Quality Specialist

Quality Specialist – Slade Health
  • Be Part of An Exciting Team working in a Dynamic and Supportive Work Environment
  • Play a key role in ensuring the compliant operation of a network of GMP Licensed compounding facilities, maintaining the overarching quality systems and supporting both site-based and national teams.
  • Permanent Full-Time Position
  • Preferably based at Mt Kuring-gai (NSW) but for the right applicant the role may be based at any Slade Health site with flexible work arrangements.
  • Flexible Work Arrangements possible – part time working from home.
About Slade Health:
Slade Health is a leading provider of aseptically compounded chemotherapy, antibiotics, parenteral nutrition and analgesic medicines.  We operate GMP Licensed manufacturing facilities in Australia (Mount Waverley VIC, Woodville SA, Geebung QLD, Mt Kuring-gai NSW) and New Zealand (Auckland)

About the Role:
As Quality Specialist you will be integral to Slade Health’s compliance and continuous improvement. You will support Slade Health teams across all our facilities and operations (compounding, research laboratory, warehousing) to tackle challenging non-BAU quality tasks like CAPAs, Change Controls, and regulator Inspections and drive some of our key Quality Systems and processes. You will need to be multi-skilled, adaptable and great at communicating.

You will be part of the Quality Assurance team, both driving individual projects and working as part of a high-performing team to support the entire business; enabling A1 ratings at regulatory inspections and ensuring only the highest quality medicines are supplied to hospital patients throughout Australia and New Zealand.

About You:
You will be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Experience driving Quality in a GMP licenced manufacturing environment or equivalent.
  • Strong knowledge of Quality Management Systems and the compliant management of Quality Events, including but not limited to:
        o Risk Management, CAPA & Change Control
        o Non-Conformance, Deviations, Complaints and Recalls
        o Document Control, Regulatory Compliance
        o Validation, Training, Supplier & Customer qualification, Auditing
        o Continuous Improvement, Workplace Health & Safety
  • Experience in Good Manufacturing Practice, PIC/S and the Regulatory frameworks for Scheduled drugs and wholesaling of medicines
  • Strong analytical skills and experience managing data sets.
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel, intermediate skills in the general MS Office suite
  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers, management and externally with customers, suppliers and when required regulatory bodies.
  • Strong task and time management skills. You will work in a fast-paced environment, and you will need to be able to effectively co-ordinate, track and prioritise tasks to deliver to tight timeframes.
This role is offered on a permanent full-time basis working 76 hours per fortnight.

How to Apply:
Have you ticked the above boxes?  Are you ready for a new challenge?   If you think you have the qualities we are looking for, then we want to hear from you!  Please apply by clicking on the Apply link. A covering letter and resume must be attached.
Further information on our business can be found on our website www.sladehealth.com.au
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