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Quality Control Courses Online - CQIA Primer at Citrus College

Quality Control Courses Online at Citrus College Citrus College will be offering the CQIA primer course in the 2018 spring term. The 100% online class is scheduled for Feb 21st to June 16th.  The class will be taught by Amanda Van-Leersum-Morano.  Amanda has worked in clinical labs and has a strong understanding of quality and regulatory […]

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Cancer Research Nurse need in West Los Angeles

Cancer Research Nurse A Cancer Research Nurse is needed by our client in Santa Monica, CA. Candidate should have experience in Oncology and wants to grow by serving patients enrolled in clinical trials.

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Clinical Trial Site Workflow diagram For clinical research staffing agency and Clinical Operations Staffing agency, created in conjunction with a Director of Clinical Research Operations

Director of Clinical Research Operations - Pediatric Oncology, Monrovia, CA

Director of Clinical Research Operations – Monrovia, CA Oncology clinic needs someone to ensure federally-funded projects are completed on time, in scope and on budget. This person will work with Principal Investigators, Project Directors, CRCs, Clinical Data Analysts and report to the head of operations. The Director of Clinical Research Operations will serve as the primary […]

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2017 San Diego Quality Conference

2017 San Diego Quality Conference November 3 and 4

Apprenticeship Program to be Featured at 2017 San Diego Quality Conference Friday, November 3, 2017 and Saturday, November 4, 2017 Rosemarie Christopher will be presenting at the 5th Annual 2017 San Diego Quality Conference about the Quality Control Apprenticeship program. The conference theme is Quality and Culture Change: Organizations build and incrementally improve the capability and […]

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How to calculate the cost of complaints

How do I calculate the cost of complaints?

How do I calculate the cost of complaints? Do you need to get a rough idea of how much customer complaints are hurting you? Use this formula when talking to your Chief Financial Officer to measure the bottom line impact from the complaints you are receiving. Market Research has also published a decent page on how […]

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Life Science Professional Organizations

Life Science Professional Organizations

Life Science Professional Organizations Below is a list of life science professional organizations that many of our food, pharma, biotech, medical device and clinical research clients are members of. Consider actively participating in some of these organizations to advance your professional career. APCR: Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research AAPS: American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists […]

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Skype Interview Tips

Skype Interview Tips - by Matt Gnaizd to Ace Your Online Interviews

Skype Interview Tips Skype interview tips are covered in this great video by Matt Gnaizda. These tips are great for online meetings too. Watch it on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rQwanxQmFnc   You only get one first impression. Skype has become the first impression that employers get of candidates. These interviews are being used it to whittle down the candidate pool for […]

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Temporary Staffing Agency Fees - whats in the markup

Temporary Staffing Agency Fees - US Bureau of Labor Statistics Data

Temporary Staffing Agency Fees Temporary staffing agency fees include base pay, taxes, benefits and overhead.  Using data from March 2016, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the average US employee earned earned $23.25 per hour. Employee benefits cost employers $10.70 per hour for a total of $33.94 per hour. Staffing agencies usually quote their fees as […]

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Video tips on writing a resume for pharma

Writing a Resume for Pharma or Biotech Career -Advice from Professional Writer

Writing a Resume for Pharma No matter how technically astute you are, if you can’t sell your strengths during your job search, your job search can run much longer than you like. Here are some tips from Fatemah Mirza, professional resume writer at CareerTuners on writing a resume for pharma or biotech resume: 1) Use […]

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Regulatory Affairs Associate Drug Device Combo, 12 weeks in Pleasanton, CA

Regulatory Affairs Associate Drug Device Combo, 12 weeks in Pleasanton,CA Our large drug/device combo client in Pleasanton, CA needs a temporary Regulatory Affairs Associate. This contract is estimated to last 12 weeks. This person will coordinate most aspects of company regulatory activities and may interface with domestic and international health authorities. Qualifications: • BS or BA […]

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R&D Project Reporting

Sales Analyst for Pharmaceutical Company 1yr Contract

Sales Analyst for Pharmaceutical Company – 1yr Contract Our large pharma client in Irvine, CA is in need of a Sales Analyst on a temp to hire basis. We are one of the few agencies that pays 65% of health insurance costs. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, or Information Technology, Healthcare […]

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Apprenticeship Program for FDA-Regulated Companies

Video Case Studies: How Apprentices Are Solving Problems in Pharma and Food

Video Case Studies: How Apprentices Are Solving Problems in Pharma and Food Companies The transcript and video case studies below feature interviews with host company representatives, mentors and apprentices working in the Pharmaceutical industry and food industry. Transcript of the Video Case Studies: Why Life Science Apprenticeships From 1992 to the present Rx Research Services […]

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Karina provides mentorship in food manufacturing quality

Mentorship in Food Manufacturing Quality - Free

Free Mentorship in Food Manufacturing Quality Do you know an aspiring quality control professional who needs a little bit of mentorship? Our Foundation has received funding to pay for Karina Rodriguez to mentor five entry-level Quality professionals in food manufacturing facilities within commuting distance of Orange County. Karina is a Quality Control Consultant for food […]

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Product Development Compliance Manager - Medical Device Tulsa OK

Product Development Compliance Manager – Tulsa OK Relocation assistance to Tulsa, OK approved for this position. Required Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Quality Systems / Regulatory Compliance environment 3-5 years’ experience in medical device industry preferably in Endodontics Irrigation and Obturation BS in Bio Sciences, Engineering or related field Solid understanding of medical […]

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Quality Documentation Job - Temp, Irvine, CA

Quality Documentation Job – Temp, Irvine, CA Our client has a temporary quality documentation job in Irvine CA estimated to last for 12 months. Minimum Qualifications: Two-year degree: Science, Chemistry or Biology and/or related field preferred. Two to four years related experience. Working in a laboratory environment in a pharmaceutical, medical device or related industry […]

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Medical Affairs Manager - Houston TX

Medical Affairs Manager – Houston, TX Our client needs a full time Medical Affairs Manager experienced in investigator initiated research. Relocation assistance is available. Requirements Advanced degree in a scientific field. 8 or more years experience as a Medical Affairs Manager, in medical device industry Management of investigator initiated research Experience developing and managing project […]

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R&D Project Reporting

R&D Project Reporting Specialist - temporary position in Irvine, CA

R&D Project Reporting Specialist – temporary in Irvine CA This is estimated to be a one year temporary R&D Project Reporting Specialist position in Irvine CA. We cover 65% of health insurance. Requirements Bachelor’s degree with 6 years relevant work experience or 4 years relevant work experience with a Master’s degree. 2 years relevant experience […]

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IRB Regulatory Coordinator Temp Needed in West Los Angeles

IRB Regulatory Coordinator Temp Needed in West Los Angeles Growing Oncology Clinical Trial site needs a temporary IRB Regulatory Coordinator in the west side of Los Angeles. This is a contract position while the incumbent is on maternity leave. Responsibilities: Will provide support for clinical research protocols, informed consents, etc. Will assist with all aspects of clinical research […]

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Preventive Controls for Animal Foods

FSPCA Preventive Controls Animal Foods Training, September 2017, Tulare, CA

FSPCA Preventive Controls Animal Foods Training, September 2017, Tulare, CA Earn a Certificate of Preventive Controls Animal Foods from Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance Class Schedule Price includes the Preventive Controls handbook, certificate from FSPCA, lunch and snacks. WHEN Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 7:30 AM – Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 1:00 PM (PDT) Attendees must be present […]

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FSPCA FSMA Training September 2017, Carson, CA

FSPCA FSMA Training, September 2017, Carson, CA Four reasons to take FSPCA FSMA Training: FDA requires food companies with more than $1M in revenues have a plan by September 19, 2017 Plans must be signed off by someone with a FSPCA certificate Writing a plan is a 5-6 month process The learning manual is 526 […]

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San Fernando Valley Business Journal covers Food Quality Apprentices

Apprenticeship Program Covered in San Fernando Valley Business Journal

Apprenticeship Program Covered in San Fernando Valley Business Journal Our foundation’s apprenticeship program received front page coverage for our work building a workforce of quality control professionals for the food industry. Here are the first few paragraphs: Fuss Over Food Regulation: Nonprofit tackles lack of quality control workers. by Helen Floers h, Staff Reporter for […]

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Supplier Quality Specialist Needed in Branchburg, NJ

Supplier Quality Specialist Needed in Branchburg, NJ A major pharma client is in need of a temporary Supplier Quality Specialist. This position is estimated to last 6 months. Required knowledge and Skills: B.S. degree Microsoft Words, Excel, and Power-point Presentation Computer Excellent interpersonal and communication skills Preferred Knowledge and Skills: General knowledge about GMP & GDP […]

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Contracts Administrator Temp in Irvine, CA

Contracts Administrator Temp in Irvine, CA Our pharma client in Irvine needs a temporary Contracts Administrator for one year. Qualifications Preferred 2-3 years in corporate office setting Great attention to detail. Great multitasking ability Bachelor’s degree Job Summary: Working with lead paralegal in preparing, examining, analyzing, negotiating, and revising contracts for commercial consulting in the […]

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Formulations Product Development Lab Tech Contract in Irvine, CA

Formulations Product Development Lab Tech Contract in Irvine, CA Our client needs a Contractor to work as Product Development Professional. Contract is estimated for 12 months at their facility in Irvine, CA. Possibility for conversion to full-time after a year. We offer benefits including employer contribution to healthcare for this position. You must have authorization […]

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Sr. Clinical Operations Associate - Contract Position, Pharma in Irvine

Sr. Clinical Operations Associate – Contract Position, Pharma in Irvine Our pharma client needs two Sr. Clinical Operations Associates for a one-year contract. They will work with the Clinical Trial Manager and Operations Study Lead in the operational execution of assigned clinical studies. Requirements Science degree preferably in science or health-related field Previous experience of working on […]

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Project Planner III R&D - Contract Position, Pharma in Irvine

Project Planner III R&D – Contract Position, Pharma in Irvine A Project Planner is needed by our pharmaceutical client in Irvine, CA. This is a one-year on-site position. Requirements: Life science and/or business degree with at least 5 years of experience in the industry, preferably with a sponsor or CRO. MS degree and PMP certification […]

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Medical Science Liaison Dermatology Work From Home Near San Francisco

Medical Science Liaison – Dermatology Work From Home Near San Francisco Our client needs a Medical Science Liaison with Dermatology experience who lives in the San Francisco, CA area to cover the Northwest geography. Education and Experience • Advanced degree with health science background (Pharm.D, M.D., Ph.D, preferred) • Preferred minimum 3 year total specific industry […]

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Medical Communications Jobs in Pharmaceuticals

Medical Communications Jobs We have multiple  Medical Communications Jobs at our large pharma clients in Irvine, CA and Los Angeles on a contract basis. Most urgent need is for a Medical Communications Specialist to work with team of medical information professionals to capture unsolicited medical inquiries from health care professionals, consumers, and

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Regulatory Affairs Project Manager Job Medical Device

Regulatory Affairs Project Manager Job – Medical Device Our client needs a Regulatory Affairs Project Manager  to support Asia Pacific (Japan, China, South Korea and Taiwan) regulatory approvals for implantables. Comfort and experience working hands on with design and validation reports and other technical files is needed. Requirements Previous experience authoring or approving design and validation […]

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Medical Monitor Oncology Job (US-based Remote )

Medical Monitor Oncology Job (US-Based Remote) We have a medical monitor oncology job for a doctor with experience in clinical drug development. The doctor will help our foreign-based client with their US clinical trials. Work is estimated to take 20 hours per month to start. Requirements Medical Doctorate (MD) or equivalent 5 years clinical drug […]

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Global Pharmaceutical Labeling Manager - Contract position in Irvine CA

Global Pharmaceutical Labeling Manager – Contract position in Irvine CA Our client needs a Contractor to work as Manager of Global Pharmaceutical Labeling. Contract is estimated for 12 months at their facility in Irvine, CA. Possibility for conversion to full-time after a year. We offer benefits including employer contribution to healthcare for this position. You […]

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Human Resource Accounting Assistant job openings

Human Resource Accounting Assistant job openings Boutique search agency in Glendale, CA seeks hiring for the first of multiple Human Resource Accounting Assistant job openings. We need someone part time who can become full time as we fulfill the needs of new clients. Requirements Both: 1-2 years experience in Human Resources and 1-2 years experience […]

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General Liability Insurance reduces risks to your finances

General Liability Insurance Increased to $10 million at MEIRxRS

Your Staffing contractors now have general liability insurance for up to $10 million We have increased our general liability insurance coverage for contractors, temps and temps to hire from $2 million to $10 million to better serve our customers. Additionally, we are carrying an additional $2 million for Errors and Omissions – after all there […]

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FSPCA FSMA Training, June 2017 Pomona, CA

FSPCA FSMA Training, June 2017, Cal Poly, Pomona, CA Four reasons to take FSPCA FSMA Training: FDA requires food companies with more than $1M in revenues have a plan by September 19, 2017 Plans must be signed off by someone with a FSPCA certificate Writing a plan is a 5-6 month process The learning manual […]

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GVP Pharmacovigilance Audits - Senior GVP Audit Project Manager needed

GVP Pharmacovigilance Audits – Senior GVP Audit/Project Manager Needed Our client needs a full-time Senior GVP Audit/Project Manager to handle their GVP Pharmacovigilance Audits. This person will plan and perform domestic and international GVP audits to assess the company’s compliance to local and international government regulations. They will also assess internal SOPs as they relate […]

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Avoiding an Employment Development Department Audit

Avoiding an Employment Development Department Audit The Employment Development Department (EDD) conducts payroll tax audits of businesses operating in California. Here are some triggers that cause a company to get audited: The 1099 independent contractor (IC) files an unemployment claim. This creates suspicion because ICs are NOT eligible for unemployment. The 1099 IC files a workers’ compensation […]

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Clinical Research Project Manager Needed RemoteWork

Clinical Research Project Manager Needed – Remote Work Clinical Research Project Manager needed by our client to manage clinical development projects to ensure on time regulatory submission. Requirements Bachelor’s-level degree required in science/health related field.  A Master’s degree is a plus. Five years clinical research and/or clinical project management experience. A thorough understanding of GCPs and […]

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Clinical Operation Manager Needed, Remote / Work from Home

Clinical Operation Manager Needed, Remote / Work from Home Clinical Operation Manager needed by our client to co-ordinate clinical study design and implementation at a program and functional level according to Good clinical practice (GCP). Clinical Operation Manager Qualifications Position requires a minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree and at least 5 years of clinical […]

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Oncology Medical Writer Needed, Remote Work

Oncology Medical Writer Needed, Remote Work Our client is in need of an experienced oncology medical writer. The medical writer will translate the scientific hypotheses of clinical trials into lay terms for patient population and patient navigators. Ideally, you have experience in consumer-facing communication. The client is developing software to better match stage

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QA Engineer - Medical Devices & IVD Manufacturer, Los Angeles, CA

QA Engineer – Medical Devices & IVD Manufacturer, Los Angeles, CA QA Engineer needed to manage the selection, qualification, and monitoring of suppliers including finished device, OEM, and contract manufacturers. This person will play a key role in working with suppliers to resolve quality issues (SCAPAs), resolving internal non-conforming product issues, addressing incoming inspection challenges, including […]

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FSPCA FSMA Training, March 2017 Orange County, CA

FSPCA FSMA Training, March 2017, Anaheim, CA FSPCA FSMA Training for Human Foods will earn you your certificate to be a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI) as required by the FDA. It is a 20-hour offered through our Foundation and hosted by Rentokil North American. Attendees of the class will earn a certification to become the Qualified […]

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Senior Regulatory Affairs Associate in Chicago, IL

Senior Regulatory Affairs Associate (Chicago Area, IL)   Summary: This position is ideal for Ideal for someone looking to lead Regulatory strategy at the company’s facility located in the Chicago area.   This Regulatory Affairs Professional will be responsible for: Development/Revision of

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Laboratory Assistant - Medical Devices & IVD Manufacturer, Los Angeles, CA

Laboratory Assistant – Medical Devices & IVD Manufacturer, Los Angeles, CA Laboratory Assistant needed to perform routine equipment maintenance, assure adequate stock and labeling of laboratory reagents and consumables, manage chemical and biological waste, sanitize lab surfaces, and monitor environmental controls. Requirements B.S. in Chemistry, molecular biology or biological sciences 1-4 years hands-on experience in a regulated, […]

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VP Clinical Development - Rare and Orphan Diseases

VP Clinical Development – Rare and Orphan Diseases VP Clinical Development for a small clinical-stage pharma company in Los Angeles San Fernando Valley. Candidate needs to have a MD, be experienced in rare and orphan disease studies and have significant experience clinical trials.   Requirements M.D. or D.O. with specialty training, preferably CNS diseases 10 -15 years […]

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Product Development Engineer - Medical Devices & IVD manufacturer

Product Development Engineer- Medical Devices & IVD Manufacturer, Los Angeles, CA Product Development Engineer needed to oversee the development and manufacture of low cost, plastic devices including disposable blood collection devices. Requirements At least 5 years of experience in the development of medical devices Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline preferred. Mechanical and/or electrical engineering background […]

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VP Genomic Research - genomic test development for molecular diagnostics

VP Genomic Research, Los Angeles CA VP Genomic Research needed to manage operational and logistical tasks of genomic test development to ensure efficient execution of studies for molecular diagnostic products within established budgets and timelines, ensuring all activities occur in compliance with the appropriate regulations.  The candidate will be responsible for designing the test development process, directing […]

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Director of IVD Manufacturing and Supply Chain

Director of IVD Manufacturing and Supply Chain Director of IVD Manufacturing and Supply Chain needed for an in-vitro diagnostics (IVD) client in Los Angeles, CA. The role is responsible for working with Product Development to select and manage key suppliers. Work alongside management and sales to establish forecasts and delivery schedules for key materials. This role will also […]

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VP Regulatory and Clinical Affairs - Molecular Diagnostics

VP Regulatory and Clinical Affairs needed in Los Angeles, CA VP Clinical Affairs needed to develop and implement clinical studies and molecular diagnostics validation strategy. The VP will coordinate the efforts of internal and external resources to ensure fast patient recruitment, trial site selection, trial plan optimization, and execution of trials with a focus on data quality. […]

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Preventive Controls Training, February 2017 Long Beach, CA

Preventive Controls Training (PCQI) for Human Foods CFR 21 Part 117 Preventive Controls Training for Human Foods will earn you your certificate to be a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI) as required by the FDA. It is a 20-hour offered through our Foundation in addition to the Port of Los Angeles and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. […]

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Southern California Quality Conference 2016

Southern California Quality Conference 2016 MEIRxRS CEO Rosemarie Christopher will be a speaker and have a booth at the Southern California Quality Conference 2016 (View Rosemarie Christopher’s profile ). Lewie Casey, our Talent Manager for Quality and Regulatory Affairs will also be present (View Lewie Casey’s profile ). Whether you are interested in finding talent […]

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