Shift QA Officer

Shift QA Officer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Scientific, Pharmaceutical & Chemical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £46016 per annum

  • Contact:

    Johnathan Miller

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8968

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    As soon as possible

Shift QA Officer
Based in Liverpool
Pharmaceutical industry
£21.07 per hour - £46,016 per annum
Shifts of 12 hours 4 days on 4 days off, 7.00am – 7.00pm

A major pharmaceutical company is looking to appoint 2 additional QA Officers to provide QA support to the Manufacturing area at their site based in Liverpool on a shift basis.  Rates of pay are again very competitive and reflect the highest on offer within the industry locally. 

  • Provide first line QA support to the site on a shift rotation.
  • Responsible for providing cGMP and quality review, approval and decision-making to manufacturing and support functions. 
  • The role holder must be confident in making first line quality decisions as these may potentially be required on night shifts. 
  • Work as a member of cross-functional teams and will support batch release activities as defined by the Quality Assurance Manager.
  • Work with other shift QA colleagues to ensure that all manufacturing batch records are reviewed in the specified timelines to assure compliance with the licensed and cGMP requirements.
  • Provide quality advice and coaching within the cross functional environment on the shop floor where manufacturing issues and questions arise.
  • Provide support for deviation investigations, ensuring effective root cause investigations are performed and product quality implications accurately assessed. Identify repeat deviations and ensure appropriate corrective actions are taken. 
  • Ensure that minor deviations and CAPA, technical reports and other applicable documents are approved within the designated timelines..
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Have a good knowledge of cGMP requirements and applicable process knowledge
  • Experience working in a pharmaceutical environment
  • Understanding of EU and FDA regulatory requirements
  • General experience of Quality Management Systems
  • Competent IT skills, particularly MS Excel and Word
  • Possess good communication skills
  • Ability to work as a member of a team, but flexible to work on their own
  • Ability to manage multiple sets of information, prioritizing when required
  • Ideally qualified to BSc level however HND or equivalent with the right experience will be considered
For further details and to apply please contact Johnathan Miller at Scantec on 0151._ 666._ 8968 and johnathanm (at) scantec. co. uk

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