Pfizer Associate Specialist Quality Operations in Kalamazoo, Michigan
This posting is for a position on the DP QA Batch Record Review team supporting the entire drug product operation (injectables, LSS, powders, Bio-Ops, Inj. Packaging, Inspection, etc.) with the primary responsibility of reviewing and approving master records (batch records) to ensure that the information and documentation conforms to Pfizer policy and cGMP's. Additional responsibilities will include various lot release functions, deviation support, and audit support (SSA). This role is part of the greater DP QA team, whose responsibility is to ensure timely release of conforming Drug Product, upholding cGMPs as well as timely completion of non-conformance investigations reports with effective corrective/preventative actions (CAPA).
Primary Responsibilities Include:
Review and approve Drug Product manufacturing records to ensure that the information and documentation conforms to Pfizer policy and cGMP's
Communicates errors to appropriate parties and facilitates corrections
Works with Operations to correct and reduce errors through effective communication and continuous improvement initiatives
Tracks and communicates status of tickets to key stakeholders
Generates COCs for certain Stopper and Solution EDPs and provides to end customer as appropriate
System Interface (LRT, LIMs, SAP, PacOne, QTS, PDOCs, etc...)
Audit support SME as needed
Drive continuous improvement initiatives to support the overall attainment goal
Supports IMEX initiatives within the team
Additional Responsibilities Include:
Conforming Lot Release for Finished Products (Level 1)
Audit (SSA) Involvement
QARs related to Ticket Review
Change Control Review
Maintains Quality Systems and ensures that products conform to regulatory, compendial and Pfizer Quality Standards.
Proven written and oral communication skills based on good Pfizer leader behaviors.
Education: BS in Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology, Engineering or other science related (STEM) discipline required
Experience: No minimum experience required; however, 2 years of experience preferred. At least 1 year of experience at a manufacturing site with GMP document review preferred.
Office position with time in the production environment.
Consistently produces quality work.
Must be able to work in a team environment within own team and interdepartmental teams.
Must work under short timelines while maintaining quality work.
Must have strong written and oral communication skills.
Last Date to Apply: May 20t h, 2020
Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus
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