Cambrex Floater Operator in Charles City, Iowa

Floater Operator

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Take charge of your career and grow in new directions by exploring opportunities within a growing Life Sciences Company...

Cambrex Charles City, Inc. is a subsidiary of Cambrex Corporation (NYSE: CBM). Headquartered in East Rutherford, NJ. Cambrex Corporation provides products and services to accelerate the development and commercialization of branded and generic small molecule therapeutics. Cambrex supports its customers worldwide with R&D and cGMP manufacturing facilities in the US and Europe, maintains an excellent regulatory compliance record and provides strong expertise in various chemical technologies. Cambrex Charles City, Inc. develops and manufactures active pharmaceutical ingredients and pharmaceutical intermediates for a wide range of applications.

We are seeking a Floater Operator to work in our Charles City, IA location who shares the values and principles that characterize who we are and how we work. It's time to join our world-class team, if the following attributes reflect your desire to contribute:

  • Innovation - Cambrex employees have a strong desire to excel and apply their skills in innovative ways to meet the demands of an ever-changing business environment.

  • Experience - Cambrex employees provide knowledge-based solutions and are empowered to make appropriate decisions, and demonstrate a commitment to quality in everything they do.

  • Performance - Cambrex is an organization that appreciates and rewards, efficient, reliable performance, meets goals and objectives, and delivers the Cambrex promise to bring value to our customers and investors with uncompromising integrity and ethics.

Job DescriptionReporting to the shift supervisor, the Floater Operator will be expected to provide support to manufacturing areas, including general production support, cleaning, and minor facility maintenance. Starting wages at over $19/hr.Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide production support by performing duties such as material movement, general facility cleaning in the manufacturing areas, painting of facilities, clean room sanitization and environmental monitoring.

  • Assist reactor operators and drying room operators in manufacturing by completing second operator verification/sign-offs for operating steps that are designated as critical to quality and safety

  • Cross train as a reactor operator in order to perform operations duties on an as needed basis

  • As required, maintain accurate records by completing batch documentation per all applicable company policies and procedures

  • Follow all applicable operating procedures and regulatory requirements for manufacturing facilities

Job Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 3 or more years of experience in a manufacturing environment or related business

  • Good communication skills, both oral and written

  • Strong mechanical aptitude/knowledge

  • Shift assignment may vary. Must be able to work nights and/or every other weekend as per shift assignment

Cambrex Charles City offers an extraordinary opportunity, a competitive salary, and an exceptional benefits package including medical, dental, vision care and prescription, life, LTD, STD; 401(k) with employer match; tuition reimbursement; and the 'Arthur I. Mendolia Scholarship Program.' Post offer physical and drug screen are required. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to

Thank you for your interest in Cambrex Charles City!

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.

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Charles City, Iowa, United States

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