Quality Assurance Associate



Quality Assurance Associate

Strathroy, Ontario is one of two sites located in Canada offering softgel development and manufacturing capabilities for the Pharmaceutical and Consumer Health industries. We have a broad range of integrated formulation, manufacturing, analytical and packaging services to offer full-service turnkey solutions.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Quality Assurance Supervisor, the Quality Assurance Associate creates a culture of quality compliance and continuous improvement, which meets the government, customer and business requirements. The focus is on prevention rather than detection of quality issues.

The role includes the final product audit for product release, coaching and training operators and supervisors on proper documentation practices and cGMP requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs in-process document auditing and product quality checks in production and ensures all issues are communicated to production employees, production management and QA management.

  • Performs Final Release auditing of batch documentation ensure all product has been manufactured in compliance with cGMP’s and SOP’s. This includes performing all duties required to release the final product.

  • Assists in the investigation of manufacturing issues and manufacturing deviations as reported by the production departments

  • Performs in-process product quality checks and documentation review

  • Reviews and approves event reports, as assigned.

  • Performs weekly compliance audits/monitoring in all production and packaging departments and prepares result reports for QA management.

  • Acts as QA representative on shift in decision-making and issue resolution, escalating serious issues to production management and QA management as required.

  • Performs line clearance verifications of equipment and processing areas during changeovers from one type of product to another type of product – may include testing/verification of vision equipment.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

The Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Engineering (Chem., BioChem.) or related field

  • No previous experience required.

  • Prior experience in a manufacturing, pharmaceutical and/or GMP facility would be an asset.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Extremely detailed oriented

Regular working hours:
12 hour rotating continental shifts as defined by rotation schedule.

Shifts of: day (7:00 AM – 7:00 PM) or night (7:00 PM – 7:00 AM).

Why You Should Join Catalent:

  • Comprehensive Benefit Package (Health, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance);

  • Group Retirement Savings –Registered Pension Plan (RPP) with employer contributions;

  • Paid Time Off Programs incl. vacation, banked time & personal time;

  • Employee Reward & Recognition programs;

  • Opportunities for professional and personal development & growth incl. tuition reimbursement

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career!
Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

Catalent is committed to the health and safety of its employees, visitors and the customers and patients we serve. As a result of the global pandemic, we have modified many of our recruitment and on-boarding processes to maintain everyone’s safety. The Human Resources teams will communicate all necessary safety processes and procedures throughout each stage.

personal initiative. dynamic pace. meaningful work.

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Catalent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on any characteristic protected by local law.

If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to [email protected] This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

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