Packaging Material Quality Control, Open to flexible working
In the heart of rural Teesdale, the GSK site at Barnard Castle is a key member of the Pharma Supply Chain (PSC) organization. We produce some of the world's leading dermatological, sterile, inhaled and oral medicines for a wide range of diseases including MRSA, leukaemia and HIV.
Our Barnard Castle facility is a key secondary manufacturing site within the GSK network, and one of GSKs flagship New Product Introduction sites, bringing ground-breaking medicines to people all over the world at the right quality and the right price.
The purpose of the packaging material quality control specialist is to perform analysis, investigations and decision making to support the operation of the PMQC function and to meet the needs of GSK following relevant site systems and standards
Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Testing and performing batch usage decisions on incoming deliveries prior to production use.
- Writing and checking of methods and SOPs.
- Working to the daily schedule within the department.
- To give support to other team members.
- Vendor rejections
- Document deviations from procedures and processes, e.g. Lab investigations, deviations and vendor investigations.
- Artwork discrepancies.
- Performance monitoring and reporting.
- Performing inspections.
- Assisting in the validation of new equipment.
- Support NPI project activity, troubleshooting, project meetings; and assisting with new component introduction.
- Use appropriate IT systems including Outlook, MERPs and Harmony.
- Reviewing maintenance routines and equipment files.
- Arrange external testing with 3rd party labs, arranging quotations and purchase orders.
- Working with Logistics and production areas to ensure the components are in line with the production requirements.
- Filing and archiving of documentation
CLOSING DATE for applications: Monday 18th January
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Required Qualifications and experience:
- Proven experience in the relevant field
- Proven experience of working within a team
- Experience with GMP
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