Pfizer QC Supervisor in Tuas, Singapore
Write, approve and review working procedures for the laboratory.
Conduct laboratory investigations and ensure all follow up actions are completed Make decisions based on scientific and logical reasoning on behalf of the laboratory manager when required.
Supervise QC personnel in troubleshooting laboratory equipment failure.
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.
Carry out duty as Equipment owner or System owner as assigned.
Participate and lead site teams/projects e.g. Safety, continuous improvement, Analytical Method Transfer Exercise.
Review product and raw material results.
Work closely with key QA, Production, Engineering and EHS personnel to support them in laboratory testing/material release and trouble-shooting when required.
Help to manage the budget of the laboratory expenses.
Develop the skills and capabilities of QC Chemists Laboratory Analysts.
Stand in for the QC Laboratory Manager in his/her absence.
Job Related Requirements:
Demonstrated leadership and customer service skills.
Effective problem solving skills.
Strong verbal, written communication and presentation skills.
Demonstrated ability to perform in a team and matrix management function.
Demonstrated leadership and management potential, innovative and strategic thinking ability.
Comprehensive knowledge of cGMPs and appropriate regulations.
Comprehensive knowledge of LIMS, HPLC, GC and laboratory equipment.
Knowledge of six sigma, lean labs and standard work practices.
Experience in Empower software/ SAP will be an added advantage.
Degree or Diploma in Chemistry or equivalent Science Degree/Diploma
For Senior QC Supervisor:
Not less than 7 years' experience working in a chemical laboratory, preferably within the pharmaceutical industry and with experience in managing/supervising large (8-12) groups of laboratory analysts.
For QC Supervisor: Not less than 5 years' experience working in a chemical laboratory, preferably within the pharmaceutical industry and with experience in managing/supervising small (5-7) groups of laboratory analysts.
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