QC Team Lead

HERO

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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Posted
Role Type Permanent
Contact Katie Kilbane
email network@hero.ie

QC Team Lead

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Job ID: JOB-13155

QC Team Lead

This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic team within the quality department. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing a team of QC analysts/Senior QC analysts on a day-to-day basis alongside senior management within a well-established QC laboratory.

This is an ideal role for someone with 4 + years’ experience within a laboratory/ QC role looking to progress into a managerial position. Previous people management/ Team Lead experience is desirable.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure completion of testing to allow for timely release of raw materials for use in manufacture and finished product for release to the market.
  • Provide technical guidance in the event of equipment failure, calibration failure, out of specification results and any other issues as appropriate. Ensure all laboratory equipment is maintained and calibrated.
  • Perform detailed root cause investigations into out of specification results or any analytical errors that occur in the laboratory
  • Ensure timely completion of method transfer activities in accordance with relevant procedures.
  • Displays competency in the following technical areas: HPLC, IR, UV, dissolution & physical testing.
  • Maintain and follow all relevant Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s).
  • Adherence to the existing methods with reference to pharmacopoeia’s, specifications, regulations, and industry standards.
  • Full analysis of raw materials in a timely manner using appropriate analytical techniques with limited analyst related OOS.
  • Calibration and maintenance of laboratory equipment as per calibration procedures.
  • To support the laboratory testing schedule to achieve an efficient QC system and Customer Service level of >95%.
  • To maintain all laboratory logbooks, notebooks & associated documentation to GLP.
  • Ensure timely feedback of all queries as appropriate.
  • To bring to the notice of the manager any discrepancies, deviations or non-conformances in testing or work practice.
  • Display ability and follow up on Corrective Actions.
  • Sending out samples for external analysis when requested.
  • Participating in internal/External Audits.
  • Liaising with external suppliers/vendors in relation to QC consumables.
  • Ensure existing quality procedures are followed and where appropriate suggestions/change control forms are prepared so that the quality system will be continuously improved.
  • To adhere to any agreed internal laboratory rota tasks.
  • To maintain good housekeeping and hygiene within the laboratory.
  • Adherence to laboratory safety measures at all times highlighting areas for improvement
  • Ensuring that laboratory is kept tidy and that GLP/GMP standards are adhered to at all times
  • Ensure records pertaining to QC are all kept up to date and filed properly.
  • The above is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required and may be subject to change.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3rd level qualification – Bachelor’s degree in a science-based discipline.
  • 4+years’ experience in a manufacturing/ pharma environment.
  • People Management skills and experience desirable.
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office.
  • Experience working within a pharmaceutical cGLP Environment; with knowledge of EU GMP and US FDA Guidelines

 

For further information on this role please contact Katie Kilbane on 086 1283368  / network@hero.ie

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Katie Kilbane

JOB-13155

Apply Now

QC Team Lead

Katie Kilbane

Role Type Permanent
Contact Katie Kilbane
email network@hero.ie
mobile +086 1283368
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