Whether you are interested in finding talent to build your quality team, or interested in advancing your own career in Quality, feel free to link to Rosemarie or Lewie and Read the rest of this entry »
This was my first time attending the ASQ -FDC -PDA -SoCalBio joint networking event on 6 October 2016 in beautiful Irvine, California. The event was introduced by Ruchika Raval (PDA), Brian Underhill (SoCalBio) and event moderator Michael Hamrell. This was followed by the speakers and panel members: Marlene Garcia Swider, Barbara Uger, and Susan Bain, sparked Read the rest of this entry »
The Top 25 biotech companies have convoluted career sites. It is frequently difficult to find where to search jobs and often more complicated than it needs to be.
Career Search All of Them at Once
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News (GEN) published a list of the Top 25 Biotech companies. Their list is based on total market capitalization. Interested in searching for your next job at these top companies? Use our search engine below. It only includes career pages of the companies that made GEN’s list*. Read the rest of this entry »
ASQ CHA Review Workshop is scheduled for Friday, September 30, 2016 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT) at USDC NOAA Office of International Affairs and Seafood Inspection, 501 West Ocean Blvd, Long Beach CA
About the Workshop
The Bureau of Labor Statistics published its first Data on Certificates and Licenses. They note that those who hold a license or certification earn one-third more than those who do not. And holders are less likely to be unemployed.
If you are ready to take the next step in your quality career consider becoming a Certified HACCP Auditor (CHA) . Come and join us for a full day CHA/CQIA Exam Review Workshop for only $99! Read the rest of this entry »
Money flows into life sciences appears to be on the rise.
This past February’s Biotech crash had a ripple effect for many companies. For example, following the crash, clinical trial starts dipped. This is according to CRO Activity Report 2Q 2016 report issued by BioPharm Insight. As an Executive Search firm with an eye out for opportunities where our candidates can make a big difference in pushing science (and investor returns) forward, this downturn has been disconcerting. Read the rest of this entry »
FSMA Preventive Controls for Human Foods CFR 21 Part 117
FSMA Preventive Controls for Human Foods is a 5-week class offered at Miramar college starting Wednesday, October 5th from 9am-2pm. Attendees of the class will earn a certification to become the Qualified Individual for the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regulation on Preventive Controls for Human Foods.
WHEN Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 9:00 AM – Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 1:00 PM (PDT)
WHERE San Diego Miramar College – 10440 Black Mountain Road, San Diego, CA 92126 – View Map
Earn a Certificate of Training from Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance
It has been more than 6 years since the final implementation of 21CFR Part 111. We continue to see warning letters issued by the FDA to the industry for non compliance with the regulations.
This is a clear indication that there is still a need for better understanding of the regulations and alignment between the agency and the industry. And now we have FSMA (Food Safety Modernization Act), signed into law by President Obama in January 4, 2011. FSMA Preventive Controls for Human Food rule is now final, and compliance dates for some businesses begin in Read the rest of this entry »
An Oncology Research Nurse is needed by our client in Santa Monica, CA. Candidate should have experience in Oncology and wants grow by serving patients enrolled in clinical trials. Read the rest of this entry »
Business Development / Sales -Cardio Medical Devices
Business Development, Sales Manager, or Account Manager with more than 5 years of experience selling to the cardiovascular medical device industry needed. The position calls for someone to sell auditing and testing services to medical device companies. The candidate should demonstrate they have built a book of business within the medical device industry and increased revenues. Read the rest of this entry »
Clinical Research Services help optimize your development timelines, whether your company is developing a biologic, drug or medical device. We offer a range of services to help you achieve your objectives.
CE marking approval in Europe is being influenced by new regulations. These medical device regulations are replacing the current CE requirements outlined in medical device directives that dictate how your product achieves a CE mark.
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 a multiplier of the employee’s base pay. The BLS data demonstrates that the first 1.46 of staffing agency fees covers wages, taxes and benefits ($33.94/$23.25 = 1.4597).
Biotechnology careers include your long-term goals. You can manage this journey through a combination of education, certifications and experience. Only then can you arrive at the destination you are most interested in.
Biotechnology jobs includeClinical Trials, Clinical Research, Quality, Regulatory, and Medical Affairs, Engineering and Software. Research in food, pharmaceuticals, biologics, and medical devices are sometimes lumped in with biotechnology.
Rx Research Services receives US Department of Labor Certificate of Registration of Apprenticeship Program
Mentor Mas Hori and his Food Safety Apprentice Karnia
(May 30, 2016 Los Angeles, CA) STEM apprentices to get on the job training and employment as Microbiology Quality Control Technician Quality Control Technician, Regulatory Compliance Associates plus 6 more Apprenticeships in food and biotechnology industries
Commercial Development Director / Sales (East Coast, West Coast, Europe)
The Commercial Development Director will set a road map for the sales team. The client is a Contract Manufacturer that provides bulk drug formulation and manufacturing. They also provide primary and secondary packaging capabilities for solid dose drugs. Their technologies include granulation, coating, blending, encapsulation, compression and drying of tablets and capsules.
Bachelor’s Degree Science/Business
Five plus years of selling in the Contract Manufacturing market
Lab Apprentices —Building a Workforce in a Tight Labor Market
Lab Apprentices are now available for CLIA, CAP and 17025 labs in California.
“We are pleased with [our apprentice] who has been valuable to effectively upgrade our quality control programs, bring a youthful vision and spirit to our workforce, and help us develop a competent team for the future,” said Kevin Kimura of Red Shell Foods, Inc. in Sante Fe Springs, CA.
We are hoping to bring the same satisfaction our food companies have to labs.
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 face to face interviews.
Clinical research staffing agencies cut the time for your clinical trials to succeed
Clinical research staffing agencies like MEIRxRS reduce your employment costs, reduce risk and increase flexibility.
Because balancing the demands of both your investors and FDA regulators isn’t easy.
We reduce your employment costs by allowing you to only pay for the skill set you need, with very little training or ramp-up time. And our thorough search process will insure we find the talent required for your clinical trials to produce high-quality results for FDA approval.
Startup Incubator Labs are a great place for founders to build their pharma, biotech or medical device company. We’ve built a list of area labs for you. If you’re thinking to start your own business, looking to network with or do business with local startups use this list to find an incubator that’s Read the rest of this entry »
Clinical Project Manager (Part-Time Contract ) – Philadelphia, PA
A Clinical Project Manager (part time contract) is needed for a Contract Research Organization (CRO) to work in their office in the Philadelphia area. This position will report directly to the Chief Medical Officer and includes responsibility for coordinating and managing all aspects of clinical study activities to maintain regulatory compliance and meet company timelines and goals for the clinical development program. Looking for Read the rest of this entry »
Clinical Studies Manager plays a major role in coordinating clinical studies, from qualification of clinical study sites through monitoring of clinical study activities and completion of Read the rest of this entry »
Medical Device Compliance Auditor for Boston or Minneapolis Area
Medical Device Quality and Regulatory Compliance professionals needed for two opportunities to assess non-active medical devices and their manufacturers per the European Medical Devices Directives, other applicable Regulatory Systems and International standards, including related client and project management
Perform regulatory audits of clients per European Medical Device Directives (AIMD, MDD, IVDD), Canadian Medical Device Regulations (CMDR), Japanese Pharmaceutical Affairs Law (JPAL) and International quality system standards (e.g. ISO 13485)
Four Ways to Use Apprentices to Improve Food Quality
There are Four Ways to Use Apprentices: to help reduce the risk of a recall, help pass third party certification audits, fix root causes of complaints, and reduce the cost of manufacturing. The impact on your business bottom line can be tremendous. Here are some ways apprentices are currently being used by our clients:
Apprentices can be used to pass third party certifications. This would allow you to land additional clients (make a list). Retailers and other manufacturers often require their Read the rest of this entry »
Large Pharma Client Needs Your Clinical Trial Expertise!
A Clinical Planning Manager, capable of handling 12 teams with 25 members each of both internal and external members, is urgently needed by our client. You will use your 8 + years of industry experience to proactively identify potential pitfalls and steer the team around them. You will Read the rest of this entry »
Apprentices available to build a fresh new pool of talent in Quality, Regulatory, Clinical and Medical roles for Food, Biotech, Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices. Our grants cover part of the cost of training and employing apprentices while they work toward an industry certification, typically one or two years. We currently have two Read the rest of this entry »