Incoming QC, Senior Support Specialist

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Melville , NY 11747

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description:
817 million. That's how many lives our products touched in 2018. And while we're proud of that, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people's lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are empowered to ask new questions, make bolder decisions and take smarter risks.

We are Novartis. Join us and help reimagine medicine.

The Incoming QC, Senior Support Specialist is responsible to inspects, audits, and reports on packaging and raw materials using variable or attribute measuring instruments and techniques to ensure conformance with the company's quality standards.

The Incoming QC, Senior Support Specialist is responsible for, but not limited to:

Administrative

  • Administers daily work assignments including priority assignment and coordination of release and rejection systems and reports to management.

  • Maintains IQC metrics

  • Revises Incoming Quality Assurance SOP's and component specifications for accuracy/provide revisions as required and follow cGMP guidelines

  • Maintain current updated files per DI/IGM standards in respective facility

  • Participate and lead investigation as needed

  • Support IQC related project as required Inspection & Disposition

  • Capable of performing the same duties as Incoming QC support specialist in relation to sampling and inspecting, and provides support for component/raw material release or rejection based on inspection criteria as needed.

Compliance

  • Adheres to all applicable procedures, cGMP's, company policies, and all other quality or regulatory requirements (OSHA, DEA, FDA, HS&E, and USP/NF, etc.)

  • Ensures all work is performed in a safe, effective manner, and in compliance with the appropriate industry and regulatory standards, and Departmental, Plant, and Corporate quality and Behavioral Based Safety (BBS) goals.

  • Investigates and escalates incidents and non-conformances related to raw materials and components. Recommends corrective actions in order to minimize future discrepancies.

  • Quality Management, as required, may assign and require other duties and responsibilities not previously mentioned above.

Employment Type

Regular


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