Quality Control Program Specialist
Job Description SummaryThis position has the responsibility to assist in the maintenance of STEMCELL Technologies’ Quality Management System (QMS) and compliance to applicable regulations while ensuring quality products and required documentation for all Business Operations (BOP) Products that flow through Quality Control. The position provides the opportunity to exercise independent judgement in evaluating complex problems and applying current methodologies and best practices to resolve identified issues.
Duties and Responsibilities
Assist in maintaining the corporate-wide Quality Management System (QMS) for the sourcing and distribution of BOP products which includes Research Use Only (RUO) and regulated materials.
Support BOP product launches by developing quality specifications and setting up material and inspection data in the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system (e.g. creating quality inspection plans, certificate profiles, label inspection plans, scheduling routings, etc.).
Participate in the generation and improvement of Quality Control documents, including SOPs, Work Instructions, SDS, and Certificates of Analysis (CoAs).
Perform quality inspection, which includes reviewing various forms of supplier quality documents, transacting in the ERP, and generating CoAs.
Apply good documentation practices to all document review and generation.
Support the maintenance of accurate data within the ERP.
Execute on quality notifications, including New Product Introductions (NPIs), Change Control Requests (CCRs), Non-Conformance Reports (NCRs), and Temporary Change Requests (TCRs).
Support the Quality BOP team and QC Operations team in day-to-day activities.
BSc or technical degree with 2-4 years related experience; or MSc with 0-2 year post graduate experience.
Proven ability to coordinate and execute responsibilities relating to Quality Control.
Excellent technical report writing and strong ability to understand and analyze technical documents, processes, regulations, industry standards, procedures and processes.
Excellent communication skills both one-on-one and in a group setting.
Aptitude for learning and working with various electronic/technology platforms.
Highly organized and detail-oriented; ability to question and not always be satisfied with the status quo.
Willingness to learn and assume new responsibilities.
Good interpersonal skills.
Self-motivated with an independent work ethic.
Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
Good problem solving and critical thinking skills to come up with solutions to novel problems.
Experience working in SAP Quality Management would be an asset.
This role requires vaccination against COVID-19 as per the current recommendations by local health authorities, including any COVID-19 boosters as recommended by local health authorities and where available.
STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore. Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as “Scientists Helping Scientists” – standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training. We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree. STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.
This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities.
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