Home   Science and Research Jobs
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Westbrook
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Wednesday, 21 August 2019
    Lab Technician
    An innovative company in Westbrook is now hiring a Lab Technician. Put your scientific knowledge and skills to use in a state-of-the-art facility while enjoying a great 1st shift schedule and gaining experience and connections at a top company!

    What's in it for you?
    *Full time job planned to run through the end of 2019
    *Great schedule: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
    *$17/hour, paid weekly
    *Experience gained at an industry-leading company

    What will you be doing?
    *Performing lab bench work and testing in support of existing products or new product development
    *Carefully pipetting and handling samples
    *Gathering data, and documenting activities according to guidelines

    What will you bring to the job?
    *Good general laboratory skills, including the ability to run standard lab equipment
    *Associate's degree in a scientific discipline preferred
    *Ability to follow written and verbal instructions with strong attention to detail
    *Ability to maintain clear, accurate documentation
    *Proficiency with Microsoft Office
    *Good organizational, problem solving, and multitasking skills

    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 "Lab Technician" 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: "Manpower does a very good job, and they take care of their employees. Thank you very much for the great job you gave me!" - S.R., Portland
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Portland
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Tuesday, 20 August 2019
    Laboratory Technician (Portland)
    Our client, a global leader in research and development, now has an immediate opening in Portland for a Laboratory Technician! This is an excellent opportunity to put your skills to use while gaining valuable experience at an innovative company.

    What's in it for you?
    *Full time job planned to run for at least 3 months, with temp-to-hire potential for the right candidate
    *1st shift Monday-Friday schedule working 8am-4:30pm
    *$17/hour, paid weekly
    *Gain more laboratory experience

    What will you be doing?
    *Using standard lab equipment, including balances, pH meters, and spectrophotometers
    *Preparing reagents, buffers, and kit components
    *Operating and performing basic maintenance of production equipment
    *Assisting with troubleshooting production and equipment issues
    *Adhering to standard operating procedures
    *Preparing controls and standards for in-process testing

    What will you bring to the job?
    *Associate's degree in biology or chemistry, or relevant experience
    *Thorough and timely documentation skills
    *Excellent attention to detail, and the ability to maintain standards of quality
    *Computer proficiency, including Microsoft Word and Excel
    *Effective communication skills, and the ability to work effectively with a team
    *Ability to work in a laboratory environment requiring frequent computer usage, standing, and lifting of up to 25lbs

    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 "Portland Lab Tech" 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 - here's what one of our associates had to say about their experience: "Manpower took great care in finding me work that was the right fit for my needs. Thank you!" - C.B., Bangor
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Fremont
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 15 August 2019
    OPERATOR II - PILOT LINE - $18.70/HOUR - SWING SHIFT 2:00PM-10:30PM

    Position is seeking a person capable of running various media processing machines in a proficient manner to fulfill the requests for the Media Development Engineering organization. Tasks and duties will include processing experiments precisely as documented or requested by the Engineering staff. Requirements are to work in class 10 /100 clean room environment, follow all procedures and protocols, follow instructions well, provide feedback to coworkers/leads in a constructive/positive manner, provide technical support and suggestions to Engineering, run machines efficiently and effectively, collect related data on metrology tools, maintain excellent documentation, work collaboratively in a team environment to help exceed goals. Able to work in a fast paced environment producing high quality work coupled with proficiency in Windows software such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

    CANDIDATES MUST BE PROFICIENT IN MICROSOFT EXCEL
    PLEASE SEND QUALIFIED RESUMES TO MATT.HOVIK@MANPOWER.COM
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Calgary
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 13 August 2019
    Supply Chain Analyst III

    Manpower is currently seeking a Supply Chain Analyst III for a long term contract position in Calgary, AB.

    Responsibilities:
    * Work to understand and leverage existing training structures, establishes a strong
    partnership with existing learning teams (ideal if a member of existing learning teams)
    * Familiarity with various learning delivery models including online, blended and classroom
    * Support ongoing training / capability development
    * Support SCM Intern Program

    Education and Experience:
    * Post-secondary degree or Diploma in Business, Adult Learning
    * A minimum of seven years' experience in designing, developing and evaluating curriculum, learning activities and resources for self-directed e-learning, instructor-led classroom training and on-the-job practice activities
    * Minimum of 2 years' experience in the development and maintenance of SharePoint site with high volume of users
    * Detailed orientated and well organized
    * Advanced verbal and written communication skills to communicate with a broad range of audiences one-on-one and in a group setting
    * Knowledge of SCM is preferred
    * Knowledge of Oil & Gas is preferred

    Please email your resume directly to melissa.hughes@manpower.com or 403.298.4387

    Alternatively, you can log onto our website at manpowerab.com and check out our current open positions.

    Even if this one might not be the one for you, please do not hesitate to send your resume to Calgary.ab@manpower.com and let one of our Talent Management Consultants connect with you about our other opportunities.

    Follow us on Facebook (manpoweralberta), Instagram (Manpower.AB), twitter (ManpowerAB) & LinkedIn (ManpowerAB).
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Evansville
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Monday, 12 August 2019
    Manpower has an opening for a Microbiology Lab Technician working within one of our clients on the west side of Evansville.

    Job duties and responsibilities include, but aren't limited to:
    - Performing microbiological testing using both instrumental and traditional techniques
    - Preparing microbiological media/reagents
    - Collecting/processing/evaluating routine samples
    - Working with bacterial cultures
    - Calibrating laboratory instruments
    - Cleaning/sanitizing laboratory equipment
    - Performing environmental monitoring of production facilities

    This is a full-time, 40+ hour a week position working mainly Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4pm with the occasional weekend. A Bachelor's degree in natural science and experience in a medical lab is preferred.

    Qualified candidates should complete an application at www.manpower.com and then us at 812-429-7321 to get set up with next steps.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Calgary
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 02 August 2019
    Jr. Research Technologist

    Manpower is currently seeking a Jr. Research Technologist to fulfill a temporary contract position in Calgary.

    The successful candidate will join the Ethylene Technology R&D Team. The role will be responsible for performing bench-scale solid-state catalyst synthesis and related work-up steps to prepare catalyst samples for evaluation.

    Responsibilities:
    * Execute catalyst synthesis work in a laboratory environment;
    * Contribute to the continuous improvement of catalyst performance and workflow processes;
    * Ensure accuracy of results, identify unusual trends, troubleshoot possible causes, recommend and take agreed-upon corrective actions;
    * Maintain complete and accurate records of experimental work
    * Provide interpretation of results and communicate findings in a timely manner
    * Contribute to technical reports, presentations, and intellectual property submissions
    * Submit samples into and retrieve data from the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
    * Collaborate and coordinate with other project work streams to ensure project deliverables and deadlines are met
    * Perform equipment modifications in accordance with the Management of Change (MOC) procedure
    * Interpret and follow internal Standard Operating Procedures and Codes of Practices;
    * Ensure all work is done in compliance with standards and demonstrate the ability to work safely with chemicals, dust, heat, cryogenics and pressure

    Qualifications:
    * MSc of Chemistry with 1 - 3 years of related practical experience is required
    * Experience with heterogeneous catalyst synthesis is preferred
    * Strong ability to handle changing priorities, and excellent time management skills
    * Be a critical thinker with demonstrated problem solving skills
    * Ability to maintain a high level of attention to detail
    * Applicant must have excellent oral and written communication skills
    * Applicant must work well in a team setting, while also being self-driven to work independently
    * Strong working knowledge of PC software such as Outlook, Word and Excel

    Please email your resume directly to sally.oldham@manpower.com or call 403-298-4394.

    Even if this one might not be the one for you, please do not hesitate to send your email to calgary.ab@manpower.com and let one of our Talents Management Consultants connect with you about our other opportunities, or visit our web page at manpowerab.com and check out our current open positions.

    Follow us on Facebook (manpoweralberta), Instagram (Manpower.AB), twitter (ManpowerAB) & LinkedIn (ManpowerAB).