Quality Control Technician - Biochemistry

Woolloongabba, Queensland, au
Company: Staff Australia
Category: Architecture and Engineering Occupations
Published on 2021-07-31 19:16:29

Staff Australia are currently seeking an experienced Quality Control Technician - Biochemistry to join our team for a role based in Woolloongabba, QLD.

Our client is a multi-product biopharmaceutical site with development and manufacturing facilities for pharmaceutical products for clinical trials (Phase l, ll and lll).


ASAP start
Monday to Friday dayshift roster
Attractive salary package

About your new role

  • Participate in activities related to analytical development and QC test strategy to meet or support the client's requirements and/or expectations
  • Ensure the execution of studies is according to current guidelines
  • Contribute to the maintaining of TGA and other licenses
  • Sound knowledge of equipment used for execution of test records (SoloVPE, qPCR, Binding ELISA, Endotoxin etc)
  • Assessment of analysis against predefined specification
  • Effective execution of test records for customer requirements
  • Peer review of analysis for completeness and correctness
  • Assist QC Supervisor in review/approval of test records, where relevant
  • Identify and report non-conformances and OOS/UR results directly to Supervisor, Senior Manager, QC or delegate
  • Contribute to the effective delivery of high value analytical services to clients
  • Understanding of the Quality Control practices and principles across the full spectrum of site manufacturing services
  • Support in the practical application of various risk assessments tools (i.e. failure mode effect analysis, fishbone diagrams, hazard and operability studies) and ability to directly develop, participate and advise others on the appropriate and efficient application of these processes
  • Support in the practical application of the Quality System, Change Control, Deviations, CAPA, OOS and OOT, Document Management, related to the Quality Control Department
  • Assist with site PPI projects
  • Perform any other legitimate duties as directed by the Senior Manager, QC (or delegate)
  • Minimum Requirements/Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (Bio-Technology, Chemistry or closely related degree)
  • Post Graduate qualifications, beneficial
  • Specific knowledge of Bio-pharmaceutical processes, Pharmaceutical guidelines and principals of, preferred
  • Familiarity with principles of Aseptic techniques, preferred
  • At least 1 - 2 years' experience in the pharmaceutical and/or pharmaceutical industry aligned to Analytical and Quality Control fields
  • Knowledge in cGMP practices
  • Background in analytical theory and technical competency with laboratory analysis, desirable
  • Ability to work in a highly dynamic, frequently changing environment with a wide variety of people and perspectives
  • Proven record of the ability to work as a team and independently as required
  • Ability to effectively communicate in multiple modalities (e.g. electronic, written, verbal etc.)
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and demonstrate initiative to complete tasks according to company milestones/goal tree
  • Strong team working and collaborative skills
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft applications (e.g. Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Good knowledge of Smartsheets, desirable
  • You may be required to undergo pre-employment Drug and Alcohol Screening as a requirement for this role.

    If you feel you are suitable for this role, please upload a current resume by click on APPLY NOW!

    Please note, only suitable applicants will be contacted.

    Jobs you might also be interested in