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Become a Taconic Problem Solver 

Build Your Career While Making a Difference

Taconic employees all over the world show up every day to deliver the best solutions for our customers, while caring for ourselves, each other, and especially our animals. If you are an energetic, compassionate individual with a can-do attitude and a desire to support medical research, join us! 

We embrace different perspectives and encourage open dialogue, creating an environment where everyone's contributions are valued and ideas are nurtured. We are an organization of problem solvers.

With positions ranging from animal care takers to laboratory technicians to scientists in many disciplines to business specialties, we are a diverse team with a shared mission to accelerate advancements in human health.

Stable, Growing Company with Approachable Managers

A Career with a Purpose

At Taconic, we embrace our mission to bring treatments and cures to disease through our daily work. Every person, and every job, brings value and the ability for Taconic to move towards this mission. 

At Taconic Biosciences, we offer an exceptional employee experience that sets us apart:

Meaningful Work: Join a team that is dedicated to advancing scientific discovery and accelerating advancements in human and animal health. At Taconic Biosciences, your work will have a direct impact on research, drug development, and improving lives worldwide.  

Career Growth and Development: We are committed to employee growth and development. Through continuous learning opportunities, and career pathways, we support your professional advancement, enabling you to reach your full potential and achieve your career goals.   

Collaborative and Inclusive Environment: Join a diverse and inclusive community that values collaboration, teamwork, and respect. We take an active and intentional role in creating a company culture that encourages and appreciates the uniqueness in all people. Being you is what allows you to bring your best self to work. We are committed to ensuring that Taconic is a safe and fair workplace for everyone because it is our differences that make us stronger. 

Work-Life Balance: We understand the importance of maintaining a healthy work-life balance. Enjoy flexible work arrangements, comprehensive benefits packages, and wellness programs that prioritize your well-being, allowing you to thrive both personally and professionally. 

Social Responsibility: Contribute to a company that is committed to making a difference. Beyond our life-enhancing mission, Taconic Biosciences actively supports sustainability efforts and ethical animal welfare practices, empowering you to make a positive impact on the world.  

Join Taconic Biosciences and become part of a dynamic team where your skills, passion, and dedication can truly make a difference in advancing scientific discovery and improving lives.



Taconic Biosciences endeavors to make accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact our Human Resources Department at 518-697-3865 or

Equal Employment Opportunity

Taconic is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you’d like information on your EEO rights under the law, please view EEO is the Law and EEO is the Law supplement.

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Better Together at Taconic

Inclusion, Diversity, Awareness & Action. Taconic Biosciences is taking an active and intentional role in creating a company culture that encourages and appreciates the uniqueness in all people. Being you is what allows you to bring your best self to work. We are committed to ensuring that Taconic is a safe and fair workplace for everyone because it is our differences that make us stronger. We are better together. 

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Career Development

At Taconic Biosciences there are opportunities to both expand your career and grow within your current role. Our employees are the company and we are dedicated to providing the tools that empower all of us to be the best problem solvers in the industry.

This commitment starts with new employees as they join us. All employees start their career with Taconic by participating in a comprehensive onboarding program. Employees learn what different areas do, how they fit within the organization, and who to contact when they have questions. For employees in entry-level roles, hands-on training is provided by dedicated operations trainers. 

Beyond formal, in-house training and career development opportunities, Taconic also supports employees in attending outside programs, including work-related training, seminars, or through our tuition reimbursement program. Employees are also encouraged to achieve and maintain industry certifications, such as those from the American Association of Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS).

No matter where you start with us, there are many opportunities. Employees who start as Animal Care Technicians have the opportunity to move into Team Leader or Supervisor roles, and can also transfer to other departments within animal production to our laboratories, or into customer service. From customer service, employees may continue into other client-facing roles, such as project management, inside sales, or field sales.

We are committed to offering many opportunities for career development at Taconic, no matter where our employees' ambitions lie, and we look forward to celebrating many more success stories.


Taconic Biosciences offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, and we are committed to providing a range of options to meet employee needs. When it comes to benefits, we have you covered! Taconic offers major medical, dental, and vision plans featuring nationwide provider networks. We also provide term life insurance and disability coverage, and there is a variety of voluntary plans such as accident, cancer, critical illness, and flexible spending.

Our 401(k) plan has a generous matching feature with traditional and Roth options, a menu of funds, and the opportunity to enroll in managed advice with an investment advisor.

Taconic employees all over the world have participated in our Fit for Life wellness program, completing challenges that range from physical fitness to healthy eating, and from financial to emotional wellness.

Our corporate office and labs are just minutes from downtown Albany, the capital of New York State. Our Cambridge City (Indiana) and Germantown (New York) facilities allow you to work in locations that get you away from the hustle and bustle of city life, while both being within a short drive to all the attractions you could want.

Taconic's annual employee satisfaction surveys consistently show results on par with some of the great companies to work for. We are committed to quality work, we know our work makes a difference in the world and our leaders care about us and encourage our development.

What our Problem Solvers Say

A Day in the Life at Taconic 

Have you ever wondered what a day in the life of a Taconic Biosciences' Field Application Scientist is like? What about the daily tasks for a Veterinary Nurse? Taconic Biosciences' best asset are the community of people who consistently deliver quality products and insights to improve the life and health of not only our business, but our society as a whole too. Check out some reviews from Taconic's Problem Solvers!

Career Opportunities

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Careers Frequently Asked Questions

Please be advised: Job applications must be received through this website.

Taconic endeavors to make the careers section of our website accessible to any and all users.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Your resume will be included in our applicant tracking system. If you applied for a particular job, your resume will be reviewed by Taconic to determine if your background is a match. If you posted your resume but did not apply for a particular job, your resume will be added to the general tracking system.

The interview process is generally consistent across Taconic, but some departments differ slightly. There are generally one or two rounds of interviews. For the most part, as a first round candidate, you will interview with a Recruiter and may also interview with the Hiring Manager. Second round interviews generally provide you with an opportunity to meet with extended members of the team and possibly more senior staff members. The interviews are truly a dialogue where you can ask questions and learn as much about the group and Taconic as we learn about you.

To learn about the abundant training resources that could be provided for you at Taconic, visit our Career Development section.

To find out about some of the benefits that may be available to you at Taconic, visit our benefits section above.

Check out the list of avaliable careers above to search all of our externally posted opportunities as well as submit your resume for openings or for future consideration.

For information about what it's like to work at Taconic, visit the About Us section of this website.

We believe very strongly in two key principles: Taconic is passionate about exemplifying quality and integrity in every facet of the work we do, and we highly value our employees and are committed to providing an environment that supports continuous personal growth and development.

To view Taconic's locations worldwide, visit the Sites and Facilities page.

You can view job descriptions for current openings by visiting our list above.

Yes, our internship assignments are typically 10-12 weeks. Assignments are established based on business needs. To be considered, please submit your resume via the Careers Page and indicate the type of internship opportunity for which you wish to be considered.

We are not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for employment opportunities. Search firms are essential to the recruitment and staffing efforts at Taconic and we value the partnerships we have built with our preferred vendors. For this reason, Taconic has established and regularly maintains a preferred vendor list. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Taconic via email, the internet, or directly to hiring managers at Taconic in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of Taconic, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Taconic as a result of the referral or through other means.

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