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STEMCELL Technologies

Manufacturing Operations Associate, Material Management

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
6 days ago
Job Description Summary

The Manufacturing Operations Associate, Material Management is responsible for working within the Manufacturing Operations Material Management teams to ensure raw material accuracy and availability. They will be responsible for providing logistical support for the movement, storage, control and protection of raw materials. The Manufacturing Operations Associate, Material Management proactively identifies continuous improvement opportunities to improve operational efficiencies and reduce waste.

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the receipt and inspection of raw materials
  • Responsible for maintaining up to date accuracy of inventory of room temperature, -20°C and 4°C raw material by performing inventory cycle counts
  • Responsible for the organization and storage of manufacturing raw materials
  • Prepares, labels, picks and pulls daily raw material inventory according the manufacturing schedule
  • Discards expired materials (raw, in-process or finished goods) while adhering to safety practices
  • Maintains raw material and finished goods according to their status within our quality system (on-test, inspection, pending disposition and released)
  • Responsible for maintaining appropriate levels of non-inventoried materials by performing periodic counts and preparing purchase requisitions
  • Responsible for performing accurate inventory transactions in ERP system
  • Shift and overtime work may be required
  • Identify and propose continuous improvement opportunities to improve operational efficiencies and reduce waste

  • A high School Diploma with up to 3 years of experience in team environment or equivalent education and experience
  • Knowledge of Operational systems would be an asset (e.g. DDMRP, SAP)
  • In-depth knowledge in word-processing and spreadsheets
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and time management skills
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with others and be able to work in a team
  • Physical ability to lift 25-30lbs


STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore. Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as "Scientists Helping Scientists" - standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training. We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree. STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities.

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Create an account by selecting the create account button. You will then be asked for your email and to create a password. Your Password must be eight characters long, contain at least one special character, one capital letter, and a number. Once you have created your password you will be asked to upload your resume. Uploading your resume will provide the ability to auto-populate your application with information from your resume. If you prefer to manually complete all of the fields in the application you can do this by clicking next. You can upload your cover letter as an attachment in the attachments screen. Thank you for your interest in STEMCELL!

Manufacturing and Production