Now Hiring: Pharmaceutical Jobs

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Happy Monday! Perhaps, as we begin another working week, you're feeling a little down. A little low. In need of a bit of "pep." But wait: don't go dosing yourself quite yet. Instead, take a look at the great jobs available in the industry that's responsible for developing, manufacturing, and selling good old western medicine: the pharmaceutical business.

Whether you're interested in scientific career or hoping to get your foot in the door of sales, Big Pharma's got something for everyone. And no, we're not talking about happy pills. Click through to check out today's best pharmaceutical jobs, all of them now hiring.

Now Hiring: Pharmaceutical Jobs
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Now Hiring: Pharmaceutical Jobs

Base pay: $17 - 25/hr

Description: Production Chemists will be responsible for: Supporting the production team by performing routine and non-routine synthetic chemistry. Utilizing numerous analytical processes including wet chemistry and liquid chromatography. Eventually performing challenging and technical synthetic processes according to strict cGMP guidelines.

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Average salary: $63,000

Description: Manage and direct the daily activities of assigned laboratory work group(s) through appropriate delegation, technical skills training, and work supervision. Meet regularly with staff and senior management to discuss and resolve workload and technical issues. Screen and assign workload. Plan, prioritize and assign tasks and projects. Counsel, train and coach laboratory staff. Assist in developing performance standards. Monitor work, develop staff skills and evaluate performance. Assist in establishment and revision of laboratory policies and procedures. Maintain appropriate control and quality assurance procedures. Ensure compliance with safety requirements.

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Average salary: $55,000

Description: The primary objective of the sales representative is to meet established sales goals by delivering real value to our customers through differentiated products and services. The sales representative will be supported in this initiative with tools and promotional resources designed to have local impact.  The successful representative will demonstrate the ability to target and manage their territory strategically while operating within an assigned budget.  They will also need to be a highly engaged, positive team player and show a high degree of customer focus. 

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Average salary: $71,000

Description: Pharmacy Systems, Inc. seeks to hire a Director of Pharmacy at Community Westview Hospital. The successful candidate will have previous director experience, strong leadership skills, experience juggling multiple projects and, who will take ownership of the pharmacy department.Manage and direct the activities of the Department of Pharmacy. Develop, implement, and monitor compliance with departmental policies and procedures. Maintain a system of staff development and evaluation to ensure compliance with regulatory issues and to promote optimal patient care. Develop and maintain a system of financial and inventory control according to hospital standards, including preparation, submission and administration of an annual departmental budget.

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Average salary: $57,000

Description: Our client, a leader in the pharmaceutical industry, is currently seeking qualified candidates to work in their Microbiology group. These are entry level positions, so they will be trained on the aseptic techniques, sample prep, and basic microbial testing. 

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Average salary: $67,000

Description: The Process Improvement Analyst is responsible for supporting the finance and pharmacy network contracting functions of the company in accordance with the policies and practices of EnvisionRxOptions. This position will be responsible for reporting on the various pharmacy rates and maximum allowable cost (MAC) lists, and their respective generic effective rates (GERs), as well as coordinating updates of the MAC lists with PBM and mail order operations while maintaining the exceptional level of professionalism and customer service standards that Envision has attained within the pharmacy benefit management industry.

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Average salary: $89,000

Description: The Associate Director of Biostatistics will be a key member of several teams responsible for the development and submission of publications and presentations arising from our company-sponsored Phase 3 and 4 clinical and research studies.  This position supports Global Medical Affairs and in-market products and the analyses will be mostly post-hoc and oriented toward the needs of health care provider and Payor audiences.  (Scientist audiences upon occasion.)  You will provide input to cross-functional groups led by Medical Affairs who brainstorm, select, and prioritize new post-hoc analyses to meet specific strategic goals, and to groups who develop the abstracts and manuscripts. 

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Base pay: $12 - 14/hr

Description: Individuals will be working in a fast-paced environment. Responsible for anything from pharmaceutical production such as running machines in a clean room environment, mixing raw materials, doing changeovers, packaging, labeling, return goods, distribution, and logistics.

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Average salary: $59,000

Description: Development, administration, maintenance, operation, and control of the Materials Requirement Plan (MRP), and Material Scheduling for raw materials, and packaging components.  The goal of these plans is to provide for optimum customer service, utilizing minimum inventories while maximizing plant-operating efficiency.  Complete special projects as required.  Participate in launch team activities.

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Average salary: $67,000

Description: As a Pharmacist, you will receive written prescription or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate in an inpatient hospital setting. Additional responsibilities of the Pharmacist include: Establishing or maintaining patient profiles, including lists of medications taken by individual patients. Maintaining proper storage and security conditions for drugs. Answering telephones, responding to questions or requests. Prepacking bulk medicines, filling bottles with prescribed medications, and typing and affixing labels. Mixing pharmaceutical preparations, according to written prescriptions. Cleaning and helping to maintain equipment or work areas and sterilize glassware, according to prescribed methods. Pricing and filing prescriptions that have been filled. Assisting customers by answering simple questions, locating items, or referring them to the pharmacist for medication information.

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