Quality Assurance Specialist

Chemisphere Corporation    St. Louis, MO
Job Description

Chemisphere Corporation is seeking to employ a Quality Assurance Specialist to assist with continuing GMP, FSMA and other quality activities. This is a full time position, reporting to the Quality/Technical Manager.

Key Responsibilities

* Draft Quality-related policies and standard procedures

* Maintain continuing awareness of industry and government quality practices and standards

* Develop, monitor, improve and maintain company procedures to ensure compliance with FDA Good Manufacturing Practice and GFSI/FSMA certification requirements

* Lead implementation of quality-related procedures

* Lead review and management of documents to ensure compliance with company policies/practices and relevant standards and quidelines. These documents include but are not limited to:

*Standard Operating Procedures

*CAPA and Complaints

*Batch Records, Production Material Specifications

*Data and testing logs, Calibration records

*Process and equipment validation

* Perform and document internal audits and other quality assurance activities

* Collect and analyze data to identify areas for improvement in the quality system

* Identify training needs and organize/coordinate training in quality procedures, cGMP requirements, and QA concepts across functional groups.

* Coordinate and support on-site audits and inspections conducted by third-party providers, government regulatory agencies and customers

*Assist Quality/Technical Manager with hosting activities

*Evaluate audit findings and coordinate activities with company management to prepare and implement appropriate corrective actions

* Coordinate and maintain supplier approval database, including

*Questionnaire/validation database

*Perform follow-up external quality audits as needed

* Collect and compile statistical quality data for reporting to management

Education and Experience

* Minimum Bachelor's degree in science-related field

* Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biology, Biochemistry recommended

* At least 4 years of experience in Quality Assurance required in related industry

* Cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, chemical/petrochemical, food

* Clear understanding of GMP and Quality accreditation systems

* Writing and implementing Quality standard procedures

* Quality inspection and auditing experience

* Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of Quality Assurance

* Quality certifications an advantage

Other Competencies:

* Attention to detail

* Excellent planning and organizational skills

* Excellent communication skills

* Adaptable team player

* Ability to work with limited supervision

* Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, QA applications

Chemisphere offers great benefits including Health, Dental and life insurance, 401K plan with a company match.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Quality Assurance: 4 years (Required)

  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 21:48:51 GMT

    Recent from Blog

    The Jobrino blog is written with jobseeker and employers in mind to enable them to realize their full potential. Jobrino blog is your one-stop destination to find new research about the workplace and the latest insights into the employment market.

    Why Employers Prefer Targeted Job Applications

    Job People who enjoy what they do are the people from who companies benefits the most.  In other words, doing your homework to target specific company beforehand, can land you a job, rather than relying on a resume and waiting with crossed fingers. Besides searching ...

    Read more

    Top 10 Soft Skills for Job Seekers To Put On Resume [2018]

    In order to catch the eye of your recruiter it is important to not just have an impressive list of technical or hard skills but to have equally impressive interpersonal skills. Soft skills are today’s power skills. These skills are essential in ...

    Read more

    How 5 Tech Giants Have Become More Like Government Than Companies

    New York Times tech columnist Farhad Manjoo warns that the “frightful five” — Amazon, Google, Apple, Microsoft and Facebook — are collectively more powerful than many governments. It’s...

    Read more

    Art of Writing Job Description

    In today’s closely constrained market posting jobs does not guarantee applicants. Companies hunting for best and most qualified talents have lot more to do than simply advertising their job opening and waiting for resumes flooding in. Your prospect talents are ...

    Read more