Quality Assurance Specialist

Location
Oakdale, Minnesota
Salary
Salary is commensurate with experience. MD Biosciences offers a full range of benefits.
Posted
Jan 18, 2017
Closes
Feb 17, 2017
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

Quality Assurance Specialist

Working with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies worldwide, MD Biosciences is looking to strengthen our quality management systems with the addition of a qualified QA specialist to our group located in Oakdale, MN. The position is diverse and provides many interesting opportunities to the individual looking for a dynamic, growing position.

This person will be responsible for maintaining the quality system at MD Biosciences. This person must have a strong background in and knowledge of quality assurance systems in the clinical laboratory and diagnostic manufacturing settings and preferably have previously worked in a regulated environment.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain standard operating procedures
  • Update SOPs as needed, keep staff updated on review and revisions required
  • Maintain equipment calibration and maintenance records
  • Maintain training documentations for all staff as required by regulatory and accrediting agencies
  • Provide forms and training documents to new employees specific to their job description
  • Keep the employee files up to date and ready for review and audit
  • Prepare controlled documents for clinical laboratory, products and pre-clinical studies
  • Perform internal audits under the direction of the QA Manager
  • Act as safety officer for MD Biosciences

Skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Possess a high degree of discretion and confidentiality
  • Attention to detail and problem solving skills associated with work area
  • Ability to prioritize and organize tasks
  • Ability to work independently and problem solve
  • Ability to function as a department resource to co-workers

Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree, science major preferred

This is a permanent, full-time position at our Oakdale, MN location.

Salary is commensurate with experience. MD Biosciences offers health, dental, life, and disability insurance coverage along with a 401k plan, paid holidays, and PTO.

Email resume to jobs@mdbiosciences.com.