Under general supervision, plans and oversees the activities of a pharmaceutical
Quality Control Laboratory site. Supervises assigned Quality Control Laboratory staff.
- Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies,
procedures, and state, federal and local laws.
- Oversees, directs, coordinates and prioritizes the daily activities of a Quality Control
Laboratory and assigned staff.
- Plans, directs and coordinates programs for analysis and testing of raw material, inprocess products, finished products components and packing materials.
- Coordinates research and analysis activities in compliance with government regulations,
manufacturing processes and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs); and approves
modification of formulas, standards and processes.
- Reviews and revises SOPs and test procedures; reviews testing, quality control, and
other operational reports to ensure compliance with quality standards, efficiency and
scheduling; interprets results of laboratory activities to laboratory personnel, management
and professional and technical societies.
- Prepares a variety of technical papers and reports.
- Participates and approves the interviewing, hiring, and training of departmental
employees; conducts performance evaluations for direct reports.
- Provides support, direction and coaching to subordinate employees in the areas of
training, disciplinary action, problem resolution, planning and work assignment
- Ensures project deadlines and performance standards are established and met.
- Ensures compliance with all Company policies and procedures, including safety rules and
- Performs related duties as assigned.
- Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Quality Control Laboratory practices and procedures.
- Principles and practices of analysis and testing of raw material, in-process and finished
products, components and packing materials.
- Pharmaceutical manufacturing dosage forms.
- Business, scientific and personal computer hardware and software applications.
- Business English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.
- Supervision and training practices and methods.
- Interviewing and selecting applicants in accordance with established employment
practices and methods.
- Current Company policies, practices and procedures, including safety rules and
Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or related scientific field from an accredited college or university, and minimum three (3) - five (5) years pharmaceutical Quality Control experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be able to work Friday-Monday, 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or related scientific field from an accredited college or university.