QA Specialist
EMD Millipore US - Ohio

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EMD Chemicals Inc.represents the North American extension of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, for specialty chemicals.


Position Summary:
Responsible for the implementation and
maintenance of Quality Systems and processes to ensure
internal and external compliance and the promotion of quality
practices that meet or exceed required guidelines and
regulatory requirements.Responsible for the maintenance and
continuous improvement of the overall Quality Program.

Responsibilities include:
Establish and maintain on-site quality

Provide support for business processes,
complaints, CAPA, audits and Document Control

Participate on project teams, providing
quality input and guidance

Assist QA/QC/RA teams with the ongoing
training of quality procedures, techniques and concepts in
accordance with the EMD quality systems

Perform and direct root cause

Provide quality guidance with
product/process development programs

Participate as a member of the internal
audit team as a lead auditor, train internal auditors, and
facilitate customer audits

Train EMD Norwood personnel on Quality
Management Systems and the use of continuous improvement

Maintain performance metrics on the Norwood
Quality Management System.

Other duties as assigned.

EMD Millipore Corporation is an
equal opportunity employer


To qualify for this position, an individual
must possess a combination of experience and education that
would likely produce the required knowledge and

Bachelor's degree in scientific discipline
with min 5 years exp in industryOR equivalent experience /

Work Experience:
5 years experience in the chemical industry or
related industry.

Quality Management or Quality
Engineering with a manufacturing company, implementing and
maintaining product quality documents.

ISO9000 experience preferably in a
leadership role.

Physical Requirements:
Work at a computer for long periods of time
(up to8 hours)

Able to lift 25 lbs.


American Society of Quality Auditors

Other Qualifications:
i. e. skills, knowledge)

Minimum of 2 years experience in a
leadership role preferred

Process validation experience

Experience with Quality System

Excellent technical writing

Self-motivated with a continuous
improvement focus

Lean, with Six Sigma skills (Green Belt

Strong Leadership and team building

Knowledge of industry best practices and
guidelines strongly preferred

Knowledge of ISO 9001, cGMP, QSR and
Responsible Care

Excellent communication skills (both
verbal and written), and excellent analytical and
mathematic skills.