QC Team Leader

Location UK / Leinster

Job Type Not disclosed

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 days ago

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 Job Description

Working as part of the Quality Control team based in our ROI site you will be responsible for leading team of Quality Control staff to ensure that schedules are met and that analytical testing and QC inspection activities are performed in compliance.


QC Team Leader
 
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Ref No: HRJOB4990
Business Unit: Almac Pharma Services, Ireland
Location: Dundalk
Open To: Internal and External Candidates
 
The Company

Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organisation that has organically grown over 50 years and now employs in excess of 5,000 highly skilled personnel worldwide.  Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), including our recently announced expansion in Dundalk, across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Japan). 

Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.

Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match.  Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning. 
Let’s be exceptional together

The Role

Working as part of the Quality Control team based in our ROI site you will be responsible for leading team of Quality Control staff to ensure that schedules are met and that analytical testing and QC inspection activities are performed in compliance with the principles of current Good Manufacturing Practice and Almac Pharma Services pharmaceutical quality system.

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

Essential Criteria

  • BSc (or equivalent) in Chemistry or a Life Science subject
  • Significant experience of supervising laboratory activities and staff
  • Experience of standard analytical techniques as applied in a QC Chemistry laboratory
  • A thorough understanding of the application of Pharmaceutical Quality systems to laboratory operations

 
Desirable Criteria
(The following criteria may be applied if a large pool of applicants exist)

  • Previous experience of the generation, review and approval of laboratory documentation (such as specifications, methods etc)
  • Knowledge and/or experience of the incoming inspection processes for packaging materials and components
  • Knowledge and/or experience of the environmental monitoring programmes in place for GMP facilities

 
Reward
 
We recognise rewarding our people is not just about money, so we are proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package to our employees which includes:
 
Competitive salary
Family friendly flexible working
Learning and development opportunities and support
Occupational sick pay
Enhanced pension contribution
Long service awards
34 days annual leave allowance
Marriage leave
Free car parking
Moving house leave
Critical illness policy
Perks discount scheme
Death in service benefit
HSF health benefit
 
(Full detail including eligibility criteria is outlined in the company handbook)

To Apply: Apply online at www.almacgroup.com/careers
Closing Date: Wednesday 25th September 2019 at 17:00 hours