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  • Location: Gaithersburg
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 21 February 2019
    Job Duties May Include But are Not Limited To:
    * Restocking of lab supplies and reagents
    * Maintain and clean laboratory equipment such as centrifuges, laminar flow hoods, incubators, micropipettors, etc.
    * Perform autoclaving
    * Empty trash and recycle bins
    * Maintain a safe, neat, clean, and well organized laboratory work environment to support scientists
    * Responsible for performing, recording, and reporting data in a GLP (Good Laboratory Practices) compliant fashion
    * Receipt, storage, and disposal of test article
    * Preparation of sterile reagents
    * Daily equipment checks
    * Pipet calibration checks and adjustments
    * Use of scales for measuring reagents and test articles
    * Preparing workspaces for assay performance
    * Miscellaneous duties as required to support laboratory and business operation
    Required Skills:
    * A working knowledge of the proper/safe handling of chemicals and hazardous materials
    * Demonstrated competence in basic mathematical skills
    * Ability to comprehend and follow written and verbal guidance
    * Demonstrated competence in the use of PC-based word processor and spreadsheet software
    * Effective written and verbal communication skills
    * Ability to work in a fast paced environment
    * Comfortable working independently and in a team oriented environment
    * Attention to detail
    * Must be capable of moving heavy objects (approximately 50lbs)
    * Must have reliable transportation

    Required Education: AA or AS degree in biological sciences or equivalent. 1 year of work experience performing similar duties in a scientific laboratory and/or vocational training in laboratory sciences can be used in lieu of education requirement.
    Job Type: Full-time
    Perform medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. May work under the supervision of a medical technologist. Requires formal training and may involve scientific analysis or process development. Work does not require routine inspection, testing, grading, sorting, sampling, or weighing of either raw materials or processed products. See staffing description below for comparison.
  • Location: Zeeland
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 20 February 2019
    Manpower is recruiting for a Lab Technician to work at Mead Johnson Nutrition, located in Zeeland Mi.

    All shifts available. Each position will involve performing analytical testing in an industrial quality control lab setting, emphasizing aseptic sample handling, autoclaves, cultural and rapid/instrumental techniques, strict adherence to procedures, efficient time management, and strong attention to detail.

    A degree in a scientific discipline or equivalent work experience in a scientific or pharmaceutical field is required.
  • Location: Evansville
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Wednesday, 20 February 2019
    We are currently recruiting for a Quality Control Analyst. This position will last at least 6 months but may be extended. The works hours are first shift and the job will pay $17 an hours. If you have the following qualifications, please apply at www.manpower.com and call us at 812.429.7321 to discuss next steps

    This position will be a QA role that is responsible for approximately ½ time in the packaging lab and ½ time performing follow ups for with change control. Role responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

    * Collect, analyze and report results for test samples of packaging components
    * Confirm accuracy of secondary and primary packaging items to release for production use
    * Organize and prioritize daily work to ensure that routine testing is performed in a timely manor and that all deadlines are met.
    * Contribute to a collaborative working relationship with others in the group.
    * Contribute to a collaborative working relationship with production.
    * Maintain packaging lab in a clean, organized, and safe state
    * Attend weekly change control meetings and take meeting minutes each week
    * Work with cross functional various groups to follow up on all action items for change control

    Experience in laboratory and office computer systems is preferred. Knowledge of HACCP and manufacturing processes is also preferred. The ability to organize and manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously is a must. Demonstrated ability to effectively work in a team, and communicate in both written and verbal format is a necessity.

    If you have these qualifications apply at www.manpower.com and call 812.429.7321 to discuss next steps
  • Location: Bethesda
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 19 February 2019
    HUMAN SUBJECTS PROTECTION SPECIALIST ( up to 5 positions)

    RESPONSIBILITIES
    This position will act as a Clinical Research Ethicist, providing expertise on the implementation of relevant Human Subjects Protection regulations in clinical research.
    *Conducting regulatory and bioethical reviews of clinical trial protocols, including domestic and international sample and site-specific informed consent documents, for compliance with applicable federal regulations and policies.
    *Conducting literature reviews of ethical codes, regulations, and guidance documents relevant to human subjects' protection in clinical research.
    *Training and supervising staff on application of federal regulations.
    *Developing, reviewing, and updating informed consent templates, SOPs and internal guidelines to promote high quality work product.

    REQUIREMENTS
    *Relevant Ph.D. or a master's degree with at least 2 years of experience in bioethics or a clinical research environment, and excellent writing and interpersonal skills.
    *Working knowledge of the Common Rule and other regulations/policies relevant to the protection of human subjects.
    *Experience in medical writing, IRB activities, infectious diseases, working with HIV patients, and/or regulatory affairs is highly desirable. (FYI - if infectious diseases are not on resume, working with HIV patients on their resume, oncology & hepatitis experience on someone's resume is excellent experience and a candidate they would definitely consider).
  • Location: Bethesda
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 19 February 2019
    IN-HOUSE CLINICAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE ( up to 5 positions)


    The In-House Clinical Research Associate is responsible for supporting clinical study teams, primarily the field CRAs and the Project/Task Manager, as required on clinical trial administrative duties.

    Duties may include but are not limited to:
    *Assist in monitoring visit preparation and/or follow up such as teleconference arrangements, regulatory file review, and agenda preparation.
    *Coordinate or assist in distribution of trial-related materials to study sites.
    *May assist in preparing the Site Initiation Visit presentation or review of clinical monitoring plans.
    *Retrieve, file, and maintain essential regulatory documents from clinical trial sites for the Trial Master File (TMF) or another central documents file held by Client.
    *Review site essential regulatory documents for accuracy and completeness as required by FDA regulations, ICH GCP, Sponsor requirements, and corporate or Sponsor SOPs.
    *Track essential regulatory documents in a centralized web-based system and/or other database.
    *Troubleshoot essential regulatory document issues by applying existing knowledge to solve new problems.
    *Please note this position will work on-site (Bethesda, MD) when not on travel.

    REQUIREMENTS
    *Bachelor's Degree in life sciences or another health-related field.
    *Bilingual in Spanish is an added plus.
    *Previous experience with clinical trials /human subjects research.
    *Knowledge of FDA/ICH GCP guidelines/regulations in a pharmaceutical, clinical research, or clinical site, sponsor, or CRO environment (e.g. In-house CRA, Study Coordinator, IRB Coordinator, Regulatory Coordinator/Associate): One to three (1 - 3) years (preferred).
    *Understanding of medical and clinical trials terminology.
    *Ability to negotiate with investigators, research nurses, and site staff to reach desired resolution.
    *Able to work independently or with minimal supervision as well as within a team.
    *Excellent attention to detail with organizational and prioritization skills for efficient productivity.
    *Excellent MS Word, Excel and Outlook skills required.
    *Excellent professional writing and verbal communication skills (position requires clear phone and email communication).
    *Able to multi-task during the review/processing and preparation of essential regulatory documentation.
    *Must be self-motivated, with a positive attitude, and willing to ask questions to get the job done right.
    *Must have excellent time management skills, able to adhere to strict timelines and expectations.
    * Experience with regulatory document review/collection and IRB submissions (including OHRP regulations), a plus.
    * Experience with using a Trial Master File, a plus.
  • Location: Allegan
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 19 February 2019
    Calling all weekend shift and second shift applicants with a life science Associates degree or in progress of a life science Bachelor's degree. Perrigo, a large pharmaceutical company in Allegan MI is seeking 3 lab techs, who will be responsible for performing routine testing on raw materials and finished products in the Quality Control laboratory. Manpower is seeking a qualified, long term temporary Quality control Lab technician to work at Perrigo.

    What's in it for you?

    Weekend shift
    3 days of work (36 hours) and 4 days off (Friday-Sunday 7am-7pm or 8am-8pm)

    Second Shift
    4 days of work and three days off (Monday-Thursday 4pm-2am)

    Opportunity to use your education and passion for science



    What is the job?

    Preparing sample/solutions per written procedures, identification and other physicals testing, maintaining accurate laboratory documentation according to pharmaceutical cGMP, use of laboratory equipment for analysis such as analytical balances, pH meter, UV-Vis spectrophotometer, HPLC, GC etc.



    What you bring to the job?

    Strong analytical skills and data entry skills

    Good written and verbal communication and a strong attention to detail

    Associates degree in science related field

    Ability to pass a Background Check and Drug Screen





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  • Location: Worthington
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 19 February 2019
    Looking for a new opportunity in a fun environment? Manpower is currently recruiting for a Technician for a great company in Worthington, MN.

    Hours for this position are 6:30 am to 2:30 pm, Monday through Friday and hourly wage is $15.00 per hour.

    Job Duties include but are not limited to:
    -Working in media preparation and filling/ freeze drying areas.
    -Assisting several laboratory production areas
    -Running autoclaves for the glass sterilization process, preparing vials for sterilization
    -Wrapping equipment such as glassware and hosing
    -Emptying equipment passes
    -Completing and reviewing documents for accuracy and completeness.
    -Other duties as assigned

    This position will require working in a "clean room environment" and wearing scrubs and other cleanroom attire on a daily basis.

    Requirements:
    -High School Diploma or equivalent
    -Must be able to pass a drug screen & background check
    -Must have excellent written & oral communication skills
    -Must have exceptional organizational skills and be very detail oriented

    If this sounds like the opportunity you've been waiting for, contact Manpower at 605-361-1560.
  • Location: Bethesda
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 19 February 2019
    QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER

    RESPONSIBILITIES
    *Plan and lead GCP audits (international and domestic), including clinical investigator sites, contract clinical laboratories, and CROs to determine compliance status and identify compliance risks.
    *Assess GCP compliance risk areas and develop and implement risk mitigation measures.
    *Ensure compliance with company's procedures and regulatory requirements.
    *Conduct QA reviews of project-related Clinical Development essential documents (e.g. protocols, amendments, case report forms, tables and listings, informed consents, investigator brochures, and Clinical Study Reports).
    *Review and provide input in to non-clinical documentation (e.g. protocols, study reports).
    *Facilitate GCP training of functional areas and develop appropriate training for personnel involved in the execution of clinical trials and nonclinical studies.
    *Participate in the evaluation and selection of "CROs and other clinical and nonclinical service providers.
    *Provide guidance, interpretation and information on GCP regulations, standards and quality systems.
    *Develop and implement standards, policies and procedures for GCP regulatory compliance.
    *Develop and measure quality metrics to drive consistent quality standards relating to GCP activities.

    REQUIREMENTS
    *Master's Degree preferred with minimal 10 years' experience in Biotech or Pharma and 5+ years' experience in Quality Systems related to GCP.
    *Certified Quality Auditor preferred.
    *Strong analytic skills with practical knowledge of how to identify key performance quality metrics to set targets for maintaining a state of compliance while identifying areas for improvement.
    *Extensive experience auditing clinical CRO's, clinical sites and investigator sites.
    *Understanding of domestic and international regulatory requirements.
    *Outstanding communication skills (interpersonal, verbal and written).
    .Proven track record of industry success.
    *Strong leadership and management skills.

    ADDITTIONAL INFORMATION
    *GCP is a mandatory requirement, GMP is not considered, at all
    *resume must state specific GCP experience/knowledge
    *Travel - on-site locations and/or hospitals
    *Mandatory shots/vaccinations required to enter the countries they will be traveling to - only what is required for entry to the country. We do not require anything, at the time of employment. Some of our domestic sites will ask for evidence of a flu vaccination to enter certain areas of the clinics.
  • Location: Bethesda
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 19 February 2019
    This position requires:
    *Preparing scientific and regulatory documents (e.g. clinical protocols, investigator's brochures, informed consent forms, annual reports, investigational new drug applications, new drug applications, regulatory correspondence, and clinical summary reports)
    *Ability to prepare investigator/pharmaceutical company meeting minutes required
    *Analyze pre-clinical and clinical data, prepare reports
    *Perform literature searches and extract information to support regulatory documents
    REQUIREMENTS
    *M.S. degree or equivalent with 5 or more years of relevant work experience pharmacology, toxicology, biochemistry, molecular biology, immunology, or a related field

    OR
    *Ph.D. with 1 or more years of relevant work experience in pharmacology, toxicology, biochemistry, molecular biology, immunology, or a related field
    *Knowledge of US and non-US regulatory requirements
    *Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills
    *High attention to detail required
    *Ability to analyze medical research data and review experimental protocols
    *Working knowledge of word processing, Adobe Acrobat, spreadsheet, and database management programs

    RS I - 0 years of work experience and meets requirements listed above
    RS II - 2 years of applicable work experience, meets requirements listed above, demonstrates independent clinical thinking skills, potential for leadership/management and may supervise staff and/or manage team (s), ability to independently manage complex tasks
    RS III - 3 years of applicable work experience, meets the requirements listed above, demonstrates superior critical thinking skills, successfully leads/managers a team and/or supervises staff, oversees and coordinates complex tasks, etc.
  • Location: San Jose
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 15 February 2019
    Manpower is currently recruiting for an Assembler 2, Instrument position for a Bioscience Manufacturing Company in San Jose, CA. Please review the below Responsibilities and Requirements for this position. If interested, please apply now: minda.visperas@manpower.com

    Performs electro-mechanical assembly of flow cytometers, sub-assemblies and related medical device products. Follows established methods and procedures in performing, assembly of optical, mechanical, fluidic and electronic components and
    assemblies. Employs high standards of workmanship to ensure high quality products are produced on schedule.

    Performs instrument assembly by following released procedures
    Must be able to read and understand: assembly instructions, work orders, Bills of Materials, Standard Operation Procedures, and all other documentation used to control our products and processes.
    Confers with engineers, technicians, production personnel, and others regarding assembly procedures.
    Must have the ability to create and maintain productive working relationships within the work team and with other functions. Collaborates with peers to achieve shared departmental goals.
    Keep work area clean organized and safe
    Fill out time sheets and all other required paperwork accurately and on time. Keeps training file up to date at all times.
    Other duties may be assigned.

    Ability to effectively communicate information and respond to questions both verbally and in writing.
    Good mechanical aptitude, dexterity and hand/eye coordination. Must be able to reach, bend and lift 35 lbs on a daily basis
    PC or MAC user, familiar with: Word, Excel, and Windows.

    Must be willing to be trained in other areas of production where the skill level requirements may be lower
    Knowledge and adherence to safety procedures and programs

    - Performs electro-mechanical assembly and sub-assemblies for medical device products.
    - Must be able to follow established methods and procedures in performing, assembly of optical, mechanical, fluidic and/or electronic components, assemblies and testing.
    - Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
    - SAP experience preferred
    - Working in a regulated industry (FDA, ISO, etc.) preferred

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
    Associate's degree (A.S.) preferred
    3+ years related experience in a bio tech, manufacturing environment
    Experience working (building) in a medical device manufacturing organization
    Experience testing and troubleshooting: laser based optical systems, fluidic systems, digital and analog circuitry.
  • Location: Gaithersburg
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 15 February 2019
    Job Duties May Include But are Not Limited To:
    * Restocking of lab supplies and reagents
    * Maintain and clean laboratory equipment such as centrifuges, laminar flow hoods, incubators, micropipettors, etc.
    * Perform autoclaving
    * Empty trash and recycle bins
    * Maintain a safe, neat, clean, and well organized laboratory work environment to support scientists
    * Responsible for performing, recording, and reporting data in a GLP (Good Laboratory Practices) compliant fashion
    * Receipt, storage, and disposal of test article
    * Preparation of sterile reagents
    * Daily equipment checks
    * Pipet calibration checks and adjustments
    * Use of scales for measuring reagents and test articles
    * Preparing workspaces for assay performance
    * Miscellaneous duties as required to support laboratory and business operation
    Required Skills:
    * A working knowledge of the proper/safe handling of chemicals and hazardous materials
    * Demonstrated competence in basic mathematical skills
    * Ability to comprehend and follow written and verbal guidance
    * Demonstrated competence in the use of PC-based word processor and spreadsheet software
    * Effective written and verbal communication skills
    * Ability to work in a fast paced environment
    * Comfortable working independently and in a team oriented environment
    * Attention to detail
    * Must be capable of moving heavy objects (approximately 50lbs)
    * Must have reliable transportation

    Required Education: AA or AS degree in biological sciences or equivalent. 1 year of work experience performing similar duties in a scientific laboratory and/or vocational training in laboratory sciences can be used in lieu of education requirement.
    Job Type: Full-time
    Perform medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. May work under the supervision of a medical technologist. Requires formal training and may involve scientific analysis or process development. Work does not require routine inspection, testing, grading, sorting, sampling, or weighing of either raw materials or processed products. See staffing description below for comparison.
  • Location: Westbrook
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 13 February 2019
    Coordinate Measuring Machine Specialist
    A global scientific leader is looking to add an experienced CMM Specialist to their team. In this highly unique and specialized position you will be delivering immediate value to the organization and generously compensated for your unique skillset.

    What's in it for you?
    *Stable employment at an industry leader
    *Generous compensation
    *The chance to do interesting and meaningful work

    What will you be doing?
    *Performing visual and mechanical inspection and testing of chemicals, raw materials, and scientific instruments
    *Working with specialized metrology equipment such as Coordinate Measuring Machines, Optical Inspection Machines or other scanning equipment.
    *Performing inspections, analysis and/or testing to specifications, requirements, and industry standards, using specialized instruments as needed.
    *Completing related documentation, paperwork and data entry.

    What will you bring to the job?
    *Experience in CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machine) programming
    *Ability to read and understand mechanical GD&T drawings and specifications is required
    *Prior experience with Micro-Vu measuring systems or Hexagon CMM ideal
    *Quality Inspection experience
    *Ability to operate complex measurement instruments and determine proper measurement methods when developing/performing inspections to specifications

    Let's try to put an end to your job search by applying today. Contact a team member today by applying online, calling 207-774-8258, or texting "CMM" to 207-560-0928.

    You can also find all of our open positions by visiting www.ManpowerMaine.com. We look forward to working with you!
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  • Location: Rockville
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 13 February 2019
    This opportunity will be supporting cleaning operations within a cGMP-controlled environment. Responsibilitites includes but is not limited to sterilizing Clean Room, gowns and related matierials.

    Requirement:
    Must be able to:
    Lift up to 50lbs
    Use a respirator while working with hazardous chemicals
    Work overtime as needed
    Work shift work and weekends as needed
    Follow cGMP SOP's related to cleaning and gowning
    HS diploma required
  • Location: Westbrook
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 13 February 2019
    Metrology Specialist
    A global scientific leader is looking to add an experienced Metrologist to their team. In this highly unique and specialized position you will be delivering immediate value to the organization and generously compensated for your unique skillset.

    What's in it for you?
    * Stable employment at an industry leader
    * Generous compensation package
    * The chance to do interesting and meaningful work

    What will you be doing?
    * Inspecting and testing of chemicals, raw materials, and scientific instruments
    * Recording data and findings to report on conformance and quality control
    * Presenting findings to individuals and in small group settings

    What will you bring to the job?
    * Ability to read and understand mechanical drawings and specifications is required.
    * Prior experience with Micro-Vu measuring systems and Hexagon CMM
    * Experience with reading, interpreting, and following detailed scientific instructions
    * Ability to stay focused and work with minimal supervision

    Let's try to put an end to your job search by applying today. Contact a team member today by applying online, calling 207-774-8258, or texting "Metrology" to 207-560-0928.

    You can also find all of our open positions by visiting www.ManpowerMaine.com. We look forward to working with you!
    You'll love working with Manpower - but don't take our word for it! Here's what one of our associates had to say about their experience: "I recommend Manpower to everyone I meet who is looking for work!" - R.H., Augusta
  • Location: Oxford
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 12 February 2019
    Lab Tech - Seed Sorting in Oxford
    Genetic and Agricultural testing on seeds in a sterile lab environment.
    Must have good math skills and have the ability to work independently. Needs to be a critical thinker and have the ability to prioritize tasks.
    Monday through Friday 7am to 3:30pm
    $14-15 an hour
    Assignment will last until the beginning of May
    Basic Knowledge of computers
  • Location: Holland
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 12 February 2019
    Are you looking for a a second shift opportunity in the lab setting to help develop and grow your scientific skills? Do you currently hold an associate's degree in a scientific field or are in progress of one? Manpower is partnering with a reputable pharmaceutical company in Allegan Michigan. We are seeking a long term temporary Lab Tech Assistant for their Holland, Michigan facility. The individual selected for this position will be working with the lab employees/management staff supporting products/RM testing needs. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: providing assistance and support of Quality Control activities as they pertain to sample receipt, laboratory supply maintenance, cleaning of laboratory glassware, C of A data transfer, occasional sampling and various administrative duties. In order to be considered for this position an individual must have the ability to wear a respirator and handle hazardous chemicals on a daily basis including pouring into a 55 gallon drum, Ability to lift 50 pounds, and be Comfortable with climbing step ladders up to 10 feet

    Pay rate- 12/hr
    Shift- 3pm-11pm (may train on first shift)

    Required Skills

    AS in a Scientific Field or in progress

    Works well with others and independently

    Experience with data entry into computer programs

    Learns quickly and good attendance record.

    Has the ability to read, write, speak and understand English.

    Must be able to work independently and with a team.

    Must be detail oriented and have the ability to multi-task.

    Must be able to pass a drug screen and background check.

    If you meet the above requirements and are eager to utilize your scientific mindset, apply today!
  • Location: Ann Arbor
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Tuesday, 05 February 2019
    Manpower is currently seeking a Clinical Lab Technician for our client in Ann Arbor. This is a long-term, dayshift opportunity paying $16.00 per hour. Job responsibility will include clinical physiology bench testing such as collecting breath samples, removing ph catheter from patients, obtaining clinical patient history prior to procedures and assisting with venipuncture and IV insertion. Strong customer service and communication skills are required.

    Call Manpower today for more information and immediate consideration: 734-665-3757 ext: 4. Get a head start by creating an account at manpower.com and then give us a call!

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  • Location: Clarion
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 01 February 2019
    Are you an experienced Compliance professional living near Fort Dodge with 4+ years of experience? Do you have experience overseeing Biosecurity and Animal Welfare programs? A Manpower client near Fort Dodge has an immediate need for a Compliance Specialist. What’s in it for you? •Permanent employment with excellent benefits •Day-to-day variety •Work/life balance •Ability to work at multiple plant locations
  • Location: Maxton
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Monday, 28 January 2019
    The Aseptic Technician I is a core team member of the manufacturing team. The Aseptic Technician I is responsible for daily production including environmental monitoring, formulating, and sterile filling of aseptic GMP manufactured products according to batch records and SOPs. This position allows for exposure to many department's ways of working and opportunities for cross-functional projects. Allows for insight into the world of biotechnology.

    Requirements:
    - Science background
    - 4 year biology degree
    - Aseptic background