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Lead Quality Assurance Officer Job

Date: Nov 16, 2017

Location: Hutt City, WGN, NZ

Company: MSD

Requisition ID: QUA005970

MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork.  As part of our global team, you'll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.


Due to expansion of our Upper Hutt site in Wellington, we have an opportunity for an experienced Lead Quality Assurance (QA) Officer to join our QA team onsite.  You will play an influencing role contributing to the smooth running of the QA department ensuring compliance with regulatory and corporate standards. Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Preparation and review of batch documentation
  • Approving release of compliant product
  • Management of document control systems
  • Performing internal  and supplier GMP audits
  • Providing on-the-job training/support for other members of QA or the site when required


To be successful in this position, you will need experience within a QA/auditing/ Manufacturing role preferably within a pharmaceutical environment. Other requirements of the role include: 
  • A Quality diploma or Science qualification preferred 
  • Able to work well within a collaborative team, being able to support other team members as required whilst managing your work autonomously
  • A high level of attention to detail 
  • Strong communication skills- written and verbal
MSD Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals through science. We offer veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments the widest range of veterinary pharmaceuticals, parasiticides, vaccines and health management solutions.

We work together to save and improve lives. Join us.
Apply now online for immediate consideration.

MSD is an equal opportunity employer - proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.

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