QA Team Leader (QP) – Galway | Collins McNicholas

QA Team Leader (QP) – Galway

  • Reference: GY45394AO
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Galway, Mayo
  • Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

What is the ideal background of candidates for this position in relation to industry & experience?

  • 1-3 years experience as a practicing QP working in the area of sterile pharmaceutical products.
  • Aseptic manufacturing experience is essential.
  • Proven team or project leadership experience with hands on experience of supporting manufacturing teams.
  • Knowledge of some elements of operational excellence, lean manufacture, Quality Engineering and risk management would be desirable.
  • Experience of dealing with FDA, HPRA or equivalent inspections.
  • Knowledge of a range of analytical techniques desirable.

Identify 3/4 essential attributes:

  • Excellent knowledge of cGMP for pharma / medical device manufacture.
  • Proven team or project leadership experience.
  • Good communication skills across all levels in organisations.
  • Ability to multi task and deal with complex issues

Identify 3/4 desirable attributes :

  • Pleasant personality with a good sense of humour
  • Problem solver with sound scientific technical knowledge
  • High achiever, proactive and a willingness to get stuck in where required.


What personality traits/ type of people have been successful in this position?

  • Good team players with ability to interact with cross-functional teams.
  • Willingness to take ownership and accountability as well as sound decision making ability.
  • Good technical abilities with a willingness to learn through experience and from others.
  • Robust personality and flexible approach to deal with needs of a fast-paced organisation.


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