*AbbVie Lab Supervisor

Abbvie (Cork, Ireland) 11 days ago
About AbbVie
AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at [...] Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

Want to join a team with a worldwide impact?



Want to lead innovation?



Then come join AbbVie!



At AbbVie, our strength lies in our team of experts who conduct ground-breaking science on a global scale every day. In choosing your career & life path, choose to be extraordinary!



At AbbVie Cork, we have a modern ‘bulk tablet’ finish facility that manufactures solid and capsule formulations. Innovative new technologies, in combination with the depth of expertise that exists within the local workforce, have allowed us to develop and deliver products and processes to support AbbVie’s wider global needs. These range from small scale clinical trial supply to large commercial manufacturing.



We are now sourcing a Lab Supervisor at our Carrigtwohil site in Cork.  As our new Lab Supervisor you will support the QC team to perform the analysis of raw materials, bulk, and finished products in compliance with current quality criteria, respecting deadlines, and managing costs. In addition, you will maintain technical and systems excellence in the laboratory by coaching and training analysts to ensure right-first-time behavior by implementing improved working practices in terms of efficiency, and compliance. 



Is this a team you want to be part of? then read on...



Key Responsibilities:




  • Allocate the work of the department to the QC staff to ensure effective schedule adherence

  • Supervise the work performed in the QC department and perform annual appraisals of QC staff while insuring up to date training and development

  • Control products (raw materials, intermediates, and finished products) by following procedures (general, specific, of analysis and use, and qualification of equipment) so as to meet schedule demands

  • Review analytical data and approve and release material as defined in relevant procedures

  • Coordinate and manage equipment maintenance and repair activities

  • Deliver operating budgets, ordering, and supervise expenditure

  • Maintain an awareness of technical developments for instrumentation analysis and schedule training for the team as appropriate

  • Perform investigations, and ensure a follow-up on anomalies, failures, and external complaints

  • Implement and manage change control systems for QC activities including assessment of changes for impact and develop action plans

  • Ensure appropriate procedures are in place by preparation and review of SOP’s, methods, and specifications.

  • Complete documentation reviews, reports, preparation, and trending activities to ensure compliance

  • Ensure QC activities are executed as prescribed by in-house procedures and in compliance with requirements of cGMP and relevant safety standards.

  • Participating and follow-up the audits and/or inspections carried out at the site by the authorities or clients

  • Prepare and review QC department reports and metrics e.g. monthly quality report, analysis trending reports, exceptions reports, KPI reports, etc.

  • Communicate to senior management on key events and issues etc. via normal in-house reporting structure e.g. meetings, formal reports, etc.

  • Develop technical specifications and project justifications as required

  • Establish project schedule and key milestones

Qualifications

Qualifications:




  • 3rd level qualification in a relevant Science discipline.


Job/Technical Skills




  • Minimum 4 years of analytical experience in the pharmaceutical industry with supervision experience essential.

  • Proven track record in an analytical role. Must be expert in HPLC, GC, LCMS,

  • GCMS, Automatic titration, Identification techniques.

  • Strong knowledge of regulatory requirements.

  • Proficient in using analytical equipment in the QC lab.

  • Involvement in product transfers/method transfer experience preferred.

  • Results-driven striving to meet all targets and metric standards as set by

  • department/site and division leaders.


Does this sound like your new role? Then apply today and come join AbbVie!



Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:



At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.


Travel
No
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

*AbbVie Lab Supervisor

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