Quality Assurance Specialist

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    Limerick, Republic of Ireland

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    Justin Pankinas

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Performs activities in support of dispositioning product while ensuring compliance with Quality Assurance (QA) policies and procedures, cGMPs, SOPs, and Clients Standard Requirement Documents.


  • Represent Quality Assurance both internal and External, with Partners and Contract Manufacturers in support of complex Deviations, Change Controls, CAPAs, etc., including active participation in investigation, evaluation, and problem resolution
  • Train and/or mentor junior employees, including providing insights and education on processes and procedures.
  • Provides consultation or advice in alignment with QA policies; and develop an understanding of external partner and manufacturers site procedures.
  • Perform activities associated with reading product records for disposition (e.g. manufacturing record review, receipt, inspection, document review, shipping, etc). Activities may be on site at a partner or contract manufacturer or at a desk
  • Review, edit, or approve Clients controlled documents
  • Review and approval of investigations associated with raw materials, product, laboratory, facilities, and materials.
  • Continually evaluating Clients processes and procedures with an eye toward continuous improvement


  • Requires BS/BA in scientific discipline or related field and minimum 2-year relevant experience. Relevant experience may be substituted for education requirement.
  • Understanding of aseptic filling and/or packaging operations is preferred.
  • Good organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Requires good written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills and the ability to effectively interact cross functionally and cross-organizationally.
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments and changing priorities.
  • Ability to learn and utilize computerized systems for daily performance of tasks
  • Ability to prioritize, manage multiple tasks, and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work a varied schedule including off shift and weekends.
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of time.