Mercy Health

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Quality Assurance Specialist

Quality Assurance Specialist

Requisition ID 
2017-755710
Position Type 
Full Time
Shift(s) 
M-F
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

Responsible for Quality Assurance & QC oversight of the IV Admixture / compounding processes in the Pharmaceutical production operations. The Quality Assurance Specialist-IVC is responsible for the following:

a. Ensures that proper controls are instituted and maintained during the manufacturing, processing, packaging and warehousing of compounded product.

b. Performs quality checks on incoming material.

c. Reviewing all documentation related to the Admixture / compounding process.

d. Assist and oversee the environmental testing in the production area by ensuring data relating to compounding environment is incubated and reviewed appropriately.

e. Capturing data in quality spreadsheets.

f. Assisting microbiologist with environmental plate readings.

g. Ensuring that all critical processes are followed.

h. Controlling the quarantine and release of finished goods prior to distribution.

 

Displays leadership traits by demonstrating accountability, initiative, accuracy and responsibility as it relates to the department and customers served. Advises QRA and Pharmacy management regarding any non-compliance, trending, recommendations and any other information related to the job function.

 

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:

 

  • Bachelors degree in a scientific discipline preferred with 1-3 years of relevant Quality Assurance experience in pharmaceutical/IV Compounding/micro or food manufacturing.
  • Experience in aseptic technique/microbiology and statistical sampling (ANSI Z1.4 Sampling Plan).

 

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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