Animal Research Associate

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

We are looking for an highly motivated Animal Research Associate (ARA) to add to our growing team. An ARA will be expected to manipulate, observe and care for genetically altered rodents to prepare them for study. Manipulations can include, breeding, weaning, identification markings, and collecting biopsies for RNA or DNA analysis. Records data pertaining to the above procedures in the Velocigene database.

Some husbandry and general maintenance duties may be required. A typical day in this role looks like:Performs certain basic tasks necessary for the processing of genetically altered rodents such as animal identification by marking, breeding, weaning, andcollection of tissue samples for DNA or RNA analysis. Performs a natural history analysis when requested. Records essential data in the Velocigene Data Management System.

Handles other responsibilities including, but not limited to, the breeding of rodents serving as embryo donors and recipients. Performs husbandry (cage changing) duties. Performs additional responsibilities related to the packing and shipping of rodents as well as some basic vivarium tasks such as ordering supplies, and general maintenance when needed. This role may be for you if:You have previous work with the handling of laboratory rodents is preferred.

The execution of above tasks will be guided by the Velocigene Data Management System and by instruction from the Vivarium manager. In order to be considered qualified for this role, you must have a minimum of A. A. degree with some biology course work or a minimum of 2 years experience working with laboratory animals preferred.

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 comprehensive benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and equity awards, annual bonuses, and paid time off for eligible 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 parental 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. The salary ranges provided are shown in accordance with U. S.

law and apply to U. S. based positions, where the hired candidate will be located in the U. S.

If you are outside the U. S, please speak with your recruiter about salaries and benefits in your location. Salary Range (hourly) $24. 79 – $38.



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