Quality Technician

Employer Information


E: recruit@almacgroup.com

T: 02838332200

W: https://www.almacgroup.com/

Quality Assurance Technician
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Ref No:  HRJOB5823/2
Business Unit:  Diagnostics
Location:  Craigavon

The Company

Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organisation that has organically grown over 50 years and now employs in excess of 5,600 highly skilled personnel worldwide.  Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Japan). 
Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.
Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match.  Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning. 
Let’s be exceptional together

The Role

Working as part of the Quality Assurance team based in our global headquarters in Craigavon, you will be responsible for supporting the daily efficient running of the Quality Management Systems in Almac Diagnostics. You will support the CAPA management system, including review and approval of events raised, ensuring regulatory and customer requirements are met. Additional duties will include document control for calibration activities within the company and acting as a member of the internal audit team.
As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

Essential Criteria

  • HND (or equivalent level qualification) in a Biological or related Life Sciences discipline OR Significant previous experience in a similar Quality Assurance role may be considered in lieu of academic requirements
  • Previous experience in Quality Assurance field

Desirable Criteria
(The following criteria may be applied if a large pool of applicants exist)

  • Experience in Suppliers Selection
  • Knowledge of ISO13485, ISO15189 ISO17025, CAP/CLIA or GCP/ GLP/GCLP
  • Experience generating Operating Procedures and Document Control
  • Experience in performing internal audits
  • Experience in No-conformance and Corrective And Preventative Action (CAPA)

Additional essential and desirable criteria are outlined in the person specification attached to the online job posting

  • Competitive salary
  • Family friendly flexible working
  • Learning and development opportunities and support
  • Health promotions
  • Enhanced pension contribution
  • Long service awards
  • 34 days annual leave allowance
  • Marriage leave
  • Free car parking
  • Moving house leave
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Paid medical appointments
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Critical illness policy
  • On site physiotherapist
  • Death in service benefit
  • Perks discount scheme
  • Westfield health benefit

Apply online at www.almacgroup.com/careers

Closing Date:  25th January 2021 at 17.00 hours

  • Permanent
  • Craigavon
  • Closing date: Monday 25 Jan 2021
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