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Compliance Coordinator Animal Vivariums

Kelly Services
Cambridge, MA 02238
**Compliance Coordinator Animal Vivariums**

**Need to be based in the NE Coast to be considered**

**Remote but will require travel to Must be able to travel 1x month to sites in the US Canada, including CA, MA, NC, NY, and Montreal.**


**Direct hire**

**Monday -Friday 8-5pm flexible**

**Job Summary**

The Compliance Coordinator for Animal Vivariums will report to the Manager of Quality and Compliance. This position provides support for the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) in order to assure compliance of the animal care and use program with federal, state, and local regulations.

**Major Accountabilities & Essential Functions**

+ Responsible for compliance program related to Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC) and/or related functions to include administrative review of protocols, working directly to enter protocol data and build reports for metrics, semi-annual program review process, compliance-related audits/inspections, investigation of animal welfare-related concerns, maintenance of animal use program records, and program metrics subject to routine review by external clients and governing regulatory/accrediting agencies (PHS-OLAW, USDA-APHIS, AAALAC, FDA, City of Cambridge, New York DPH)

+ Provide compliance support to the client research community in our AAALAC-accredited, global in vivo research support program in support of the local Site Supervisor.

+ Help manage in coordination with Manager the implementation of animal care & use training program and ensure post-approval monitoring (PAM) of in vivo activities conducted by client and staff

+ Write, review, and maintain operational processes to include generation & maintenance of policies, SOPs, and records (IACUC, training, husbandry, environmental monitoring).

+ Manage and support interactions with clients and external regulatory/accrediting agencies (defined above) during all scheduled & unannounced program audits, reviews or assessments, generation of associated reports or official responses to these reviews, and maintenance of current licenses & charters.

**Qualifying Candidate Profile**

+ Strong interpersonal (transparency, professionalism, integrity, trust) and communication skills (moderate to advanced computer skills, written, verbal, presentation), a strong commitment to providing quality research service support, and dedicated to providing humane animal care in accordance with all guidelines and regulations pertaining to Laboratory Animal Care.

+ Must be reliable, able to work well independently, as well as participate in and work cross functionally in a dynamic, fast-paced team environment, while also demonstrating a focus on individual accountability and attention to detail in providing quality and consistent results in the execution of all duties.

+ The candidate should have a positive attitude toward work and co-workers, be able to readily adapt to new projects and be comfortable communicating with all levels of management and employees.


+ High school diploma or equivalent required.

+ AA in Animal Science or related field required.

+ Bachelor's degree (BA or BS), CPIA or AALAS technician certification preferred.


+ 1-3+ years related work experience in scientific research, preferably in a biomedical area

**Other Duties**

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


+ Generous employer-paid portion for medial & dental for employee and dependent coverage

+ Employer matching 401K plan

+ Generous time off: vacation, holidays, personal days, and floating holidays

+ Sick time

+ Other benefits offered include vision, group and voluntary life/AD&D, Accident, Critical Illness, and Hospital indemnity plans; MetLife Law, and Identify Theft Protection; Commuter benefits through Wage Works; FSA Medical and Dependent care coverage

+ Tuition and reimbursement

+ Annual incentive/bonus program

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

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**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2021-11-01 Expires: 2021-12-20

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