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  • Location: Ann Arbor
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Thursday, 17 August 2017
    Manpower is currently recruiting a lab technician to work in Ann Arbor. This is a full-time, temp-to-hire position paying $16-18 per hour. The selected candidate would be responsible for:
    - Performing basic laboratory assays including virus tittering and mycoplasma testing;
    - Performing cycle counts of inventory;
    - Ensuring laboratory is well- stocked;
    - Following laboratory SOPs;
    - Submitting order requests for supplies and stock to laboratory manager;
    - Aliquoting and labeling reagents; and
    - Maintaining accurate records and inventory databases.

    Requirements include:
    - A basic understanding of laboratory equipment, including but not limited to centrifuges, microfuges, CO2 incubators, biosafety cabinet and balance;
    - The ability to demonstrate aseptic laboratory technique;
    - An understanding of basic PPE equipment;
    - The ability to travel between facilities; and
    - The ability to perform moderate lifting.

    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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    Manpower, Inc. of SE Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Location: Brockville
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 10 August 2017
    Quality Control Analyst

    About Our Client: Privately owned Canadian Manufacturing facility in business for over 20 years. A diverse organization and world class business operating to the highest of ethical standards. A successful company with a skilled and competent work force committed to maintaining a moral and fair place of employment. An open and honest line of communication with HR is prized as providing an open door policy for employees. First in class training, state of the art equipment makes our client an industry leader. They possess strong leadership and supportive team-orientated work environment offering excellent salary and benefit package.

    About Brockville, ON:

    * The City of Brockville owns and manages a group of islands in the St. Lawrence River for conservation and public enjoyment.
    * Vibrant arts, entertainment, recreation and leisure NEW Aquatarium and Eco Adventure Park!
    * Festivals! Events! Attractions! See the Tourism Brockville site to find out more
    * An alive and vibrant downtown offering a variety of independent shops, farmers market and locally owned restaurants.
    * Educational Facilities include both Public and separate schools. There are a number of support educational programs available for upgrading and training as well as a college of applied arts and technology. A number of schools also offer French as a second language and French immersion programs available.

    Relocation: Available/negotiable

    Position Scope: Perform qualitative and quantitative analyses of raw materials and finished products, including stability samples, using general chemistry, dissolution, gas chromatography and HPLC techniques in which proficiency has been achieved.

    Reporting Relationship: The Analyst II will report to the Quality Control Manager.

    Responsibilities: Email Christina.Obrien@manpower.com for full details.

    Education and Experience:

    * Post-secondary education in Science
    * Minimum 2 years of relevant, progressive lab experience
    * Demonstrated effective organizational experience

    Let's get started. Contact Christina O'Brien 613-329-5114 to discuss employment opportunities that meet your lifestyle.

    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: Audubon
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 10 August 2017
    Manpower is in need of a Waste Profile Writer and Chemical Testing Analyst!

    Do you have Environmental Health Service's experience?

    Apply today!

    Location: Cottage Grove, Minnesota
    Duration: 1 Yearlong Contract
    Shift: 1st shift
    Pay: $19.00

    Waste Profile Writer and Chemical Testing Analyst

    Job Description:
    Write waste profiles for assigned business partners to facilitate efficient disposal in compliance with safety requirements and regulatory needs. Collaborate with other waste profile writers, contributing general chemical knowledge.
    Perform testing and assist in analysis of results to characterize waste.
    Chemistry degree required. 1 Year minimum in analytical lab in industrial setting required. Experience with DOT & EPA waste regulations desired.

    ~Apply Today!~
  • Location: Shelton
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Tuesday, 08 August 2017
    Popular Consumer Products company in Trumbull is looking for a Lab Tech.
    An educational background in science which includes chemistry laboratory. BS is highly preferred.
    Prior lab work experience is required including an understanding of chemical handling in the laboratory.
    Responsibilities include:
    Weighing of chemicals on a laboratory balance Aid the chemist with lab batching of a variety of personal care products Use of hot plates, mixers and homogenizers to perform tasks during formulating Setting up & reading product stability Taking basic analytical measurements such as pH, viscosity etc.
    Aid the chemist to prepare for pilot batching Filling samples for clinical tests or consumer testing.
    Maintaining chemical inventory for the bench.
    Safety glasses, gloves & lab coat will be provided.
    Monday to Friday 37.5 hours per week. 4 month assignment - 08/28/2017 to 12/28/2017
    $18 per hour
  • Location: Allegan
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 08 August 2017
    Are you passionate about science and have an analytical mindset? Do you have a degree in Microbiology or a scientific related field? Manpower is partnering with a large pharmaceutical company in Allegan, Michigan to fill a first shift contract Microbiology Lab Technician. The candidate selected would provide analysis that supports the microbiological analysis of environmental monitoring samples through media preparation, sampling, sample testing, and review and validation of data. The individual will also possess good written and verbal communication skills, excellent documentation and organizational skills. They will have critical thinking skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work independently and with others. Lastly the individual will take ownership of assigned tasks and responsibility for the results. The requirements for this position include a degree in Microbiology, ability to pass a drug screen and background check. Don't delay, apply today!
  • Location: Fort Wayne
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 31 July 2017
    Immediate opening in STURGIS for a 2nd shift Maintenance Mechanic.


    * Must have 8 years or more industrial maintenance experience
    * Primary responsibility will be to keep machinery and mechanical equipment in good repair.
    * May examine, troubleshoot, and dismantle machinery to make necessary adjustments.
    * Performs fabrication work utilizing shop equipment.
    * Perform calibrations on balances, flow meters, pressure sensors, micro meters, thermometers, and scales also troubleshoot balances, flow meters, pressure sensors, thermometers and scales when they are not performing
    * Performs fabrication work utilizing shop equipment.
    * Works under minimal supervision and operates independently in most circumstances.


    * Requires High School Diploma/GED
    * May require an apprenticeship, or equivalent training and experience.
  • Location: Allegan
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 28 July 2017
    Calling all second shift applicants with a life science degree or in progress. Perrigo, 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. Manpower is seeking a qualified, long term temporary Quality control Lab technician to work at Perrigo. Job duties 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.
    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: Lincoln - Lancaster County
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Wednesday, 26 July 2017
    Laboratory Technician, Full Time, Multiple Shifts

    Do you enjoy working in a lab type environment with a company that recognizes your values and contributions? Are you looking for a career opportunity in your field?

    Manpower has immediate openings for Lab Techs on 1st and 2nd shifts.

    What's in it for you?
    * Full time hours
    * (4) 10 hour days
    * Competitive wages, start at $13.50/hr
    * Temporary to hire, based on performance
    * Option to take free college courses and skills training
    * Paid training
    * Referral bonus

    What is the job?
    * Perform laboratory testing and services to support customer data generation including the sequenom, microsatellite, veterinary diagnostics and sequencing
    * Conduct entire spectrum of sequencing data generation from sample management and processing
    * RNA/DNA Extraction
    * Sample preparation for analysis and sequencing
    * Operate highly throughput instrumentation
    * Generate and analyze data from a variety of laboratory techniques and analytical instrumentation
    * Maintain laboratory notebooks, archives, and sample specimen repository, as applicable

    What do you bring to the job?
    * Proficiency in providing input to the best ways to maximize laboratory efficiency
    * Bachelor's degree from a four year college or university (chemistry, microbiology, biochemistry, immunology, animal science) OR 1-2 years related experience
    * Great attitude and ability to work in a team
    * Ability to pass a background check and drug screen

    Stop your job search and apply today. Do you need more information? Contact our recruiters at 402-484-5511.

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