Quality Assurance Specialist II
Social Circle, Georgia
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Support Quality Systems processes (e.g. Investigations, CAPA, Change Control, Management Review, FCA, Complaint handling, Plasma Lookback Process, etc) and prepare and communicate Quality Systems performance metrics.
Assist plant wide departments with Quality Systems processes (e.g. Investigations, Change Control, Management Review, FCA, Complaint handling, Lookback Process etc) .
Participate in continuous improvement initiatives.
Support site audit and inspections (e.g. Internal Audits, FDA and other regulatory body inspections)
Perform compliance related activities (e.g .walkthroughs, local audits and compliance reviews, GMP training)
Coordinate and assist with TrackWise system deviations
Review and approve Insignificant and Significant Change Control records.
Ensure that Management reviews are conducted as required by the relevant procedures.
Supports customer complaint response and tracking.
Maintain expertise in quality systems and quality processes
Assist with revision of standard operating procedures as assigned by management.
Participate and lead projects within the department as assigned by management
Data entries, maintains and administer databases, build queries and prepare/ issue reports
Write, review and approve new or revised procedures.
Participate in internal or external assessments, as required.
Communicates with other managers (cross functional) for process improvements, alignment of quality concepts
Prepare and communicate monthly performance metrics
Provide training within the department and to other department employees (e.g. NEO,GEMS, Change Control, Compliance, GMP )
Technical writing skills
Problem solving skills
Understanding of manufacturing processes and/or quality systems elements
Experience in utilization of Quality Systems such as TrackWise, VEEVA
Demonstrates strong communication skills (verbal and written)
Data analysis skills are required
(Degree in the life sciences, engineering and 2 to 5 years experience with a medical device / pharmaceutical or other similarly regulated industry preferred)
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Job ID SR0032756