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Senior QC Supervisor

Tunas, MO 65764
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**Why Patients Need You**

Everything we do, every day, is in line with an unwavering commitment to the quality and the delivery of safe and effective products to patients. Our science and risk-based compliant quality culture is flexible, innovative, and customer oriented. Whether you are involved in development, maintenance, compliance or analysis through research programs, your contribution will directly impact patients.

**What You Will Achieve**

You will be a member of Pfizer's dedicated and highly effective quality assurance and control team. You will be responsible for analyzing chemical, biological or microbiological products to support our quality programs. Your contribution to environmental testing, utility monitoring, analytical testing, microbial identification and sterility testing will help Pfizer provide safe drugs to patients.

Your understanding of Quality Control instruments will help us meet their accuracy specifications against established standards. You will also be relied on for setting requirements for the transfer of methodology from R&D.

As a Team lead, you will be involved in leading work teams within your division, including the technical and financial resources of the team. Thanks to your technical skills, you will coach your direct reports on day to day activities. You will be relied on to solve complex problems within your area of expertise.

It is your hard work and commitment that will make Pfizer ready to achieve new milestones and help patients across the globe.

**How You Will Achieve It**

The incumbent will be responsible for leading a team of chemists/analysts in day to day operations in QC to ensure routine operational testing are carried out as per testing schedule. The incumbent will supervise chemists/analysts under his team to ensure that all testing are in compliance with Data Integrity (ALCOA), Pfizer Quality Standards and latest DI requirements. The incumbent will lead productivity improvement projects to streamline the testing, review and approval of QC samples to ensure prompt sample management in the QC laboratory.

+ Manage and ensure all raw materials/ solvent tankers analyzed and tested accordingly to the stipulated quality and regulatory requirements so as to provide accurate test results for correct GMP usage decisions

+ Ensure Raw Materials QC tiers are well managed and quality, operational safety issues, standard works, escalations and non-conformance are tracked to ensure prompt closure on time.

+ Work closely with the different process owners (i.e Production, Procurement, Supply Chain, Warehouse, Process Development) to ensure that raw materials and solvent tankers are tested and released as per Service Level Agreement.

+ Write, approve and review working procedures for the laboratory.

+ Conduct laboratory investigations and ensure that investigations carried out are in-depth, consistent in quality and comply with Pfizer PQS.

+ Supervise QC personnel in troubleshooting laboratory equipment failure and laboratory investigation.

+ Train fellow colleagues on written procedures pertaining to equipment operation, test methods and general laboratory operation.

+ Conduct training to increase staff knowledge and understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) requirements, product chemistry and sophisticated laboratory equipment.

+ Participate and lead site teams/projects e.g. Safety, continuous improvement, Analytical Method Transfer Exercise.

+ Review product and raw material results.

+ Help to manage the budget of the laboratory expenses.

+ Develop the skills and capabilities of QC Chemists Laboratory Analysts.



+ Bachelor degree in Science (Chemistry preferred) or Life Science relating to Chemistry, Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Science or Microbiology or a related science.

+ Minimum 7 - 10 years of technical experience in Quality Control within the pharmaceutical, food, chemical or process industries. Additional experience in Quality Assurance is highly desirable.

+ Proven track record in people management and in supervisory role

+ Extensive knowledge of GMP compliance requirements for Quality Control laboratories is a must

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.

Quality Assurance and Control

Posted: 2021-06-02 Expires: 2021-07-03
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