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  • Job reference number:15319897
  • Client ID:RI/JO-1711-363993_12
  • Posted on:05-FEB-2018
  • Location:DUBLIN NORTH
  • Job type:CONTRACT

On behalf of my client, a Dublin based API manufacturing facility, I am recruiting for a QA Specialist. This is a maternity cover role.

Your will report to the Assistant Manager, Quality, and your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Critical review of batch manufacturing logsheets and packing/shipping records and release of Intermediates and Final API. Addressing any outstanding items prior to release.

  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of up-to-date area SOPs and validation documentation

  • Co-ordinating routine QA activities of QA Assistants with emphasis on documentation control.

  • Maintenance, advancement and review of Quality Managements Systems including but not restricted, to the maintenance of Controlled Documentation System, Deviations Reports, Change Control Requests, Corrective & Preventative Action Reports and Material Defect Notifications as required.

  • Highlighting anomalies and GMP issues. Initiating & Assisting in QA investigations and initiation of Quality Committee Meetings, compilation of minutes and communications of discussion points, conclusions, assigning of actions and follow-up.

  • Assisting in Audit Preparation for QA Department and participation in Regulatory and Customer Audits.

  • Actively participating in Internal Inspections, assigning of Corrective & Preventative Actions, their implementation and assessment of effectiveness.

I am interested in hearing from candidates with the following background and experience:

  • Third level chemistry qualification.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a QA environment in pharma manufacturing (preferably API).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

For a full Job Spec and to apply for this role please call Deirdre on +353 1 2784671 or e-mail

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. Tel: +353 1 2784671

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