Quality Assurance Specialist


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Location Tipperary
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Contract
Contact Maraleeze Keane
email Recruit@hero.ie

Quality Assurance Specialist

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Job ID: JOB-13640
Quality Assurance Specialist

An amazing opportunity has arisen for an Associate Quality Assurance Specialist to join our client who is a leading name in the pharmaceutical industry. This organisation has worldwide expertise but also a local presence within their specialised field.

Location – Tipperary 

Contract length – 7 months

Hybrid work option available

Key Responsibilities:

• Participate as functional expert in the cross functional team that manages production right first time.

• Review and approve Quality System documentation.

• Ensure that all Laboratory Out of Specification (OOS) and process deviations are documented, assessed and associated CAPA identified. Provide support to deviation investigations and process performance monitoring. Perform trending on deviations raised as required to identify improvement initiatives.

• Provide guidance on quality requirements to maintain validation status, including participation in process/product Risk Assessments.

• Provide detailed knowledge of quality systems in place and ensure that root cause is identified and corrective actions as appropriate are completed.

• Provide feedback on re-occurring issues ensuring continuous improvement to systems/processes.

• Prepare Annual Process and System Reviews.

• Act as lead/team auditor to support the internal GMP walkdown and scheduled audits.

• Creation, review and approval of quality procedures as required.

• Supports the implementation of site or capital projects by defining validation requirements and providing technical assistance and support as a member of the project teams.

• Develops Validation Summary Reports and assist in developing overall Quality plans for major projects.

• Laboratory QA oversight – Support and approve the systems supporting laboratory functions, instrumentation and GLIMS. Provide Quality oversight and approval for laboratory incidents / investigations and documentation.

• This list is not exhaustive – full spec available upon request


• Degree or post-graduate qualification in Science, Pharmacy or equivalent.

• Knowledge of Quality IT systems desirable (e.g. SAP, Trackwise).

• Knowledge and demonstrated expertise in Lean / Continuous Improvement.

• Experience and knowledge of GMP Requirements for Electronic /paper free operations. • •Experience in any of the following:

•High potency/ Spray drying/Laboratory/API/Oral Solid Dose/Project Management desirable.

For further information on this role in Tipperary please contact Maraleeze Keane on 086 441 0614 or recruit@hero.ie

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Maraleeze Keane


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Quality Assurance Specialist

Maraleeze Keane

Role Type Contract
Contact Maraleeze Keane
email Recruit@hero.ie
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