Thermo Fisher Scientific QA Compliance Specialist II in Rockford, Illinois
When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.
How will you make an impact?
Provide Quality Assurance Support to the Rockford site. Provide product and quality system information to internal and external customers. Review new paperwork and proposed changes for appropriateness and determine potential effects on product quality. Help strengthen our quality system and make improvements where needed. Help educate and promote adherence to Quality Assurance policies and requirements. Work with Quality Control in the review and development of specifications, test methods and protocols.
What will you do?
Provide Quality Assurance Support to the Rockford site
Complete Customer surveys and specification verifications
Review and approve engineering change notices and deviations for appropriateness and to determine potential effect on product quality
Assist with the maintenance of ISO registration and the internal audit program
Investigate quality problems
Assist Customer Service, Technical Support, Regulatory Affairs, and Analytical Services in addressing customer inquiries and concerns
Process product integrity customer complaints
Perform training on Quality procedure
Review and update standard operating procedures
Create and revise quality policies and procedures
Collect and analyze quality data
Participate, as needed, on new product teams
Perform all job duties in a safe manner and obeys all safety policies and procedures
Perform all job duties consistent with the Code of Ethics and the 4-I values
Perform all job duties within ISO standards, regulatory or statutory requirements
Perform other duties and cross training as assigned
How will you get here?
- Bachelors degree required in a scientific discipline
- Preferred 5+ years experience in a manufacturing or quality environment
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Knowledge of ISO and cGMP required
Strong written and oral communication skills
Must be able to communicate effectively with multiple levels of staff throughout the organization
Possess strong organizational skills with the ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines
Detail-oriented and accurate while maintaining a vision of the end result
Self-motivated with the ability to work as a team player and/or independently
Exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions
Normally receives no instruction on routine work and general instructions on new assignments
Obtains solutions through independent analysis, but consults supervisor prior to initiation
Experienced dealing with customers and suppliers
Experience as a trainer/coach
Ability to interact with other departments and communicate at a higher level is critical
Implement new programs/processes with little direction
Ability to effectively communicate requirements without alienating audience
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