Manufacturing Supervisor

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POST DATE 9/9/2016
END DATE 10/8/2016

Alcami Germantown, WI

Germantown, WI
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Alcami is a leading provider of services that encompass the entire process of pharmaceutical drug development from discovery through commercialization. We specialize in analytical chemistry, formulation development, clinical packaging, oral drug delivery and contract manufacturing. The company has experienced significant growth and we have continued to attract the most highly skilled professionals in the industry.

With nearly 1,000 employees operating out of seven sites in the US and Europe, our combined capabilities include API development and manufacturing are worldly recognized. Come join our team!


Located in Germantown, Wisconsin, Alcami is part of the growing southeast Wisconsin biotech/pharma cluster. The area boasts global market leaders in contract pharmaceutical services, and a rapidly growing number of academic incubators. A short drive from Chicago, Madison and Milwaukee, Germantown offers residents a small town quality of life with convenient access to major Midwest cities. Residents enjoy an excellent school district and many local recreation attractions, in addition to national sports teams (Green Bay Packers and Milwaukee Brewers and Bucks), and a vibrant waterfront park community that includes world class art museums and children's museums.


The Manufacturing Shift Supervisor will be responsible for leading teams and assisting with the manufacture of pharmaceutical products, while following cGMP protocol and ensuring a safe, quality, compliant and cost efficient operation.


* Scheduling, organizing and executing work for the shift.

* Coordinating manufacturing needs with other departments and ensuring cost efficient operation of the reactor systems and ancillary equipment.

* Review and provide input on new batch instructions and work directly with chemists and engineers to execute operations.

* Manage staff performance. Train new employees on proper cGMP procedures, taking the lead on process improvement, using document systems for inventory management and batch records.

* Take an active role in incident inquiry. Troubleshooting equipment problems and assisting operators in basic troubleshooting.


Preferred applicants will have a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering, along with a minimum of two years' experience working in chemical or pharmaceutical manufacturing, in a supervisory role. Experience working in a regulated environment, as well as GMP experience.

We will also consider applicants with an Associate's degree in a science-related field, five years' experience in chemical or pharmaceutical manufacturing and two years' supervisory experience. Experience working in a regulated environment, as well as GMP experience.

A high school diploma, or equivalent, and a minimum of eight years' experience in chemical or pharmaceutical manufacturing, with two years' experience in a supervisory role may also be considered. Experience working in a regulated environment, as well as GMP experience.

We invite all qualified applicants to apply. We offer competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and opportunity for advancement.

Alcami is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.