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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.

 

 


System Administrator

 

Job Summary:

Manages and provides computer hardware and software installation, maintenance, training and consultation, and recommendations about future planning and development of resources of a GMP aseptic fill manufacturing facility.  Provide these services in an effective and efficient manner to ensure maximum access to and implementation of technology services and resources.

 

Job Scope:

The System Administrator responsibilities include non scheduled IT responsibilities with senior management and employees who have technical issues.  Senior management will rely on the System Administrator to provide guidance and expertise relating to software and hardware. This position is in charge of technical implementation, monitoring, and maintenance of the computer systems, networks, and other electronic industrial equipment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Be familiar with a variety of hardware, software, and network environments in order to provide technical help desk service
  • Analyze needs of users and departments
  • Make software and hardware recommendations to management to determine and implement system improvements
  • Maintain employee entrance access system
  • Ensure data security and reliability via appropriate backup and monitoring systems
  • Preserve information security to protect company assets
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge and Job Skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Multi-tasking and shifting from one job to the next with confidence
  • Mechanical knowledge and troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity with standard computer hardware components and able to troubleshoot, repair, or rebuild systems
  • Knowledge of Windows Server, SQL Server, Active Directory, IIS Server, Hyper-V, Remote Desktop Services, Windows Server Update Services, and Office 365
  • Knowledge of Linux server management including KVM/QEMU, Nginx, MySQL, and PostgreSQL in Debian and Red Hat-based Operating Systems
  • Familiar with common server concepts such as virtualization, disk arrays, task scheduling, and user/group management
  • Computer programming knowledge including C#/.NET, Python, and JavaScript
  • Experience with web application technology including Django and ReactJS
  • Able to lift 30-50 lbs.

Minimum Education and Experience:

  • Associates Degree in Information Technology or related field
  • Industry experience preferred
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position

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Product Development/Regulatory Coordinator

 

Job Summary:

Coordinate efforts associated with the preparation of product development and regulatory documents and application for federal and state submission. Obtain, update, evaluate, compile and maintain information and documents, from internal and external sources for regulatory submissions, registrations and license renewals.  Research and interpret current regulations and guidance to facilitate their implementation.  Maintain contemporaneous notes and catalog appropriately.

 

Job Scope:

This position works primarily in the Quality System, which is one of six systems under the CGMP structure, performing product development assistance and regulatory functions.  The position will work closely and collaborate with other system supervisors and managers.  It is a requirement for this position to understand the fundamentals of CGMP and Nova-Tech’s process and capabilities, and how they are implemented and applied. 

 

This position will develop knowledge for product, regulations and guidelines.  Keep current with updates, and make recommendations to ensure that they are communicated through corporate policies and procedures. Compile and maintain regulatory documentation databases or systems.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Update Veterinary Master File and Site Master File.  Manage letters of authorizations/references
  • Federal and state license renewals
  • Coordinate and communicate between customer, NTI and external third parties to receive, catalog and review CMC related documents for ingredients, component, supply, specifications, methods, processes, drug products, and letters of authorizations/references.  Coordinate transfer and development activities
  • Interact with customer/drug sponsor for submission documentation support. Collect, correlate, compile raw data, write working drafts, review data, documents and reports. Format, compile, tabulate, arrange, CMC information for drug sponsor
  • Maintain, update and communicate work progress and timeline impacts
  • Facilitate internal and external qualifications and validation studies. Ex, filter validation, irradiation sterilization validation, dose audit, and process validation
  • Analytical method transfer, review and approval, third party laboratory qualification and coordination.
  • Facilitate in process assessment and implementation.  Conduct gap analysis.  Facilitate gap mitigation, upon gap identification
  • Documentation support including provide customer APR, batch record, coordinate customer change request and notifications externally and internally. Manage and assess supplier change notifications
  • Learn and become familiar with internal and external audit procedures
  • Assist in cost capture
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge and Job Skills:

  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to understand and communicate technical and business issues to internal and external leads
  • Demonstrate technical proficiency, systematic thinking and scientific problem solving
  • Detail oriented with organizational skills and ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Goal oriented and personally committed to performing at a high level
  • Good composition, data input and analysis skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Maintain confidentiality is a must -both internal and external interactions
  • Ability to travel 10 - 20%
  • Working knowledge of necessary Computer programs, Excel, Word, Power Point, Access, Statistical Functions, and Project Manager
  • Able to lift 30-50 lbs.

Minimum Education and Experience:

  • BS in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology or equivalent experience
  • Previous experience in quality or regulatory functions in the pharmaceutical field is a plus
  • GMP/GLP experience in validations, protocol and report writing and review
  • Ability to use a computer and associated programs necessary to perform the position requirements
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position

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