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Career Opportunities at Mikart

Mikart's employees are fundamental to the foundation of our success, and our staff plays an integral role in building longstanding and profitable customer relationships. We are committed to hiring and retaining high quality professionals.

Mikart offers an excellent benefits package from date of hire. The company fosters an open door management policy and building close-knit teams. We stress balance between our employee's personal and professional life, and foster a friendly, yet professional, work environment using advanced technology in state-of-the-art facilities. Continuous pursuit of improvement underscores all that we do.

Our comprehensive benefits plan includes:

  • 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan with salary deferrals, company match and discretionary profit sharing contributions
  • 100% company-paid short- and long-term disability coverage
  • 100% company-paid basic life insurance
  • optional supplemental life insurance
  • group health insurance, including medical and dental coverage
  • Vision care coverage
  • Medical Care Spending Account to help bridge the gap between health care expenses covered by insurance and eligible expenses that are paid out-of-pocket, by setting aside a certain amount of pretax dollars each year
  • Dependent Care Spending Account to help cover eligible out-of-pocket expenses for child or elder care, by setting aside a certain amount of pretax dollars each year
  • Employee Assistance Program to provide employees and their families resources and referrals on such issues as child, elder and self care, financial and legal matters
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) earned at rates of 16 days - 26 days per year, based on length of service

The involvement, dedication, and teamwork of our people support our efforts to grow and prosper. If you are interested in pursuing employment at Mikart, please see below for our current list of career opportunities.

Open Positions:

Assistant Scientist - Stability Testing
Quality Control Analytical Chemist
Full-Time and Part-Time Security Guard
Pharmaceutical Project Manager
Formulations Research Scientist


Assistant Scientist - Stability Testing:

The Assistant Scientist- Stability Testing for Mikart, Inc. AR&D Department is responsible for testing incoming stability samples for pharmaceutical dosage forms (solid and liquid oral dosages), as well as performing analytical work as needed to support the workload.  

General analyses include:

•  The use of all laboratory equipment used in routine sample analyses (e.g., HPLC, UPLC, GC, UV-VIS Spectrophotometer, Dissolution Apparatuses and Karl Fisher titrator).

•  The use and operation of HPLCs equipped with integrators, and Millennium software and GCs using Empower 2 software.

•  Perform routine analyses on incoming stability samples.

•  Performing finished product and stability sample analysis on Research and Development formulations.

Requirements for the Position:

BS degree in Chemistry and 1 or more years experience in a GMP pharmaceutical laboratory environment required.  Hands-on, bench experience with HPLC and GC is a must. Excellent communication and technical writing skills are required.

Mikart strives to be a leader in new technology. As such, the R&D department has acquired multiple Water Acquity UPLC systems. Experience in UPLC is a plus.

 

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Quality Control Analytical Chemist:

The QC Analysts for Mikart, Inc. are responsible for preparing, performing, and documenting analyses on incoming in-process, raw material, finished product, and/or stability samples in accordance with Mikart specifications and procedures. 

General analyses include:

•  The use of all laboratory equipment used in routine sample analyses (for example, UV-VIS, FTIR, Karl Fisher tritator, pH meter, drying oven, and dissolution apparatus for finished product and stability testing).

•  The use and operation of HPLCs equipped with integrators, and with Millennium software.

•  Sample prep for GC analyses, and the use and operation of GCs equipped with Chemstation software.

•  Participation in discrepancy investigation resolution procedures.

Requirements for the Position:

BS degree in Chemistry or in a related Science is required. Minimum of 2 years of experience in a GMPs pharmaceutical laboratory preferred; or other appropriate combination of education, training and applicable experience.

 

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Full-Time and Part-Time Security Guard:

Mikart, Inc. is recruiting for experience Security personnel to work second, third and weekend shifts. The Security Guard for Mikart, Inc. is responsible for monitoring the interior and exterior of the building at which he/she is stationed.

Duties include but are not limited to the following:

•  Monitoring and authorizing entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other persons.

•  Checking identification badges for each employee entering the building at the guard station and checking baggage of those exiting past the guard's station.

•  Monitoring via CCTV facility’s sensitive areas.

•  Inspecting and adjusting security systems and equipment to ensure proper operation.

•  Patrolling exterior premises to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, and windows.

•  Coordinating the orderly flow of traffic into and out of the parking lot.

•  Writing reports of daily activities and irregularities.

Requirements for the Position:

High School diploma or equivalent with previous security experience is required. One to two years experience in monitoring closed circuit TV system is preferred. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, follow detailed procedures, and have good customer service skills. Must be able to work collegially and independent of intensive supervision. Fluency in the English language is required.

 

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Pharmaceutical Project Manager:

The Project Manager for Mikart, Inc. is responsible for on-time delivery of development and technical transfer of solid oral dose and non-sterile liquids from formulation through product approval, validation and launch. The Project Manager serves as the projects internal team lead and primary contact for interaction with customers.

Duties include but aren’t limited to the following:

•  Developing project timelines for all development and transfer activities.

•  Gather all necessary pre-development information required for project i.e. quota requests, NDC codes, imprint information, etc.

•  Coordinating activities among Formulations, Analytical R&D, QC and Operations to ensure timely development and transfer of projects in process.

•  Facilitating the resolution of issues that may impede the successful maintenance of the project schedule.

•  Monitoring progress and reporting project status to Upper Management weekly.

•  Developing and maintaining annual forecasts for R&D revenue to be generated.

•  Assist Production Planner in scheduling production and packaging of submission/registration batches.

•  Initiating customer billing for completed activities and investigating/correcting billing discrepancies for work or any materials used in the execution of a project.

Minimum Requirements for the Position:

Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years’ experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing or related industry, or other appropriate combination of education, training and experience. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, demonstrated organizational abilities and interpersonal skills are necessary. The candidate must display attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple priorities. Well developed technical writing skills and ability to work under minimal supervision in a team environment required. Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Project necessary; experience in creating and implementing Project Management systems a plus.

 

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Formulations Research Scientist:

The Research Scientist is responsible for carrying out and interpreting pre-formulation studies and results; conducting formulation and process R&D, optimization, and scale-up studies; carrying out research and development various oral solid dosage forms; and preparing manufacturing batch records development reports.

Skills required:

•  Familiar with the formulation and process of various oral solid dosage forms.

•  Familiar with the formulation and process of various oral liquid dosage forms.

•  Knowledge and experience in the process equipment employed in oral solid and liquid dosage forms, such as high-shear granulator, chilsonator, fluid-bed granulator, Comil, Fitzmil, and etc.

•  Knowledge and experience in “Quality by Design” (QbD) in oral solid dosage forms.

Requirements for the Position:

Bachelor’s degree in pharmacy, chemistry, chemical engineering, or biology major and 3 – 5 years related experience, or other appropriate combination of education and experience.

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Qualified applicants should submit their resumes with salary history to careers@mikart.com as an attachment in Word (*.doc) format or fax to 404-350-0432, attention HR.

STARTING SALARY FOR THE ABOVE POSITIONS IS COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE.

Preferred consideration will be given to candidates with previous pharmaceutical industry experience.

We are a drug-free workplace. All successful candidates will be subject to drug testing

Paper resumes may be mailed to: Human Resources
1750 Chattahoochee Ave., NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS OR AGENCIES

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