Quality Assoc II
Location:
Marion , North Carolina
Posted:
September 10, 2017
Reference:
170002VY

Every day, Baxter touches the lives of millions of patients and providers worldwide who rely on our essential hospital and renal products and services. You'll find Baxter's products and therapies on nearly every floor, in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. Baxter's employees are building upon the company's rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care. Our commitment to our mission means we are there when patients and healthcare professionals need us, during the critical moments that matter most.
Responsible for providing Quality support and oversight via direct staff supervision or process/area responsibilities. Identify and assess regulatory and quality risks in activities and processes according to regulatory agency rules and guidelines and Baxter quality practices. Leads ongoing, daily departmental operations. May include the supervision of assigned personnel in achieving defined quality goals in an efficient, accurate and timely manner; Interview/hire, evaluate, train and develop direct reports Perform in-depth internal assessments and evaluations by collecting and analyzing accurate, objective evidence regarding risks and their magnitude. Assessments and information gathering may be through in-depth employee interviews, flow charting and other informational gathering techniques. Work closely with production supervisors, quality, engineering and other internal groups to accomplish the above and influence necessary actions. Determine the logic, adequacy and effectiveness of processes, systems and related requirements. Develop plans to correct identified risks including areas of non-conformance. Inform management and implement approved corrective action plans. Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) by maintaining a high level of expertise in current regulatory requirements. Provide training and coaching to local employees and others as needed on relevant area(s). When required, assist other Quality areas in the successful performance of these activities. Write, review, analyze and revise written Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and submit procedural changes as needed to meet Corporate, Divisional, Plant, Regulatory Requirements, etc. Participate in external assessments and audits by evaluating and solving product/process problems by providing technical, analytical and supervisory skills Support process with timely closure of observations/audit items. Oversees audits of various reports (Protocols, Qualifications, Regulatory Submissions, etc.) Participate in QA/QC multi-site projects in the role of contributor, coordinator or lead. Other duties, tasks or projects as assigned.BS in business/science or equivalent. 3-5 years exp. in Quality with a medical device/Pharma company or other similarly regulated industry. Strong interpersonal skills and great attention to detail are necessary. Must be a strong team player with good problem solving, and good verbal and written communication skills. Must have the ability to manage people, encourage teamwork and drive decisions. Must be able to handle multiple projects concurrently, have computer experience and have knowledge of FDA Regulations, Application of Good Laboratory Practices, and Application of Good Manufacturing Practices.

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