QA Supervisor

Irvine, CA

LGM Pharma is a leading contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) and provider of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API). With excellent API sourcing and supply chain expertise together with our drug product contract development and manufacturing solutions, we are a premier end-to-end solutions provider to the global pharmaceutical industry.

We are a high-growth organization looking to accelerate the development and commercialization of high-quality therapeutics worldwide. We have offices in California, Texas, Kentucky, Florida and Israel.

We are looking for a QA Supervisor to join our Quality Department, in Irvine, CA.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Assist in supervision of various quality programs such as but limited to labeling, GMP training, compliance, document control, information tracking, and equipment calibration.
  • Manages or assists in the compliance profile of the site and drives continuous improvements, QRB and metrics.
  • Review and approve protocol/reports for various qualifications and validations.
  • Serve as a backup to Senior Quality Manager in their absence.
  • Uses statistical process control to evaluate trends.  Provide periodic KPI trend reports to senior management as required.
  • Review and approve Manufacturing, Packaging, and Quality Operation Processes, and GMP documentation.
  • Approve Master Labels and Finished Product C of A’s. Assist with creation, revision and approval of SOP’s. Review and approve change controls.
  • Improves and/or develops comprehensive quality sub-systems (e.g., corrective/preventative action, MRB, customer complaints, vendor management programs, etc.).
  • Assist Senior Management during inspections by FDA, DEA, and other regulatory agencies and customers.
  • Helps in establishing raw material and finished product specifications based on regulatory requirements and customer needs.
  • Lead investigation activities, perform root-cause analyses, and develop corrective and preventative action plans.
  • Assist in preparations for Annual Product Review.
  • Comply with cGMP regulations and follow all standard operating procedures.
  • Other related duties as required. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferable in a scientific discipline.
  • 5+ years of experience in Quality Assurance in a GMP facility, including people management and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong commitment to quality standards with leadership and management skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical procedures, SOP’s, GMP’s and governmental regulations: 21 CFR 111, 11, 210, and 211.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Possess positive qualities of effective leadership, staff motivation and conflict resolution.
  • ASQC quality certifications, ISO 9000 or other Audit training preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of validation, investigations, application of audit principles, concepts and practices related to a regulated quality system is required.
  • Strong solid dose manufacturing quality compliance experience is preferred.