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  • 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
    We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family!
  • 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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    Be sure to check out Manpower's career site with tools and resources to prepare you for today's and tomorrow's jobs at www.manpower.com/mypath
  • Location: Westbrook
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Thursday, 06 December 2018
    Chemistry Lab Technician, $16/hour
    Now seeking a mechanically inclined Chemistry Lab Technician in Westbrook! If you're looking to put your scientific knowledge to use in a stable, long term position at a well-established company that fosters creativity and innovation, then this may be the job for you!

    What's in it for you?
    Stable full time, long term employment
    7am-3:30pm Monday-Friday schedule
    $16/hour, paid weekly
    Work in an industry that has been on the frontline of the sustainability movement

    What will you be doing?
    Preparing and testing lab coatings
    Operating complex and valuable bench size testing, lab, and pilot equipment
    Running the pilot line
    Performing basic mechanical change-over and maintenance tasks
    Performing safety checks
    Communicating results verbally and in writing

    What will you bring to the job?
    Prior laboratory experience
    Knowledge of basic chemistry and basic math (including algebra)
    A degree in chemistry, biochemistry, or a related field preferred
    Computer literacy
    Ability to perform basic mechanical tasks
    Ability to lift up to 50lbs

    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 "Chemistry 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 love the job I have, and Manpower helped me get there!" - T.B., Biddeford
  • 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: Holland
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 03 December 2018
    Calling all weekend shift and second shift applicants with a life science degree(Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology), 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 at their Holland, MI location. Job duties for the selected individual 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. The permanent shift will be working either the weekend shift which would be: every weekend 7AM-7PM Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, pay rate: $17.75/hr
    or 2nd shift: Monday-Thursday 3pm-1am, pay rate 16.60.

    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: 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