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Career Opportunities with Nova-Tech

Nova-Tech is one of the largest animal health parenteral injectable manufacturers in the nation, with a state-of-the-art, 85,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Grand Island, Nebraska. We offer full benefits, competitive wages and opportunities to advance in a collegial environment that encourages your participation and recognizes your contributions.  

The listings below describe positions currently open at Nova-Tech. If you see a position of interest to you for which you are qualified, click here to submit your resume and a cover letter to our human resources department. You may also apply by writing to Nova-Tech, 4705 Gold Core Road, Grand Island, NE 68801.

 

 


Quality system technician

 

Job Summary:

The Quality Technician's job function is documentation in nature for a GMP aseptic fill manufacturing facility.

 

Job Scope:

The Quality System is integrated with the other five manufacturing systems. It is critical for this position to understand the concept of Laboratory Control functions and the manufacturing process. The Quality Technician will work closely with the Quality and other manufacturing supervisors to participate in the Master Validation Plan, documentation, new product, and develop depth for GMP and facilitate its implementation. The Quality Technician will ensure procedures, specifications, forms used, and the documentation in the six systems are current and comply with Nova-Tech and GMP requirements. This requires the Quality Technician to develop intimate knowledge of Controlled Documents, understand the issuance and review system, and be able to initiate, implement, and follow through with appropriate changes.

 

Responsibilities:

  • File and issue controlled documents, ensuring controlled documents from different systems are handled in a consistent and accurate manner
  • Establish and maintain Batch Formulas, Raw Material Standards, Product Release Standards, appropriate Quality System Standard Operating Procedures and Forms
  • Daily, weekly, and monthly issuance, review, and filing of manufacturing documents. Ensure these documents are completed and results are within established standards
  • Release and reject finished drug product
  • Manage training documents
  • Assist in SPL label submission
  • Assist in instrument calibration, qualification, validations, and regulatory activities
  • Provide input to system and process improvements
  • Shared cleaning duties
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge and Job Skills:

  • Detail oriented with organization skills; ability to multi task and meet deadlines
  • Goal oriented and ready to commit to responsibility
  • Critical and systematic thinking and problem solving skills
  • Good composition, data input, and analysis skills
  • Work with production to develop knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Able to lift 30-50 lbs.

Minimum Education and Experience:

  • College graduate or equivalent experience in quality areas
  • Proficient in Excel and Word
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position

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PRODUCTION Technician

 

Job Summary:

Successfully work within the Classified Areas and the Packaging and Labeling Rooms within a GMP aseptic fill manufacturing facility to manufacture sterile products.

 

Job Scope:

As a member of the Nova-Tech Production Team, the employee will assist with department objectives to manufacture sterile drug products and ensure Nova-Tech’s goals of a high-quality product with excellent customer care.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Clean equipment after production run and prep equipment for next run
  • Able to follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) without alteration
  • Process components of production – including stoppers, crimp seals, boxing, labeling, palletizing etc.
  • Clean processing rooms after production run
  • Machine set-up and teardown
  • Aseptically work within the Classified Area
  • Successful gowning requirements
  • Troubleshoot machines and equipment
  • Transfer of equipment in and out of Sterilizer
  • Assist with Media Fills and Validations
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge and Job Skills:

  • Able to lift 30-50 lbs. repetitively
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in documentation
  • Multi-tasking and shifting from one job to the next with confidence
  • Exceptional attendance a must
  • Mechanical aptitude and trouble shooting skills
  • General knowledge of asepsis
  • Certified in gowning

Minimum Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position

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