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Manufacturing Manager

Iowa City, IA

Job Reference #: 73106

Job Information:

Immediate opening for a qualified Manufacturing Manager to join The University of Iowa Pharmaceuticals (UIP) sterile products unit.
This position plans, directs and coordinates development projects for client pharmaceutical and biotechnology organizations.  The position serves to develop new sterile drug products which generate funds supporting the University of Iowa Pharmaceuticals.

Required Qualifications:
A Master’s degree in Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Engineering, or other natural scientific discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience
A Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharm.D., or other natural scientific discipline and at least two years’ experience in a cGMP or similar manufacturing environment

Demonstrates an extensive level of proficiency in one or more of the following competencies:
  • Pharmaceutical Research, Development and Manufacturing
  • Product Design and Development
  • Standard Operating Procedures 
  • Internal Controls
  • Performance Management

Demonstrates a working knowledge of the following competencies:
  • Project Management
  • Pharmaceutical Knowledge

Physical requirements with or without reasonable accommodation:
  • Move up to and including 50 lbs 
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Be able to wear a respirator*
*Applicants may provide current respirator clearance certification dated within six months of the date of the offer, from a similar health clinic or health provider in lieu of the evaluation by UI Employee Health Clinic.  

Baseline bloodwork will be required at time of hire and annually thereafter due to possible exposure to hazardous chemicals.

More information about the University of Iowa Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing Manager position and how to apply may be found at  Refer to requisition #73106.   To learn about the College of Pharmacy please visit our website at

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/ affirmative action employer.   All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Application Instructions:

Refer to requisition #73106.

Posted 07/10/18

Job ID: 46453280