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  • Location: Westbrook
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Tuesday, 19 March 2019
    Laboratory Test Technician
    A leading manufacturer in Westbrook is now hiring a Laboratory Test Technician! This is a great opportunity to grow your scientific and technical career while working independently and enjoying a positive, laid-back company culture.

    What's in it for you?
    Full time, long-term employment at a stable company
    Enjoy your evenings and weekends off! 1st shift Monday-Friday schedule
    Opportunity for growth
    Great team and company culture
    $16.50/hour, paid weekly

    What will you be doing?
    Collecting data from a variety of tests and experiments
    Recording results and performing calculations
    Setting up and calibrating equipment
    Coating and curing samples from solvent-based materials
    Using a hydraulic press to laminate samples
    Initiating equipment repairs as needed

    What will you bring to the job?
    Experience working with laboratory equipment
    An understanding of general chemistry and mathematics required - scientific degree preferred
    Ability to lift up to 50lbs
    Good organizational skills
    Ability to work independently and efficiently
    Commitment to follow all safety rules and guidelines

    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 Test 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 - but don't take our word for it! Here's what one of our associates had to say about their experience: "Manpower does a fantastic job. They are very friendly, and have helped me more than they know. I am very grateful for this company - thank you!" - O.A., Bangor
  • Location: Evansville
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Friday, 15 March 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.
  • Location: Frederick
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 14 March 2019
    Director of Quality
    Frederick, MD

    Do you bring 8+ years of Quality Management experience? Does your experience include working in a small biopharmaceutical company producing Phase I/II clinical materials, including vaccines and biotherapeutics? In this position, you'll be responsible for all aspects of quality assurance, from strategic planning to hands-on implementation, including:

    * Be responsible for the strategy, implementation and leadership of the QA and Regulatory function
    * Be accountable for the execution and administration of the GxP quality system pertaining to GMP and relevant ICH, US, and EU regulations
    * Manage a group of at least 35 employees reporting into 8 quality assurance functions
    * Ensure appropriate quality oversight of external vendors, e.g., contact manufacturing organization (CMO), contract testing labs (CTL)
    * Plan and oversee day-to-day activities of the quality function including management of consultants, external auditors, internal quality functions, e.g., continuous improvement, training, compliance, document control, lot release, regulatory affairs, validation/calibration, and computer systems validation
    * Lead preparations and management of regulatory inspections and client audits

    Interested? Well qualified candidates will bring:
    * A Bachelor's degree in a related field of study, a Master's degree is preferred
    * Experience working in a small biopharmaceutical company producing Phase I/II clinical materials, including vaccines and biotherapeutics
    * At least twelve (12) years of experience in Quality Assurance including at least eight (8) years of management experience
    * Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC)
    * Extensive knowledge and experience in GxP and QA principles, practices, regulatory and industry standards
    * Experience with using risk-based principles and decision making to ensure compliance at all stages of development
    * Strong negotiation skills
    * Must be able to obtain and maintain a clearance

    This position comes with a generous salary and complete benefits package close to home in Frederick.

    Apply today learn more about the Director of Quality position!
  • Location: Allegan
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Thursday, 14 March 2019
    Are you looking for a second shift position in the lab setting to help develop and grow your scientific skills? Do you currently have a high school diploma and are interested in working in a lab? Manpower is partnering with a reputable pharmaceutical company in Allegan Michigan, Perrigo. We are seeking a long-term temporary Lab Tech Assistant. 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: lab ware cleaning (manual hand washing and using a validated dishwasher), data entry into the lab information management system (LIMS), inventory/ordering of supplies, interoffice mail courier role and housekeeping duties. Must be able to lift ~50lbs.



    Hours- Could train on first shift,
    perm shift- MTh 4pm-2am

    Pay rate- 12/hr



    Required Skills

    AS in a Scientific Field or in progress is preferred

    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.

    A drug screen and background check will be conducted

    If you meet the above requirements and are eager to utilize your scientific mindset, Apply today!
  • Location: Gaithersburg
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 13 March 2019
    Assembler Technician

    Assembly of Bags
    - Machine operation
    - Working with small parts
    - Standard operating procedures

    Required:
    - Must use good manufacturing practices
    - Be comfortable with doing routine tasks
    - Manufacturing experience required (1-2) years

    Training provided, must be willing to adhere to proper PPE requirements and clean room environment. Steel toed shoes not required, but no tennis shoes are allowed.

    Pay rate: $14.

    Hours: Monday through Friday 6:30am to 3:00pm
  • Location: Holland
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 08 March 2019
    Calling all weekend and second shift applicants with a life science degree.. A large pharmaceutical company in Allegan MI is seeking someone like you who will be responsible for performing routine testing on raw materials and finished products in the Quality Control laboratory at their Holland, MI location. Job duties for the selected individual include but are not limited to: 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. Must be detail oriented, have the ability to multi-task and work well with other lab technicians to complete daily assignments. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Individual must be flexible to work different shifts to complete training and meet the needs of the company/department.

    *Will train on first shift

    Stop your job search and apply today, bring your life science degree, applicable lab experience and ability to pass a drug test and background check. We love referrals so please share this opportunity with friends and family.
  • Location: Allegan
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 07 March 2019
    Are you looking for a weekend opportunity in the lab setting to help develop and grow your scientific skills? Do you currently hold an associates degree in a scientific field or are in progress of one? A reputable pharmaceutical company in Allegan Michigan is seeking a Lab Tech Assistant. 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: lab ware cleaning (manual hand washing and using a validated dishwasher), data entry into the lab information management system (LIMS), inventory/ordering of supplies, interoffice mail courier role and housekeeping duties. Must be able to lift ~50lbs.

    Shift: Friday-Sunday 7am-7pm (hours are slightly flexible0
    Pay rate: 12/hr

    Required Skills

    AS in a Scientific Field or in progress, Works well with others and independently, some experience with data entry into computer programs, learns quickly and good attendance record. Have 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. Apply today!
  • Location: Allegan
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 07 March 2019
    Calling all weekend and second shift applicants with a life science degree.. A large pharmaceutical company in Allegan MI is seeking someone like you who will be responsible for performing routine testing on raw materials and finished products in the Quality Control laboratory at their Holland, MI location. Job duties for the selected individual include but are not limited to: 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. Must be detail oriented, have the ability to multi-task and work well with other lab technicians to complete daily assignments. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Individual must be flexible to work different shifts to complete training and meet the needs of the company/department.

    *Will train on first shift

    Stop your job search and apply today, bring your life science degree, applicable lab experience and ability to pass a drug test and background check. We love referrals so please share this opportunity with friends and family.
  • Location: Montvale
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 05 March 2019
    Provide technical support for the R&D Innovation for the North American business including:

    Conduct routine evaluation of new products, including performance and stability testing and claim support.
    Conduct performance and stability testing on product with new cleaning agents provided by suppliers approvals.
    Provide appropriate technical knowledge to work independently toward multiple project objectives within established time lines.
    Maintain laboratory equipment and execute laboratory work according to required safety and quality standards, as defined in the company's SOP's. Document all work in laboratory notebooks.
    Participate in periodic quality and safety audits.
    Write reports documenting the various project activities.
    Experience working in a lab environment is essential.
    Experience with home-care products (formulation and evaluation) is highly desirable but not essential.
    Formulation chemistry is desirable.
    Experience working with manufacturing sites is desirable.
    Relevant science-based degree (Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Process Engineering or other related technical degree) is mandatory
    Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
    Good communication skills (written and verbal).

    Years of experience required:

    AS degree in a related science and 4-6 year's experience, or
    BS degree in a related science and 0-4 year's experience.

    To qualify for this position you must pass a background check and a drug test.
  • Location: Montvale
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 05 March 2019
    Lab Technician position



    The Employee will work in a beauty care cosmetic research laboratory on technical product development for the R&D team.

    Responsibilities:

    Obtain coaching on new product design based on relevant consumer insights in support of brand initiatives.
    Formulate and develop new products in a benchtop laboratory setting
    Perform lab sample analysis on key product performance attributes
    Summarize research data into charts and reports as needed (primarily in Excel)
    Document and organize lab notebook with all research performed

    Duration: 6 months with possibility of extension

    Bachelors degree minimum in scientific field of study

    Must have experience with bench work and formulations

    Basic Excel knowledge needed

    CPG industry experience preferred but, will look at candidates with Personal Care, Cosmetic or Pharma background

    Must pass a background check and drug test to qualify for this position.
  • Location: Montvale
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 05 March 2019
    Microbiology Technician

    Description:
    Responsibilities:
    * Perform appropriate practices and procedures in line with standard operating procedures
    * Maintain laboratory records in compliance with Good Laboratory Practice standards.
    * Prepare media, reagents and glassware and process contaminated materials.
    * Maintain an adequate inventory of laboratory supplies.
    * Manage hazardous waste disposal.
    * Maintain, monitor and clean laboratory equipment as necessary.
    * Operate autoclaves, pH meter, balance, purified water and mixing equipment.
    * Maintain chemical inventory (CAPI).
    * Review existing laboratory Standard Operating Procedures related to role.

    Qualifications:
    * Associates or technical degree with two years of experience preferred.
    * Excellent organizational skills.
    Experience with aseptic technique and working with microorganisms preferred
    Experience performing serial dilutions
    * Interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team oriented environment.
    * Written communication skills for accurate data entry.
    * Ability to display a degree of flexibility regarding changing project priorities.
    * Knowledge with MSOffice Software applications.
  • Location: Montvale
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 05 March 2019
    Research Associate

    Responsibilities:

    *Responsible for the production of lab samples and product testing (performance, stability, analytical, etc.).
    *Perform chemical and physical analyses on raw materials, prototypes and finished products.
    *Interpret test results and investigations.
    *Perform other assignments delegated by immediate supervisor.
    *Perform routine standardization and maintenance of lab equipment.

    - Setting up stability testing and placing into appropriate chambers
    - Maintaining an accurate ELN to ensure reproducibility of experiments and a log of data
    - Managing time to complete tasks efficiently and prioritizing work load
    - Troubleshooting any other problems, tasks, projects as needed

    Qualifications:

    *Possess a good technical background in Chemistry or equivalent of education and experience.
    *Basic knowledge of laboratory safety.
    *Good computer skills (Word, Excel. Etc.).
    *Strong written and verbal communication skills.



    Duration: 4-6 months with possibility of extension

    Mid Level experience (2-5 years)

    Bachelors degree minimum in scientific field of study

    Must have basic lab/bench experience, managing lab notebook

    Stability testing experience is preferred

    CPG industry experience preferred, but will look at candidates with Personal Care, Cosmetic industry experience - Must be detail-oriented and not afraid to ask questions