Thermo Fisher Scientific Sr. QA Technician in Greenville, North Carolina

Job Description

Provides direct quality support to ensure compliance with regulations that govern pharmaceuticals. Ensures the

site can operate without regulatory actions that impede product quality, cause product stoppages, or reduce

customer satisfaction.

Essential Functions:

  1. Complies with all job-related safety and other training requirements. Works in a safe and responsible manner

in order to create an injury-free and incident-free workplace.

  1. Processes and projects of low to moderate complexity, perform compliance assessments, makes decisions

regarding regulatory requirements; ensures adherence to current regulations with little dependence on others.

  1. Provides leadership and team participation as assigned for assignments related to quality initiatives and

compliance improvements, product transfers, facility expansions, etc.

  1. Performs document reviews and made determinations as to whether work performed meets current procedures and regulatory expectations. Communicates and coordinates with other departments as required to resolve issues and compliance concerns detected during review.

  2. Conducts risk assessments and take appropriate actions during quality oversight activities (e.g. during

review/approval) to ensure adequate controls in relation to the level of product quality, safety and business


  1. Complies with all job-related safety and other training requirements.

  2. Performs other duties as assigned.


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Chemistry, Biology, or other technical or physical/life science is



Two years of relevant experience is preferred.

Equivalency :

Equivalent combinations of education, training, and relevant work experience may be considered.


Multiple computer skills including working experience with MS Office applications such as Word and Excel and

general experience in computer systems associated with quality assurance functions such as lot review, SOP

review and approval, lab results reviews (LIMS), disposition of product and validation document reviews.

Demonstrated ability to manage and lead professional staff in order to achieve goals, evaluate and resolve

complex technical problems. Ability to motivate, energize, and retain key staff by direct interactions with

supervisors and staff. Outstanding attention to detail and organizational skills. Self-starter, mature, independent

and dependable. Ability to work in a fast paced environment under pressure, able to multi-task and is results oriented.

Requires discretion and independent judgment. Very high degree of interpersonal skills to establish and

maintain effective working relationships with employees and the public, including tact to handle sensitive

matters. Highly effective verbal and written communication skills.

Physical Requirements:

Position requires ordinary ambulatory skills and physical coordination sufficient to move about office locations;

ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch periodically for prolonged periods of time; manipulation (lift, carry,

move) of light to medium weights of 10-35 pounds; arm, hand and finger dexterity, including ability to grasp and

type for prolonged periods of time; visual acuity to use a keyboard, computer monitor, operate equipment, and

read materials for prolonged periods of time; ability to sit, reach with hands and arms, talk, and hear for

prolonged periods of time.

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