly makes a difference. Visit to learn more today! This is your moment.

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    Charlie Parady celebrated his 45th Anniversary here at Charles River. He started his career in 1978 and now supports Research Models & Services by answering technical questions with his endless knowledge and warm personality. Thank you, Charlie, and have a great day as you kick off your 2,346th week at Charles River! Congrats to Charlie and here's to many more! Thank you for all you do helping to create healthier lives every day! #LIFEatCRL

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