Mercy Health

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Quality Assurance Technician

Quality Assurance Technician

Requisition ID 
2017-746160
Position Type 
Full Time
Shift(s) 
..
Department 
Quality Assurance Regulation
Location 
US-MO-Springfield

More information about this job

Overview

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We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

 

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

 

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Responsibilities:

 

This position maintains the Quality System for CPS Supply Chain Department through the use of the Q-Pulse application:

  • Ensuring that CPS Corrective Action Requests are responded to and verified for timeliness, effectiveness, and adequacy
  • Ensuring CPS equipment identified as critical is maintained as required
  • Ensuring CPS supplier performance is tracked and evaluated by utilization of the Supplier Module
  • Ensuring that CPS training is documented within the system and that documentation of re-training occurs as processes are modified
  • Oversight of CPS in-process inspections and in-bound raw material inspections performed by QC  
  • Seek guidance and bring to the attention of the QA Coordinator/QRA Manager any concerns that could potentially impact product integrity and identification or concerns that may compromise regulatory requirements within CPS

Qualifications:

 

We’re all unique pieces of a puzzle at Mercy, connected together to create a beautiful picture of health. And being the perfect fit for your role requires a specific set of qualifications that you’ll bring with you:

  • High School Diploma required
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Two years of related experience or related medical device/pharmaceutical supply chain experience required
  • Must have the ability to become ASQ Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) within first year – Certification preferred upon hire but not required
  • Knowledge and/or experience with medical device or pharmaceutical distribution and handling practice preferred
  • Direct experience with implementation of new software applications preferred
  • Knowledge and experience with lot controlled and expiration dated product handling preferred
  • Knowledge and experience in working and advanced warehouse management system preferred
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Demonstrated mathematical ability to count accurately when required and follow sampling methodology
  • Ability to critically evaluate, follow, and audit written instructions
  • Must be able to manage multiple, complex instructions simultaneously
  • Ability to interact with co-workers at all levels and present findings in a neutral manger, fostering continuous improvement and a collaborative environment
  • Ability to identify process flow and record deviations, potential impacts, and process improvement
  • Ability to master and maintain new application, setting up relationships and parameters for ROi use
  • Effectively practices and promotes teamwork in all duties
  • Actions are consistent with objectives and foals for the department, distribution center, and health system
  • Knowledge of procedures relative to job duties, TECSYS system, Instacount system, Lawson system, distribution center, pharmaceutical repackaging, and health system operations
  • Makes decisions based upon job knowledge and experience
  • Considers all impacted areas in decision process
  • Seeks advice where application
  • Judgment sensible and reliable
  • Completion of assignments without follow up
  • Ability to identify, adapt, and pursue priorities
  • Provides proper communication of unresolved issues in a timely manner
  • Industry-utilize available work hours effectively
  • Actively seeks others tasks upon completion
  • Observes universal precautions consistently
  • Wears proper personal protective equipment when appropriate
  • Wears clothing and badge consistent with dress code
  • Attends to personal hygiene to maintain a clean, well-groomed appearance
  • Adheres to the Health System attendance standards
  • Provides advance notification of absence where possible

 

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

 

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

 

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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