The position will provide Quality Control testing and inspection activities to support the Manufacturing and Packaging areas and the Senior QC Technician will be accountable for the acceptance of products tested within the scope of the job function.
There are no Supervisory, Line Management or Budgetary Control requirements within this job role. The job role is defined within the organization chart for the QRA department.
The Senior QC Technician will report directly to the QC Team Leader. The position will require the Senior QC Technician to observe all statutory requirements of the Site H&S regulations, COSSH, cGMP and GLP.
To undertake product performance testing and inspection to the Quality specification ensuring all necessary documentation is completed and is compiled in the batch history before the product is submitted for release for sale.
Key responsibilities include :
To undertake testing and inspection of in-process components, pre-packs and final packs to the authorised Quality specification, to the agreed manufacturing release schedule ensuring where any deviations noted have an appropriate non-conformity raised.
To maintain QC trend analysis data and to contribute to the resolution of technical problems.
Use of SAP to update product status, quarantined materials and performance testing release.
Manage department compliance and SAP QC maintenance to address the needs of the QMS
Actively review and update QC worksheets / POI / Post-Issue Worksheets to ensure they reflect the authorised Quality specification requirements.
To support final QC batch release.
Act as the main contact for QC and manage the QC department workload in the absence of the QC Team Lead.
Responsible for familiarising and complying with all Health, Safety and Environmental rules, policies, procedures and any other instructions relevant to working within the area of the company.
Any other tasks / duties deemed to be within the competence of the job holder.
Minimum Requirements / Qualifications :
Educated to Degree, HNC / HND level in a scientific discipline due to technical nature of the products and processes employed.
Excellent attention to detail.