Lab Supervisor - QC Packaging

Lab Supervisor QC Packaging
Location: Johannesburg
Reference: LB/LSQCP
Salary:  Market Related
Large Pharma Company has an opportunity for a Lab Supervisor QC Packaging.
Ensure compliance to national / international regulatory requirements with respect to Quality Management Systems and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) within the QC Laboratory.
Key Responsibilities
  • Ensure all Standard Operating Procedures (S.O.P) are initiated and reviewed as per the required process.
  • Ensure that raw materials or packaging materials are sampled as per SOPs and tested in compliance to registered analytical methods and specifications.
  • Ensure that all Deviations raised are properly documented, investigated and closed according to S.O.P.
  • Ensure participation and compliance to OOS investigations and procedures.
  • Reviewing and confirming the compliance of test results ensuring adherence to release specifications.
  • Ensure that the approval or rejection process of raw materials and packaging materials are handled in accordance with the required procedure.
  • Ensure all records relating to releases, retests or rejections are kept as well as the relevant number of retention samples.
  • Assist with ensuring that all specifications, test methods and other quality control procedures are available.
  • Liaise with receiving warehouse to ensure material is available (labelled accordingly) for the samplers to commence with their duty.
  • Ensure training of QC personnel (Samplers & Packaging Technologists) is conducted in accordance with relevant procedure for relevant teams.
  • Perform performance assessments of all direct reports against agreed objectives.
  • Assist with Quality Management Systems.
  • BSc Degree/Diploma in Analytical Chemistry or equivalent
  • 4 or more years' Pharmaceutical QC Laboratory experience
  • Supervisory and packaging materials experience will be an advantage
  • Understanding of Quality Control, Good Laboratory Practice guidelines and firm understanding of GLP requirements for generated data integrity  
  • Computer literacy - Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint
Please forward a detailed CV and supporting documents to or call Liezl on 0860 100 MVG (684) to enquire.