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QA Specialist

Reference ID : HNJ46
Category :
  • Science
  • Pharma / Biotech
  • General Manufacturing
  • Medical Devices
Date Posted : Oct 5, 2017
Job Location
  • Munster
- Cork
Experience : 2+ Years
Salary : Neg
Employment Type
Nicola O'Sullivan
Contact Number : 087 0622429
QA Specialist required to oversee compliance activities relating to qualification and validation projects.

Principal Responsibilities

QA Specialist

Headcount Engineering are currently seeking to recruit a QA Specialist to become a key member of the quality team within a leading Cork based pharmaceutical multinational.

The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out tasks and projects related to managing compliance activities during qualification and validation projects.


  • Review and approval of change controls, non-conformance investigations and protocols
  • Support and direction to all departments in respect of specific quality system elements ensuring business quality and compliance goals are met
  • Assess compliance systems to identify opportunities for process improvement
  • Review and/or approve non-conformance investigations and associated documentation
  • Coordinate investigation activities to identify root causes and ensure corrective actions are appropriate
  • Review and/or approve change control requests, implementation actions and request closures
  • Track records from the initiation through closure processes and advise relevant personnel

Qualifications & Requirements

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree in a Scientific/Technical discipline
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in a quality, validation or compliance role within the biological/pharmaceutical industry
  • Knowledgeable of FDA/EMEA regulatory applicable to biologics/pharmaceuticals
  • Experience in statistical sampling plan development
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Results and performance driven

For more information and a full job spec contact Nicola on 087 0622429 or email your CV in the strictest confidence to jobs@headcount.ie

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