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  • Location: Berkeley Springs
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 14 December 2018
    Now Seeking an Experienced Lab Technician

    The Lab Technician will support product and process developers to create new products and business opportunities. This position will perform sample testing, support development of mimic testing, maintain a laboratory notebook, schedule maintenance of test equipment, and perform other duties to assist in developing new products and business opportunities. The Lab Technician will report into the Industrial and Specialty Products Technology Director.

    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
    * Perform various testing of standardized ISO and ASTM test methods
    * Work with product and process developers to develop new test methods or application mimic equipment and procedures.
    * Maintain a laboratory notebook to properly document data to support creation of patents, trade secrets and/or other intellectual property that provides a business advantage
    * Interface with various personal to accomplish new product development: production, supply chain, customers, suppliers, and science and technology
    * Schedule and supervise maintenance of test equipment
    * As needed manage small capital project for new methods and equipment
    As necessary, provide technical support to production
    * Additional duties as assigned

    Must have a minimum of 5 years of industrial experience with preference given to people that have worked in a research and development environment.

    * Demonstrated mechanical skill set
    * History of building collaborative relationships
    * Strong verbal and written communication skill
    * Knowledge and experience with safe industrial laboratory procedures including chemical handling
    * Basic analytical test experience
    * Basic computer and office skills

    Science or Engineering Degree Preferred.
  • Location: Holland
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 14 December 2018
    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: Burlington
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 11 December 2018
    This position involves working in the formulation lab - will need to make up detergent formulations and measure them for properties and to be able to set up storage tests.

    What's in it for you?
    * Steady weekly paycheck
    * Competitive wage
    * Open office environment
    * Manpower team to support your needs
    * Option to take free college courses and skills training
    What's the job?
    * Will use measurement machinery; stirrers, pH machinery, glass beakers, storage cabinets, viscosity measurements
    * Create reports on the lab work done
    * Be able to extract information from the company's product data system, Product Vision (with training)
    * Computer skills- Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) use of Sharepoint
    What you bring to the job?
    * Minimum of Bachelor of Science (preferably Chemistry, however, could include Biology or other sciences)
    * Recent college grads will be considered but preference is 1-2 years of industry experience
    Must be familiar with working in a lab (either through studies or other work)
    * Some light lifting required
    * You will be on your feet 50% of your day as it is lab work

    Work hours Monday to Friday (8 hours a day) Work schedule TBD by line manager
    Stop your job search and apply today.

    For more information please email kimberly.remick@manpower.com
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  • Location: Westbrook
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Monday, 10 December 2018
    Biochemistry Lab Technician
    An innovative and globally-established company in Westbrook is now hiring a Biochemistry Lab Technician! Get your foot in the door to permanent employment at a successful company while gaining valuable scientific experience in a state-of-the-art facility.

    What's in it for you?
    A rewarding full-time job with temp-to-hire potential
    $20/hour, paid weekly
    Excellent Monday-Friday schedule working 8am-5pm
    Work in a state-of-the-art laboratory

    What will you be doing?
    Manufacturing antibodies, antigens, conjugates, and other reagents
    Validating new product components
    Evaluating the application of new technologies and developing new processes
    Leading the transfer of new products, processes, and components from research to production
    Following good manufacturing and laboratory practices
    Working within an ISO 2001:2008 quality management system
    Ensuring that documentation is filled out according to SOPs

    What will you bring to the job?
    Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry, or a related scientific discipline required; Master's degree in a scientific discipline preferred
    Experience with general biological and chemical techniques
    Proficiency in a variety of chromatographic techniques, and basic bio-analytical techniques (such as western blots, SEC chromatography, and gel electrophoresis)
    Proficiency in the isolation of viruses and viral antigens
    Ability to prepare functionalized particles for diagnostic applications

    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 "Biochem 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 - but don't take our word for it! Here's what one of our associates had to say about their experience: "I have had nothing but the best experience working with Manpower - everyone there is so nice and professional. Manpower goes above and beyond - I could not be any happier with their services!" - C.B., Portland
  • Location: Allegan
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 10 December 2018
    Are you looking for a first shift weekend opportunity 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- Will train on first shift Monday-Friday, will transition to the first shift weekend position Friday-Sunday 7am-pm.

    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: Lynchburg
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 07 December 2018
    R&D Lab Support Technician needed full-time in Lynchburg, VA paying $15 per hour to provide technical assistance to the R&D Container and Tooling Group for a local manufacturing company.

    What's in it for YOU?
    - Full-time hours working Monday to Friday
    - 1st shift working 8 AM to 5 PM
    - Competitive pay rate of $15 per hour
    - Weekly pay
    - Opportunity to take free college courses and skills training through Manpower

    What is the job?
    - Test rig setups and forming containers for the beverage and aerosol industry.
    - Work with proof-of-concept tooling design and setup of metal-forming processes.
    - Conduct physical trial and tests including Internal Base Reforming.

    What is needed to be successful in this job?
    - High school diploma or equivalent.
    - Knowledge and experience with using a wide variety of precision measuring equipment.
    - Ability to work independently while working together toward team's goals.
    - Mechanical skills.
    - Detail oriented and work well under demanding timelines and pressure situations to meet customer requirements.
    - Computer skills in processing equipment, Word, and Excel.
    - Good verbal and written communication skills.
    - Demonstrated good laboratory practices and record keeping.
    - Experience using 3D Modeling using Autodesk Inventor, preferred.

    Manpower has a great opportunity, if you are interested, please apply today.
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  • Location: Burlington
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Tuesday, 04 December 2018
    This position involves working in the formulation lab - will need to make up detergent formulations and measure them for properties and to be able to set up storage tests.

    What's in it for you?
    * Steady weekly paycheck
    * Competitive wage
    * Open office environment
    * Manpower team to support your needs
    * Option to take free college courses and skills training
    What's the job?
    * Will use measurement machinery; stirrers, pH machinery, glass beakers, storage cabinets, viscosity measurements
    * Create reports on the lab work done
    * Be able to extract information from the company's product data system, Product Vision (with training)
    * Computer skills- Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) use of Sharepoint
    What you bring to the job?
    * Minimum of Bachelor of Science (preferably Chemistry, however, could include Biology or other sciences)
    * Recent college grads will be considered but preference is 1-2 years of industry experience
    Must be familiar with working in a lab (either through studies or other work)
    * Some light lifting required
    * You will be on your feet 50% of your day as it is lab work

    Work hours Monday to Friday (8 hours a day) Work schedule TBD by line manager
    Stop your job search and apply today.

    For more information please email kimberly.remick@manpower.com
    We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family!
  • Location: Sanford
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Sunday, 02 December 2018
    Experienced Warehouse Clerk
    A busy facility in Sanford is now hiring an experienced Warehouse Clerk! Put your warehouse experience to work while gaining new skills to add to your professional resume.

    What's in it for you?
    * Long-term and stable full-time work
    * 7a-3:30pm shift
    * No weekends!
    * $12/hour and a weekly paycheck

    What will you be doing?
    * Hand pack products and materials

    What will you bring to the job?
    * Previous warehouse experience is a must
    * Experience with inventory and SAP is helpful

    Let's try to put an end to your job search by applying today. Contact a team member today by applying online, calling 207-284-0595, or texting "Warehouse Clerk" to 207-518-7054.
    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: "The job Manpower got me is a huge help. Manpower has also helped a lot of my family find work, and they love their jobs!" - C.J., Bangor
  • Location: Frederick
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 30 November 2018
    Maintenance specialist needed to perform a variety of general duties in laboratory and office settings. Job includes removing trash, dusting, dust and wet mopping floors, spray buffing, stripping and refinishing floors, cleaning carpets, cleaning bathrooms, washing windows, and vacuuming. The position pays $14-15/hour. APPLY TODAY at www.manpower.com