Intern- Quality Assurance, Summer 2020

Rensselaer, NY
Sep 28, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Part time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

An internship at Regeneron is a paid position which can take place during the summer or as a co-op over the course of the fall/spring semesters. Interns are temporary assignments (with a minimum of 10 weeks) that are allocated a defined Quality Assurance project, which has a distinct goal and end date upon completion. The internship will allow the identified candidate to become familiar with activities related to their project while ensuring compliance with Quality Assurance (QA) policies and procedures, cGMPs, SOPs, and Regeneron Standard Requirement Documents.

Designated by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals as having the responsibility and authority to approve or reject all components, drug substance containers, drug product containers, closures, in-process materials, packaging material, labeling, drug substances and drug products. The QA Department has the authority to review production records to assure that no errors have occurred or, if errors have occurred, that they have been fully investigated. The QA Department is responsible for approving or rejecting all procedures or specifications impacting on the identity, strength, quality, and purity of the drug substance or drug product. The QA Department is responsible for approving or rejecting drug substances or drug products manufactured, processed, packed, or held under contract by another company.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Comply with all current IOPS cGxP's (e.g. Good Manufacturing Processes, Good Documentation Practices etc.) as well as Environmental, Health & Safety policies / procedures associated with the tasks to be performed.

• Comply with all Local, State and Federal regulatory requirements associated with all tasks performed.

• Gather, generate, execute, review and/or summarize data for continuous improvement projects.

• Investigate and troubleshoot problems which occur and determines solutions or recommendations for changes and/or improvements.

• Coordinate with other departments or outside contractors/vendors to complete projects.

• Perform other duties assigned by management.

• Work independently or as part of a team to complete projects within a specified timeline.

Intern Requirements:

• Must be enrolled in, or accepted to, an academic program pursuing an Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, or PhD

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.