Apple & Associates services a wide range of companies, from top industry leaders to small start-up companies. We are very knowledgeable about all types of positions relative to the industries we serve and fill a broad range of roles including:





R&D, biotech, process, project, maintenance, manufacturing, mechanical, electrical, sales, IT, packaging engineering, electrical controls, engineering management and strategic leadership roles.



Recent roles filled: Project Engineer, Plant & Maintenance Engineering Supervisor, Injection Molding Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Process Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer.



Regulatory Affairs



FDA, EUMDR,  USDA, Food Safety, Clinical Research, Regulatory
Submissions for the US and International Countries, as well as  Manufacturing and Laboratory Regulatory Compliance.



Recent roles filled: Director of Regulatory Affairs, Latin America, Manager of Agency Compliance and Regulatory Affairs, Director Regulatory Affairs and Pharmacovigilance, Drug Safety Specialist, Senior Global Regulatory Specialist.






Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Quality Engineering and Quality Audit from tactical to leadership roles within the medical device as well as many other regulated industries.



Recent roles filled: Quality Engineer, Senior Quality Engineer, Quality Control Manager, Director of Quality Assurance.




Process Improvement



Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, TQM, Continuous Improvement, PFMEA, DFMEA, PPAP and Value Stream Mapping.



Recent roles filled: Operational Excellence Leaders (Six Sigma, Black Belt), Lean Leader, Manager of Operational Excellence and Regional Manager of Process Excellence.







Upstream and Downstream Marketing, Product Management and Marketing Communication and PR roles.


Recent roles filled: Senior Director of Marketing, Director of Global Market Research, Product Manager, Manager of Market Research, VP of Global Marketing, General Manager for marketing and sales.



Human Resources



Strategic HR leadership, HR business partner, Human Resource Safety Managers and  leaders for manufacturing and service industries.


Recent roles filled: Human Resource Business Partner, HR Manager -Puerto Rico, Manager HRIS, and HR Training Manager




Accounting and Finance



Manufacturing Accounting, Cost Accounting, Controller, Finance Manager, Financial Analyst and CFO openings.


Recent roles filled: Cost Accountant, Financial Analyst, Director Financial Planning & Analysis, and Controller.



Procurement and Supply Chain



Supply Chain and Purchasing for large or small organizations.


Recent roles filled: Director of Logistics Planning, Master Scheduler, Global Project Analyst, Strategic Commodity Manager, and Senior Buyer.






Strategic Leadership or Sales or Sales Operations as well as Regional Sales Management and Territory Sales representatives, mostly within the medical device space.


Recent roles filled: Sales Account Manager, Sales Representative, and Business Development Executive



Manufacturing Operations


Manufacturing Plant Management, Multi-plant leadership or strategic Operations Leadership including logistics and distribution.


Recent roles filled: Senior Director of Operations, Engineering Manager, Production Supervisor, Team Lead, Production Manager, and Maintenance Manager




Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and Food Manufacturing scientists in molecular biology, chemistry, wet lab, clinical lab or diagnostic laboratory environments.   


Recent roles filled: Principal Scientist, Medical Director, Director of Clinical Development, Bioanalytical Scientist, Formulation Chemist, LC/MS/MS Scientist, Genomic Process Development Scientist



Clinical Operations and Clinical Research


Clinical Research and Operations positions from early stage to close-out including Medical Directors, Directors of Clinical Operations to CRAs and Clinical Data Managers.


Recent roles filled: Clinical Data Manager, Proposal Specialist, Clinical Director of Operations, Clinical Project Director and Clinical Regulatory Affairs Director.