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  • Location: Allentown
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Monday, 27 February 2017
    Currently looking for a Quality Assurance Technician to perform quality assurance responsibilities with our client, an Allentown-based pharmaceutical manufacturing site.

    Examples of Some Required Duties:
    * Performs inspection of manufacturing, packaging, and testing activities associated with the manufacturing of solid dose and liquid drug products
    * Sample raw materials and packaging components; Release controlled printed materials to packaging; Performs real-time batch record review; Performs clearance of processing rooms, equipment and materials; Swabs equipment and submits to laboratory; coordinates between laboratory, formulation, and production
    * Verifies and analyzes data entries on quality records using Analyze production data using of one or more of the seven basic Quality Tools (Cause-and-effect diagram, check sheet, control chart, histogram, Pareto chart, Scatter diagram, and Stratification)
    * Perform routine cGMP audits of warehouse and production areas; Monitors equipment/instrumentation; Review equipment/facility logbooks for competition and accuracy; Submit samples, as required, to Analytical Services for testing
    * Carefully oversee the details of their assigned tasks to ensure accurate and timely documentation of manufacturing and inspection activities ; Assists in the training of new/junior employees on GMP and Quality Assurance activities

    The ideal candidate will have:
    * High school diploma or equivalent plus 2-4 years QA experience (pharmaceutical industry preferred); or Bachelor of Science degree (science or engineering preferred) with no experience
    * American Society of Quality certification (CQT, CQI, CQA) preferred
    * Experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing floor environment is desirable
    * Experienced in writing reports and memos using standard business language, grammar, and punctuation
    * Working knowledge of business software packages, such as Word, Excel, and Access, and modern office equipment

    This position offers:
    - Located just minutes from center city Allentown with easy access from Rt. 22
    - Temp to permanent opportunity with 2nd shift schedule,
    - Hourly pay rate of $20-25 depending upon experience
    - Reputable employer with a 4.7 star rating (out of 5) on GlassDoor.com
    - Great benefits upon permanent hire, as well as advancement opportunities with a growing company
  • Location: Boulder
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Sunday, 26 February 2017
    Pay: $35-40/hour

    Schedule: Monday to Friday from 7:30am to 4:30pm

    Preventative Maintenance: Assists in maintaining and continually improving a comprehensive calibration program. Utilizes scheduling software complete with historical files and specific reporting functions. Performs tasks and complex projects proficiently in the following types of calibration work (cGMP and non-cGMP): instrument, repair, instrument calibration, loop calibration, and instrument specification and selection. Works from verbal and written procedures and project scope packages to support production and development needs. Works independently in the numerous process areas, laboratories, and utility areas with minimal supervision.

    Troubleshoot, Corrective Maintenance & Modification: Assists in coordinating the repair, building, troubleshooting etc. on all instrumentation and electrical power issues. This includes ensuring that adequate procedures, manuals, training records, and other pertinent documentation exists and is available as needed. Assists management in assessing new instrument needs or modifications to existing systems. Provides feedback to all affected department when appropriate.

    Procurement & Spare Parts: Generates requisitions for materials, instruments, spare parts and tools required to perform assigned tasks. Contributes recommendations for improvements to parts, materials, and tools.

    Contractor Management: Oversees the work of independent contractors and ensures all projects specifications/requirements/codes are met while work is being performed on-site.

    Department Documentation: Assists in the continued updates and improvements to all metrology SOPs.

    Requirements: 5-7 years of prior experience in instrumentation maintenance, repair, and replacement, preferably in chemical/pharmaceutical manufacturing or related field. cGMP experience desired. Ability to use personal computer to organize and communicate needs and issues affecting department including experience with calibration scheduling software.

    Following Electrical support experience is required: maintenance on switchgear, panels, motors and motor drives, UPS units, troubleshooting wiring/control issues, Vessel Pressure transmitters, Temp transmitters, Flow transmitters, Weigh scales & cells
  • Location: San Francisco
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 21 February 2017
    Administrative Assistant HR - Ready for something better?

    You'll be the driving force for keeping the office organized and productive. You're a major multi-tasker. A people person. You love the adrenaline rush that comes with tight deadlines.

    This position is with a distinguished global health care company specializing in medical solutions across 4 operating segments via its joint ventures. Your day will be varied, fast paced and never dull. You have a can-do attitude. A stay-on-top-of-it approach. You're the type of person who is compelled to keep things running smoothly.


    * Heavy candidate interview scheduling, including travel arrangements
    * Coordinates recruiting events and related tasks as appropriate
    * Participates in project teams as dictated by business need (e.g., project initiatives/sub-teams, off site meeting planning, etc
    * Start date: ASAP
    * Pay rate: $22-25 based on experience

    Are you interested? The ideal candidate will possess:

    * Minimum 8 years Administrative Assistant experience with at least 1 year experience in a Human Resources role
    * Demonstrated capability in written and verbal communication required
    * Communicates and presents themselves in a professional manner to enhance candidate experience
    * Experience with scheduling interviews, booking meeting rooms and travel arrangements
    You can see it. More challenging work. A more interesting work environment. The opportunity to use your finely honed skills to make a real difference. And to collect pay that reflects your talent and expertise. If this is what you see for yourself, you need to talk to Manpower.

    Besides gaining valuable experience with some of the most reputable organizations in the market, you'll gain access to Manpower comprehensive benefits package.

    Manpower reach and resources bring you career options you couldn't find on your own. We're experts at placing each of our candidates into his/her "dream job" - one perfectly matched to skills, ambition and lifestyle.
  • Location: Alliston
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 17 February 2017
    Join the team they call "The Life Changer." This well-known Alliston automotive manufacturer is succession planning and getting ready to groom Electricians for the future. But if you've got the PLC and robotics exposure and experience under your belt, then your application is that much closer to the finish line!

    * $38/hr + increase significantly over the next 18 months
    * benefits
    * pension
    * gym membership
    * plenty of OT for the taking

    * maintain all production equipment associated with each specialized department
    * ensure change-overs and shutdown repairs are completed on schedule
    * install, repair all electrical components
    * test and verify for strong working order
    * conduct PM's and determine root cause analysis

    You Bring:
    * Industrial Electrician (442A) or Construction and Maintenance Electrician(309A) Trade License with related Post Secondary diploma or equivalent work related experience
    * STRONG PLC system knowledge and ladder logic PROGRAMMING experience
    * ROBOT PROGRAMMING and maintenance experience
    * Strong computer skills that include Microsoft Word and Excel; Strong verbal and written communication skills
    * Motion control knowledge including Servo and Variable Frequency Drives
    * Equipment integration experience that includes installation, setup, troubleshooting and commissioning
    * Ability to read and troubleshoot electrical schematics and ladder diagrams
    * Strong mechanical aptitude including knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, conveyors and transfer equipment
    * Willing and able to: work a three shift rotation, work overtime on short notice (pre and post shift), travel internationally, support production weekends, maintenance weekends and scheduled shutdowns, modify work hours and shifts on short notice as required


    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.
  • Location: Cranbury
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 16 February 2017
    Job description:
    Under the direct supervision of a senior staff, the incumbent conducts experiments directed towards optimizing and characterizing process parameters and conditions for the development of a manufacturing process contributing to scale-up and technology transfer of new veterinary pharmaceutical dosage forms.

    Technical skills:
    * Solid skills in process development techniques contributing to the development of robust manufacturing processes for pharmaceutical dosage forms
    * Conducts lab and pilot plant work in a safe and efficient manner
    * Problem solving abilities
    * Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time within assigned timelines
    * Ability to train others
    * Identifies and routinely makes suggestions for trouble shooting equipment and/or process related challenges
    * Makes technical contributions in design of experiments
    * Ability to learn data analysis
    * Under guidance from senior staff, creates and executes experimental batch records
    * Ability to provide accurate, summarized information and data for reports
    * Performs equipment/laboratory set-up, operation, and cleaning
    * Weighs and dispenses materials and supplies as needed

    * Works in compliance with cGMPs as needed
    * Working knowledge of cGMPs and other regulatory requirements
    * Good documentation practices

    Interpersonal skills:
    * Good ability to effectively interact with a wide variety of people
    * Effective team membership skills

    Knowledge and Skills:

    * Minimum BS in Pharmacy, Chemistry, Chemical engineering or related field; Should have at least 2 years with a BS degree or an MS degree experience in pharmaceutical development, pharmaceutical manufacturing or a relevant field.
    * Good oral and written communication and interpersonal skills are essential
    * Working knowledge of pharmaceutical equipment is desirable.
  • Location: Everett
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 16 February 2017
    Pharmacy Assistant

    6 month Temp position

    Hrs/Wk: 40.00

    General Information
    B-tech certification required

    Job Description: Pharmacy Assistant Job Description
    Works in a fast-paced production environment known as an automated refill center. Performs warehouse operations such as packing prescriptions, receiving, put away, cycle count process and shipping. Maintains continuous, consistent work flow in order to meet daily production goals.

    * Receives and stores incoming supplies
    * Reads computer generated screens to find indicated merchandise on labeled shelves, verify size and strength of the product before putting product away
    * Processes orders for shipping
    * Assists in stocking shelves and maintaining inventory
    * Folds and packs paperwork with prescriptions to prepare for shipping
    * Sorts orders by store location and places in totes for shipping
    * Verifies paperwork with received items from DC
    * Unloads product from truck
    * Separates product by lot numbers and expiration dates'
    * Complies with policies, procedures and SOP's
    * Adheres to and promotes the Company's Shared ICARE principles
    Job Requirements
    * B-tech certification (WA state requirement)
    * Able to lift and carry 20-25 pounds
    * Will be standing/walking for the majority of the shift (8+hours per day)
    * Requires bending, twisting, reaching and grasping
    Work Schedule: Sun- 9am to 5:30pm, Mon- 9:30am to 6pm, Tu-Thurs 12:30pm to 9pm
    Pay Rate: $13.75/hour
  • Location: Columbus - Franklin
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Monday, 13 February 2017
    Manpower is currently looking for Forklift Drivers to work with a global health care company in Columbus, OH.

    Some of your responsibilities will include:
    - Operates gasoline, diesel, electric or propane-powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices such as forklift, elevating platform or bucket to aid in the loading, moving.

    Pay rate:
    $11.76 (2nd)
    $12.01 (3rd)

    2nd shift: 3pm - 11:30pm
    3rd shift: 11pm - 7:30am

    Minimum qualifications:
    -High School Diploma or equivalent.
    -0-1 year previous experience.

    Please send me a copy of your most updated resume at: cristy.dagalea@manpower.com or call me at 414-269-3151 ext. 1820(7am-4pm CST) for the job inquiries.
  • Location: Gaithersburg
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Friday, 10 February 2017
    A Technical Associate in filling and Plate Coating is needed in Germantown, MD

    The Technical Associate in Filling and Plate Coating comprehends and performs assigned automated and manual production tasks according to established standard operating procedures.

    - Responsible for Automated and/or Manual filling, capping, racking, packaging and labeling.
    - Completes all production-related documentation.
    - Responsible for set up, trouble shooting and operation of automated assembly equipment.
    - Responsible for ensuring on-going compliance to applicable quality
    and EHS regulations and standards (e.g., ISO, US FDA, MDD, IVDD, EU PSHA, OSHA, etc.).

    Position Requirements:

    - High School diploma or equivalent with 1-3 years of related work experience, or an AA degree with related work experience.
    - Able to use general/automated laboratory/production equipment.
    - Familiarity with computers and automated manufacturing equipment
    - Able to complete/review production-related documentation accurately.
    - Basic mathematical skills are required; understanding of metric volumes and measures is required.
    - Work safely and effectively in a team environment.

    This position requires previous experience. Successful candidates will possess FDA and cGMP, strong attention to details, the ability to work in a fast-pace environment, and lift 50 pounds and stand for extended periods of time. Candidates must have availability to work 7:00 am - 3:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

    For immediate consideration contact:

    Letty Scott at 301/ 215-6346 x70360 or letty.scott@manpower.com

    Create a Manpower profile and apply today! www.manpower.com
  • Location: Rockford
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 08 February 2017
    Manpower has a Direct Hire opportunity for a Production Supervisor at a Client in Rockford, IL

    Supervises and coordinates activities of production workers by performing the following duties.

    1. Inspect products to verify conformance to specifications and direct setup and adjustments of machines
    2. Study production schedules and estimate worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment
    3. Understands and interprets 19 key elements and similar cGMP regulations for employees.
    4. Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations.
    5. Establish or adjust work procedures to meet production schedules.
    6. Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
    7. Suggest changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of shop, department, or work crew.
    8. Analyze and resolve work problems, or assist workers in solving work problems. Refer them for assistance as appropriate.
    9. Initiate or suggest plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.
    10. Maintain time and production records.
    11. Confer with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments.
    12. Communicate with employees any issues or changes that will impact their position.
    13. Responsible for timely performance reviews of production personnel, including performance plans, growth plans and follow up documentation.
    14. Responsible for verifying training needs and completion for employees in production department.
    15. Able to present training, ideas, new initiatives, etc.
    16. This position may require overtime and/or weekend work.
    17. Knowledge of and adherence to all PCI, cGMP, and GCP policies, procedures, rules.
    18. Attendance to work is an essential function of this position
    19. Performs other duties as assigned by Manager/Supervisor.

    Please apply right away and add a resume. You are more then welcome to follow up at our office 815-316-0600
  • Location: Fort Collins
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 30 January 2017
    Are you looking for a new career in manufacturing? We have an exciting entry-level opportunity available in Fort Collins. Manpower is working with our local partner, a fully integrated pharmaceutical company, to find them the top talent they need on their packaging line.
    Here's a brief description:
    * Work on a team to perform a variety of packaging and manufacturing operations using manual and/or automated processes and equipment according to production batch records and procedures
    * Perform set-up, change-over and operation of labeling and packaging equipment
    * Use pouch sealing equipment, syringe, vial and jar labelers and semi-automatic lot printing equipment to complete finished product
    * Accurately record in and maintain log books, production records and associate documents to comply with regulatory requirements, Good Manufacturing Procedures (GMPs) and our Client's standard operating procedures.
    * Hours of operation: 10p-6:30a Sunday through Thursday (+ scheduled OT every 3rd week on Friday)
    What we have to offer:
    * Starting salary: $12.30 per hour + $2.00 per hour shift differential for 3rd shift (only shift available at this time)
    * Excellent benefits package including paid time off, 401(k), medical, dental, vision, life and disability
    * Stable schedule with opportunities for growth within company
    What we're looking for:
    * Career minded individuals who are looking for a stable career where they can grow with the company
    * Ability to operate on a fast-paced manual assembly line with basic production equipment
    * Ability to remain focused and detail-oriented during repetitive tasks
    * Strong communication skills to interact with Supervisors and colleagues
    * Basic arithmetic and writing skills to document production activities in batch records
    If you or someone you know is interested in learning more about this Direct Hire opportunity, please apply with an updated resume or call us for more details at 970.226.0113