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  • 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!
    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: 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: Zeeland
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 12 February 2019
    Manpower is recruiting for a Lab Technician to work at Mead Johnson Nutrition, located in Zeeland Mi.

    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: 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: Marlborough
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 07 February 2019
    What's in it for you?

    * Full time hours 40 per week, 8:0am-4:00pm
    * Competitive wages $39-$53 per hour
    * Contract
    * Weekly pay

    What is the job?

    Overview: Function as subject matter expert for supporting Investigator Sponsored Research (ISR) and responsible for day-to-day operational details of ISRs.
    * System expert managing reports, milestones and study materials
    * Tracks milestones and payments for all ongoing ISR studies
    * Educates and informs internal team on ISR progress and milestones
    * Drives operational effectiveness in a cross-functional and quality-driven manner
    * Coordinates Grant Review meetings - collecting and disseminating agendas and minutes
    * Communicates and collaborates effectively with senior leadership, finance and external investigators
    * Identifies critical study details and helps to maintain system of record in a timely manner
    * Drives contract completion and partners to process payments consistent with FMV and internal regulations
    * Identifies opportunities to align cross-divisionally and globally to drive growth and efficiencies
    * Maintains audit-readiness at all times
    * Partners with peers, coordinators and Grant Committee members to execute all actions

    What you bring to the job?

    * Ability to work independently and prioritize direction from several leaders
    * Ability to work collaboratively to meet deadlines and prepare materials with a high degree of accuracy
    * Highly organized, proactive, resourceful, energetic team player
    * Creative problem solving/thinker, able to exercise sound judgment
    * Experience working independently on large-scale, compliance-driven projects required
    * Experience in working with European contracting desired
    * Proficient in Excel, IT solutions and systems of record
    * Operates effectively in a fast-paced environment
    * Demonstrated project management and analytical skills with the ability to consistently exceed deliverables in a high volume environment
    * Must be able to manage workflow and handle multiple projects simultaneously
    * Bachelor's degree plus minimum 6 years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and work experience
    Experience with Cardiovascular Medical Device Industry; MedTech industry is a plus
    Quality Systems Requirement:
    In all actions, demonstrates a primary commitment to patient safety and product quality by maintaining compliance to the Quality Policy and all other documented quality processes and procedures.

    Bachelors preferred
    Experience in contracting and payment processing,
    Clinical trial/Regulatory/Fair Market Value experience,
    Some understanding of medical terminology
    Understanding of EU regulations (strongly preferred),
    Excel and database experience necessary (ability to pull reports and respond to data demands)
    Ability to operate in stressful environment with multiple demands,
    Highly detailed, multi-tasker and problem-solver (a solution-finder)

    List Education/Experience/Skills that are not required, but helpful:
    Advanced degree
    Deep clinical or Interventional Cardiology knowledge
    Deep clinical trial experience
    Project management experience

    Stop your search and apply today. We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family.
  • 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