Posted: 11/05/2023

JOB ID - R2715798
LOCATION - Waterford, Ireland
Quality Control Intern (January, 2024 to August, 2024)

  • Location: Onsite
  • Job type: Temporary - Internship
About Waterford
For more than 20 years, our Waterford team has continued to grow and diversify to serve patients around the world. Today, a team of almost 800 work together at a state-of-the-art biopharmaceutical and medical device campus. Recognised through multiple local and national awards, Sanofi Waterford offers flexible working and access to a world of opportunities to grow your career at one location. As well as attractive benefits, the team enjoy access to an onsite gym and medical centre that underpin a strong commitment to health and wellbeing.

About the job
You will contribute to the continued success of our QC department by providing QC support services while performing a key role in the maintenance of a safe, efficient and functional Laboratory, in accordance with cGLP and cGMP.
Engage with our Continuous Improvement programme to share your ideas and experience to further optimise our laboratory function.
Comply with all regulatory and safety guidelines to protect yourself, your colleagues and our patients.  
Main responsibilities
  • Provide QC services, oversight and support to site. 
  • Perform all activities to current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) and current Good Laboratory Practice (cGLP) requirements.
  • Perform sampling and testing activities within the QC laboratory and manufacturing areas. 
  • Perform equipment calibrations.
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement projects as required regarding safety, lean and GPTW.
  • Use of LIMS system.
  • Document updates in compliance with cGMP.
  • Sample receipt and reconciliation.
  • Effective interaction with other departments on matters related to QC.
  • Complete investigations on a timely basis.
  • Update the QC Team Leader on potential problems and highlight improvements where possible by use of the normal communication means.
  • Ensure all quality documentation and records are complete and current.
About you
  • Experience: This opportunity is available to preferably Science related 2nd or 3rd year third level education students.
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