Principal Human Performance Specialist

Troy, New York, United States of America
Jul 06, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are currently looking to fill a Principal/Staff Human Performance Specialist position. Regeneron successfully manufactures a range of biopharmaceuticals for patients worldwide, including our approved therapeutic proteins and those involved in clinical studies. Our Human Performance Specialists are accountable for various Human Performance program initiatives within the global operation to generate reliable and resilient systems across Industrial Operations and Product Supply (IOPS). You will develop strategies to drive current thinking on human performance principles within all levels of leadership to manage risk while driving a blame-free culture.

As a Principal/Staff Human Performance Specialist, a typical day might include the following:
  • Developing, implementing, and embedding a global human and organizational performance program (including error prevention tools, proactive error detection, and workplace and work process design) to increase the reliability of systems.
  • Utilizing human factors and/or user centered design elements for effective system design.
  • Driving and supporting the creation and maintenance of a blame-free culture through various systems (including a leadership on-the-floor program, deviation investigation support, and creating cultural indicators).
  • Developing and deploying right-sized human performance training in fundamental and advanced concepts including but not limited to accident/failure investigations, human factor design, and Just Culture.
  • Operating as a coach and mentor within the team and organization.

This role might be for you if you:
  • Have a high level of expertise and demonstrated application of contemporary human performance and human factors principles.
  • Are able to cultivate effective working relationships through all levels of leadership within the organization.
  • Have the ability to define problems, collect and analyze data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Are able to multi-task and operate independently within challenging timelines.
  • Possess clear communication skills and comfort developing and providing instructor led trainings.

To be considered for the Principal Human Performance Specialist position, you must have the following: BS/BA in Human Factors or related discipline and 8+ years of relevant experience or an MS and 7+ years of relevant experience. At Staff Specialist level a BS/BA in Human Factors or related discipline and 10+ years of relevant experience or an MS and 9+ years of relevant experience is required. Level is determined based on qualifications relevant to the role.

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.