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  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Fredericton
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 07 April 2020
    Manpower is currently recruiting a Logistics Purchasing Assistant for one of our well established clients in downtown Fredericton, NB. This position is full time permanent.

    The Purchasing Logistics Assistant will have the following responsibilities:

    * Oversee on-time and on-budget delivery of inbound procured products including the matching of goods received and paid with purchase orders for all goods ordered.
    * Project production requirements and maintain inventory levels per sales forecasts to balance impact on cash flow and minimize variances.
    * Lead the development & implementation of procurement processes to be fully integrated with the company's QMS and ERP systems, and consolidate all company purchasing activities into one centralized procurement services organization.
    * Ensure 100% compliance with company's Delegation of Authority (DoA) policy and procedures.
    * Oversee strong supplier network c/w backup suppliers and routinely negotiate supplier contracts to ensure company is not competitively disadvantaged.
    * Maintain strong relationships with internal customers (e.g. production, sales).
    * Drive supplier quality programs and score cards to achieve zero NCR's on procured products.
    * Analyze company's purchasing trends to develop and implement cost reduction strategies involving cross functional teams to achieve year-over-year cost reduction goals.
    * Meet and exceed operating budgets and cost-of-goods sold targets.
    * Prepare documents for shipping, including customs documents.
    * Research trade and logistics requirements for entry into new countries.
    * Assist with processing orders received via email or telephone.
    * Prepare invoices to be sent to customers.
    * Maintain/update Free Trade Agreements and create origin verification documents.
    * Manage export permit applications.
    * Manage CARNETS applications.
    * Maintain/update all regulatory requirements including, but not limited to, TSCA, FCC, IATA.
    * Manage Chamber of Commerce origin documents and applications
    * Administrative functions associated with day-to-day operations tasks.
    * Data entry and manipulation to support purchasing, production, warehouse management, fulfillment and other related functions.
    * Drive capacity-building activities to improve throughput and profitability.
    * Coordinate, participate and/or assist with improvement projects and activities as directed.
    * Maintain, organize, and store company files and records.

    Qualifications

    * High school or college education required.
    * 2-5 years experience in a similar logistics role.
    * Process improvement experience strongly preferred.
    * Ability to communicate effectively, represent the organization, act decisively and influence colleagues.
    * Document management experience, preferably using Microsoft SharePoint.
    * Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    * Self-motivated and takes initiative.
    * Strong organizational & time management skills, with strong attention to detail.
    * Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
    * Ability to work as part of a team and individually.
    * Strong Microsoft Office skills.
    * Experience using Sage50 and Salesforce CRM an asset.
    * Must be customer service oriented, prior experience in customer service a strong asset.
    * High attention to detail and accuracy is required.

    If you are interested in this position, please apply to Manpower today!
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Fredericton
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 07 April 2020
    Manpower is currently recruiting for a Production Manufacturing Assistant for one of our well established clients in downtown Fredericton, NB. This position is full time permanent.

    The Production Manufacturing Assistant will have the following responsibilities:

    * Manual and mechanized capping and labelling of all finished product container sizes and types.
    * Required to be available for shift work.
    * Label printing and printer maintenance.
    * Shrink banding and shrink wrapping of chemical reagent products.
    * Break down and labelling of bulk pack consumables.
    * Maintain a neat and tidy workspace daily.
    * Identify areas for continuous improvement.
    * May operate automation line.
    * May assist with cleaning of automated equipment and area.
    * May assist the warehouse with shipping, receiving and order fulfillment.

    Qualifications

    * Experience operating various equipment would be an asset.
    * Strong attention to detail.
    * Excellent manual dexterity and hand eye coordination ability.
    * Self-motivated and takes initiative.
    * Organizational & time management skills.
    * Ability to work as part of a team and individually.
    * Understand importance of minimizing risk of microbial contamination.

    If you are interested in this position, please apply to Manpower today!
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Fredericton
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 07 April 2020
    Manpower is currently recruiting for three Production Manufacturing Assistants for our well established Client in downtown Fredericton, NB. These positions are one year contracts, full time hours and pays $14.00/hour.

    The Production Manufacturing Assistant will have the following responsibilities:

    * Manual and mechanized capping and labelling of all finished product container sizes and types.
    * Required to be available for shift work.
    * Label printing and printer maintenance.
    * Shrink banding and shrink wrapping of chemical reagent products.
    * Break down and labelling of bulk pack consumables.
    * Maintain a neat and tidy workspace daily.
    * Identify areas for continuous improvement.
    * May operate automation line.
    * May assist with cleaning of automated equipment and area.
    * May assist the warehouse with shipping, receiving and order fulfillment.

    Qualifications

    * Experience operating various equipment would be an asset.
    * Strong attention to detail.
    * Excellent manual dexterity and hand eye coordination ability.
    * Self-motivated and takes initiative.
    * Organizational & time management skills.
    * Ability to work as part of a team and individually.
    * Understand importance of minimizing risk of microbial contamination.

    If this is an opportunity you would be interested in, please apply to Manpower today!
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Fredericton
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 07 April 2020
    Manpower is currently recruiting for three Production Scientist / Lab Technician for our well established Client in downtown Fredericton, NB. These positions are one year contracts, full time hours and pays between $14.42 and $16.83 based on education and experience.

    The Production Scientist / Lab Technician will have the following responsibilities:

    * Operating production equipment (automated reagent dispensing/capping/labelling machine).
    * Perform aspects of reagent production and laboratory maintenance, including but not limited to:
    o Equipment cleaning.
    o Reagent batch preparation, routine testing and sampling using specified methodologies.
    o Quality assurance testing and monitoring.
    o Reagent dispensing, packaging, labelling, and record keeping.
    o Physical inspections, in-process testing, equipment calibrations.
    o Purified water system operation and maintenance, general housekeeping, and preventative maintenance.
    o Maintain lab supplies and raw material inventory.
    o Assist with internal procedures.
    * Identify and implement continuous improvement initiatives.
    * Troubleshooting, logging NCR reports, performing root cause analysis, implementing corrective actions.
    * Compliance to ISO 9001

    Qualifications

    * Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry or Biology is required.
    * 1-2 years' laboratory experience is required. 3-5 years' work experience in a manufacturing or production setting is an asset.
    * Knowledge of chemistry principles, calculations, and lab hygiene best practices would be an asset.
    * Technically inclined and willingness to complete planned and unplanned maintenance on lab and production equipment is a must.
    * Problem solving skills with the ability to perform root cause analysis.
    * Self-motivated and takes initiative.
    * Strong organizational & time management skills, with strong attention to detail.
    * Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
    * Ability to work as part of a team and individually.
    * Mechanical, hands-on experience in process optimization.
    * Internal auditing experience would be considered an asset.

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply to Manpower today!
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Fredericton
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 07 April 2020
    Manpower is currently recruiting for two Warehouse Coordinators for their well established client in downtown Fredericton, NB. These are full time permanent positions.

    The Warehouse Coordinator will have the following responsibilities:

    * Breakdown of bulk packs and labelling.
    * Assembling orders from bill of materials list.
    * Preparing/sealing boxes for shipment.
    * Printing labels and other product documentation for shipping.
    * Receive products and raw materials.
    * Inventory management, including stock counts, restocking of shelves, and monitoring inventory levels.
    * Provide support to other parts of operations as required.

    Qualifications

    * 3-5 years of work experience in a similar role.
    * Prior inventory management, receiving, and shipping experience.
    * Self-motivated and takes initiative.
    * Strong organizational & time management skills.
    * High attention to detail.
    * Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment.
    * Customer service oriented and able to meet deadlines.

    If you are interested in this position, please apply to Manpower today!
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Fredericton
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 07 April 2020
    Manpower is currently looking for two Warehouse Coordinators for our well established Client in downtown Fredericton, NB. These position are a one year contract, with full time hours and it pays between $14.42/hour to $16.35/hour based on experience.

    The Warehouse Coordinator will have the following responsibilities:

    * Breakdown of bulk packs and labelling.
    * Assembling orders from bill of materials list.
    * Preparing/sealing boxes for shipment.
    * Printing labels and other product documentation for shipping.
    * Receive products and raw materials.
    * Inventory management, including stock counts, restocking of shelves, and monitoring inventory levels.
    * Provide support to other parts of operations as required.

    Qualifications

    * 3-5 years of work experience in a similar role.
    * Prior inventory management, receiving, and shipping experience.
    * Self-motivated and takes initiative.
    * Strong organizational & time management skills.
    * High attention to detail.
    * Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment.
    * Customer service oriented and able to meet deadlines.

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply to Manpower today!
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Frederick
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 30 March 2020
    Want to earn some extra income? Shuttle bus drivers are needed for weekends and holidays, for a 4 month assignment. Great pay @ $21.60/hour. Bus will travel within a 4 mile radius, to shuttle employees back and forth between locations. Valid State Driver's License and clean driving record required.

    Contact Manpower today at (301)694-8555 or apply at www.manpower.com
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Shelton
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Sunday, 29 March 2020
    Major Consumer Products Company has an urgent need for Lab Techs to work at their Trumbull, CT Campus.
    Full time, temp-to-perm, $18.50 per hour.

    General job description: In charge of general lab upkeeping which includes raw material & fragrance chemical inventory as well as stocking items. Lab technician will also support local deploy team in manufacture of Antiperspirant/Deodorant batches both on the lab and pilot scale for experiments & stability. Batch manufacture to be captured in lab notebook. Individual must be comfortable to lift approximately up to 40lbs. of raw materials.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Middletown
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 19 March 2020
    Buyer
    Middletown, VA

    Do you bring Purchasing experience in a manufacturing setting? Are you experienced with managing inventory? In this position, you will:
    * Negotiate the purchase of materials, equipment and supplies from suppliers.
    * Maintain continuous material availability and minimize inventory.
    * Solicit quotations for materials and services, analyze bids for specification compliance, pricing, delivery commitments, and evaluate the sources to ensure they can sustain providing goods and services.

    Interested? Well qualified candidates will bring:
    * 3+ years of purchasing experience in a manufacturing setting
    * Excellent communication skills
    * Customer Service experience
    * GMP experience would be a plus

    This 6 month Contract position comes with the potential to convert to a FT position and pays up to $28.50/hr. to start. Apply today to learn more about this Buyer opportunity!