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QA Associate

Post Date:May 05, 2020Type:Full-Time
Start Date:5/5/2020Salary:
Location:US-NC-Sanford Job Reference:743999710475706-2660

Job Description:
Company Description
Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies.
In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 47,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries and operating more than 800 laboratories. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing.
In 2019, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 4.56 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description
Sanford site is a complex multi-product, multi-host biotech manufacturing site that manufactures clinical and commercial Vaccine and Gene Therapy products. The position will support the Sanford, NC Quality Operations department by performing Quality Assurance material enrollment and supplier qualification activities associated with clinical and/or commercial products.
The individual should be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Act safely, know, and follow all EH&S safety requirements for site
  • Display knowledge in cGXP, materials, components, and supplier management.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to organize self and track status of assigned actions across multiple products
  • Organizes and provides written and/or oral presentations of work with minimal input.
  • Provides support for QA material enrollment and supplier qualification activities
  • Can identify and implement new processes and programs for quality improvement.
  • Contributes to the interpretation of cGXPs for the commercial and clinical environment.
  • Independently reviews working instructions/global procedures for technical content across multiple subject areas.
  • Interfaces with other parts of the organization such as research and development groups. Able to work outside immediate subject area, supporting a wider range of customers of differing subject areas and locations.
  • Develops ability to train other team members on tasks
  • Able to resolve complex issues with minimal assistance from management. Represents Quality Assurance in cross-departmental/cross-site/cross-network meetings.

  • 3-5 years of manufacturing, quality or engineering experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry with a BS/BA Degree in Science/related field
  • 1-3 years of manufacturing, quality or engineering experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry with a MS Degree in Science/related field
  • Preferred experience with: Global Quality Tracking System (Trackwise TM application); Systems, Applications, and Products (SAP), Microsoft Office™ applications, specifically Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Lean/Six Sigma/DMAIC concepts; and Quality Risk Management Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship

Additional Information
Position is full-time, Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Sanford, NC are encouraged to apply.
  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Contact Information
Name: Eurofins

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