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- NASDAQ:AKRX
Last Updated 2019-08-16

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nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM Manager, QC Chemistry Laboratory Open Jul 17th, 2019 12:00AM SUMMARY:Will implement and coordinate QC analytical laboratory functions at the Decatur location. Will ensure consistent quality of production by developing and enforcing good practice systems, validating processes, providing documentation, managing staff, and fully understand the requirements for the products. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Monitoring departmental activities to ensure work is completed within the targeted timelines.• Ensuring completion of Analytical R&D method transfers into Quality Control laboratory.• Reviewing QC documents that support analytical requirements in accordance with USP guidelines.• Generating summary reports and trend analysis reports• Ensuring OOS investigations to address departures from written SOP's are completed andcorrective actions are implemented and effective. • Provides guidance and training to staff and motivates individuals to achieve results.• Develops and monitors department budgets. • Coordinates department activities, ensuring production needs are safely and effectively met• Establish policies, procedures, standards and objectives for the provision of services and  coordinates with      other departments to provide maximum level of services• Ensures GMPIGLP Compliance• Oversees training and ensures staff competenciesADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:• To ensure staff is trained• Troubleshooting in chemical testing and instruments• Ensure testing are conducted in accordance with SOP's and approved methods• Assisting in the hiring process of new personnel (Chemists and Technicians) Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM Director, Global Contract Manufacturing Supply Chain Open Jul 17th, 2019 12:00AM The Director, Global Supply Chain will be responsible for providing strategic direction and oversight of contract manufactured drug substances and drug products. This position is responsible for the identification, selection, and supplier/alliance management of a global supply base which supports the Generics, OTC and Animal Health, business units. Responsible to scan all enterprise sources of supply and ensure suppliers are evaluated and agreements are made using rigorous, systematic approaches and managed with common processes throughout the organization.  The incumbent is expected to absorb information quickly and use available tools to identify and exploit opportunities that arise. The incumbent working with business unit stakeholders and leading cross-functional team identifies opportunities, possible sources, negotiate contracts and support qualification process to drive significant contributions to develop a world-class global supply chain. The role requires working with executives of both internal and external parties. ESSENTIAL FUNCTION:• Define and implement global sourcing strategies that consolidate and optimize both the supplier base and services, while securing the lowest Total Cost of Ownership and access to the highest levels of service and quality.• Conducts spend analysis and applicable support of business case development. • Provide Sourcing expertise to senior management for major projects involving the selection, negotiation and acquisition of products, services, proposed acquisition of raw materials, R&D materials, or manufacturing services on a worldwide basis. • Identify, develop and manage strategic business relationships and gain a comprehensive understanding of business • Responsibility of sourcing aspects of supply chain management, specifically, the setting of policies and strategies to improve the relationships with all suppliers of the corporation as well as develop integrated programs to remove costs from the acquisition process. • Work closely with senior R&D management to ensure proper selection, evaluation and acquisition of all research raw materials. This also includes providing research into new and alternate materials• Assist internal clients to develop and enforce compliance to supplier Service Level Agreements - manage and measure supplier performance.• Work with Financial Planning & Analysis team and others to gather and assess budget forecasts, further supporting sourcing plans for applicable business functions, plants, etc.• Educate end-users on Procurement policies and procedures through daily interactions and other defined training programs.• Develop and implement solutions to Procurement performance & service issues as they arise.• Be committed to cost control and cost reductions for the company while at the same time maintaining continuous supply of goods and services. Introduce new and innovative ideas for the Procurement of goods and services• Actively develop and manage supplier performance using key performance indicators and scorecard development, business reviews and effective contract change/dispute management process.• Lead a cross-functional team of professionals during various sourcing and supplier management initiatives. Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM Housekeeper/ Porter- 2nd Open Jul 17th, 2019 12:00AM This position is at a Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plant. Responsibilities include: Cleaning facility including offices, restrooms, general plant areas, and laboratories.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: DustingMoppingEmptying garbage cansCleaning restroomsGeneral cleaning of plant facilitiesRead and fill out written logsWaxing floorsSome outdoor work required Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM QA Supervisor, Investigations Open Jul 18th, 2019 12:00AM SUMMARY:Maintains and coordinates investigation action plan to assure that all excursions are adequately investigated for determination of root cause and that corrective and preventive actions are identified and implemented to prevent/reduce excursions in processes and procedures. Assists the Manager in the scheduling and coordination of staff to meet aggressive project timelines. The Quality Assurance Supervisor will play an important role at Akorn, Inc. by working closely with all departments and by being responsible for various projects, which may include, but are not limited to, the list below:  ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Final review and Quality evaluation of investigations of deviations from standard operating procedures, sterility test failures, out of specification and out of trend results. Review and evaluate investigations of product complaints and process related errors. Evaluate and incorporate training programs to enhance root cause training and investigation writing Work with TrackWise to initiate, process, and close customer complaints and investigations.Supervise personnel on projects.Previews and reviews completed Maintenance Work Orders as part of the Quality Assurance audit function.Able to trouble shoot quality assurance complaint, CAPA, and investigation issues in consultation with subject matter experts and management. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:As needed. Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM 3rd shift Production Manager Open Jul 19th, 2019 12:00AM SUMMARY:Managing the sterile solutions manufacturing operations to include scheduling and supporting the areas of formulation, glassware preparation, equipment preparation, aseptic filling, lyophilization, and product sterilization for all of the manufacturing operations.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.• Develop, implement and monitor program for evaluation of labor hours per batch, yield, glass prep and filling losses, equipment function / repair, etc. • Interacts with the Master Scheduling Coordinator on scheduling of the manufacturing of all products.• Evaluation of operational efficiencies and cGMP compliance.  Recommendation, purchase and validation of new equipment purchases to increase efficiencies and meet cGMP’s.• Evaluation and purchase of production supplies and suppliers.• Manage manufacturing personnel required to support  aseptic filling suites during assigned shift.• Writing, reviewing and/or approving Departmental Standard Operating Procedures, Master Batch Records and Validation Protocols.• Interviewing, hiring, training, reviewing, recommending salary adjustments and issuing disciplinary action, as necessary, for all manufacturing personnel.• The performance and supervision of maintenance activities performed in the aseptic suites and controlled areas; i.e., integrity and flow testing of all HEPA filters, preventative maintenance on equipment, etc.• Be trained and able to perform job assignments of all manufacturing positions.• Interaction with Regulatory Agencies (FDA, DEA, OSHA) and contract clients.• Developing and maintaining the manufacturing operational and capital budget.  • Willingness to travel for equipment factory acceptance testing, client project meetings or industry trade shows and / or seminars.ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:• Interact with the Second Shift Production Manager/Supervisor, as applicable, in coordinating shift transition, product handling and flow and manufacturing personnel training.• Interact with Engineering, Maintenance, R&D and Quality groups for facility modifications, equipment improvements  and additions or changes to operational parameters. Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM Maintenance Technician Open Jul 19th, 2019 12:00AM SUMMARY:Performs routine and preventative maintenance (PM) on all facility and production equipment at both facilities. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:1. Install new equipment and perform preventative (PM) on all facility and production equipment at both facilities.  This includes but is not limited to mechanical, electrical and HVAC type activities.  Typical types of production equipment include filling, packaging, washing and sterilization equipment.  Facility equipment includes air handlers, boilers, compressors, pumps, chillers, water treatment systems and general building maintenance.2. Perform routine maintenance on production and facility equipment and components.  This item includes all of the equipment listed above and may require the incumbent to work any shift and may necessitate both scheduled and unscheduled overtime.  The incumbent may be required to carry and respond to a cell phone, pager or radio.3. Work with all departments to increase the capacity of the manufacturing group by enhancing the reliability of equipment at the Decatur facilities.  Keep an open line of communication across department and managerial lines.4. Document and record all operating and maintenance data; May write purchase requisitions as instructed.5. Assist with IQ, OQ and PQs.6. Demonstrate, repetitively, the ability to perform soft soldering and solvent plastic welding in pressure applications, providing structurally adequate and neat work without defects.7. Good organization skills to maintain a neat, clean and orderly work environment and facility.8. Demonstrate the ability to understand and independently monitor, control and communicate the condition of all facility alarm systems to internal and external authorized personnel.9. Demonstrate the ability to use basic hand tools, power tools and meters (DVM, Amp and Ohm).10. Compliance with all OSHA and Akorn safety requirements.11. Demonstrate the ability to interpret engineering and equipment installation drawings12. Demonstrate a thorough and timely response to critical facility problems including environmental monitoring, security and fire alarms parameters. Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM 2nd shift Production Coordinator Open Jul 19th, 2019 12:00AM SUMMARY:The position is responsible for coordinating delivery of product samples to microbiology and quality control.  Production Coordinator will collaborate with various departments in coordinating the in process leak testing of ampoule as well as coordinating the transfer of product to Wyckles. Further responsibilities ensure the manufacturing department meets its quality assurance and scheduling goals by planning, scheduling, executing, and directing manufacturing activities accordingly. ESSENTIAL PRODUCTION COORDINTATOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Work directly with Warehouse team members to coordinate the transfer of all product to Wyckles facility.Assist the QA department in removing Hold Notifications from product which may include pulling additional samples or rejecting product.Perform batch record product accountabilities.Coordinate and/or perform sampling of product and deliver to microbiology and quality control for testing.Coordinate and/or perform leak testing of ampoule products in a timely manner.Calculate the light and temperature exposure for products before they’re transferred to the Wyckles facility.Coordinate and/or perform rework of product due to in-process issues. Rework may include testing weight checks and torque checks or pulling missed critical samples from specific tray locations.Coordinate the terminal sterilization schedule and monitor adherence by all production shifts. Maintain a clean and sanitary environment.    ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:Indirect oversight of assigned production fill room, equipment preparation or glassware preparation employees. Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; addressing complaints and resolving problems.  Must understand people and be able to communicate effectively with them.  Must be able to perform basic to intermediate math calculations.  Must be able to solve problems, handle conflict, and make effective decisions under pressure.  JOB PREREQUISITES:   Ability to meet attendance standards.  All full-time employees are required to work a 40-hr week.  At times it may be necessary to work additional hours in order to get the required tasks accomplished to meet deadlines.Should have prior supervisory or leadership responsibilities, or a minimum of three (3) years manufacturing experience. Have the ability to perform minor calculations. Performance which demonstrates leadership, motivation, teamwork, and eagerness to learn.  EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or two (2) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.Experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment a plus. Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM 3rd shift Production Coordinator Open Jul 19th, 2019 12:00AM SUMMARY:The position is responsible for coordinating delivery of product samples to microbiology and quality control.  Production Coordinator will collaborate with various departments in coordinating the in process leak testing of ampoule as well as coordinating the transfer of product to Wyckles. Further responsibilities ensure the manufacturing department meets its quality assurance and scheduling goals by planning, scheduling, executing, and directing manufacturing activities accordingly. ESSENTIAL PRODUCTION COORDINTATOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Work directly with Warehouse team members to coordinate the transfer of all product to Wyckles facility.Assist the QA department in removing Hold Notifications from product which may include pulling additional samples or rejecting product.Perform batch record product accountabilities.Coordinate and/or perform sampling of product and deliver to microbiology and quality control for testing.Coordinate and/or perform leak testing of ampoule products in a timely manner.Calculate the light and temperature exposure for products before they’re transferred to the Wyckles facility.Coordinate and/or perform rework of product due to in-process issues. Rework may include testing weight checks and torque checks or pulling missed critical samples from specific tray locations.Coordinate the terminal sterilization schedule and monitor adherence by all production shifts. Maintain a clean and sanitary environment.    ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:Indirect oversight of assigned production fill room, equipment preparation or glassware preparation employees. Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; addressing complaints and resolving problems.  Must understand people and be able to communicate effectively with them.  Must be able to perform basic to intermediate math calculations.  Must be able to solve problems, handle conflict, and make effective decisions under pressure.  JOB PREREQUISITES:   Ability to meet attendance standards.  All full-time employees are required to work a 40-hr week.  At times it may be necessary to work additional hours in order to get the required tasks accomplished to meet deadlines.Should have prior supervisory or leadership responsibilities, or a minimum of three (3) years manufacturing experience. Have the ability to perform minor calculations. Performance which demonstrates leadership, motivation, teamwork, and eagerness to learn.  EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or two (2) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.Experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment a plus. Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM Microbiology Lab Clerk Open Jul 19th, 2019 12:00AM The Micro Lab Clerk will perform administrative functions in a support role within the laboratory operation including but not limited to filing, data entry, ordering supplies, sample receiving, distribution and destruction. The Micro Lab Clerk will work in a detail oriented and compliant manner in a fast paced, moderately stressful environment and is expected to adhere to deadlines.  ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Enter laboratory Data reports for Micro Lab when required by Micro Manager/Supervisor.Maintain the Laboratory for Compliance. Responsible for logging in all products entering the Micro Lab including controlled product and their setting up for destruction. Delivering all Finished Products reports to Q.A.Maintaining lab inventories in spreadsheet or equivalentOrdering and receiving lab supplies. Organizing the supplies upon receiptAssisting in laboratory hazardous waste disposalMaintain and demonstrate a high level of personal and professional integrity and report any suspicious activity to laboratory management.  Additional responsibilities may be assigned by Laboratory Supervisors or Managers, as needed Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
nasdaq:akrx akorn.com akorn.com Jul 25th, 2019 12:00AM Technical Development Engineer Open Jul 19th, 2019 12:00AM The full-time, Development Engineer will have an opportunity to rotate through 3 areas of engineering within our Decatur, IL facility during their first year of employment – Maintenance, Projects and Technical.    The Maintenance Development Engineer will have primary responsibility for functioning as the off-shift Maintenance supervisor - supporting routine, reactive, predictive, and preventative maintenance (PM) on all facility and production equipment at both facilities.The Project Development Engineer will have primary responsibility for supporting Akorn’s capital and internal project plans and assist in their proper implementation in alignment with engineering standards.  They will support necessary oversight, logistical support, and design & validation deliverables as assigned, and support projects related to facility modifications and construction, equipment installations and retrofits, and engineering level activities.The Technical Development Engineer will have primary responsibility for providing support for technical ownership for the design, selection, and support of equipment, technologies, facilities, and systems used to manufacture and package aseptic products. This role includes collaboration with Operations, Finance, Engineering, IT, and Quality functional resources. Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Jul 24th, 2019 10:14PM Health Care Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology

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