Vivarium Coordinator

Tarrytown, NY
Nov 09, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full 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.

The Vivarium Associate will coordinate operations of Regeneron's vivariums. Provides administrative support to employees in the Vivarium and Veterinary Services departments, including Sr. Director, Associate Directors, Managers, Coordinators, Supervisors, Scientists, and animal care personnel. Interact strongly with VG Animal Production Coordinator.


• Clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, arranging conference calls

• Coordinate vivarium operations for all vivarium facilities

• Schedule meetings

• Manage files on the department SharePoint site.
• Data entry into database systems and various Microsoft office programs.

• Coordinate animal acquisitions, exports, and transfers between facilities. Effectively communicate to all involved personnel

• Database and record maintenance for rodent exports
-Attention to detail and organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple assignments simultaneously.
-Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills (both written and verbal); provide excellent customer service to internal clients.
-Ability to deal and work effectively with people at various locations and levels in the organization
-Sense of urgency and high level of energy
-Ability to manage projects with modest supervision
-Ability to deal with highly confidential information
-Excellent planning and time management skills; Adaptability a must

- Bachelors or Master's Degree in a biological field
- 2 or more years experience in laboratory animal science or related field (preferred)
- Experience with databases
- Exceptional communication and organizational skills and ability to work well with others, including research staff, vet services, vivarium personnel, and management.
- Strong Microsoft Office Skills: PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook,
- Basic knowledge of biology, specifically genetics, is a plus.

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.