QC Specialist

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Quality Control, Pharma, Non testing role, Change programmes, CIs, Lean 6 sigma

QC Specialist.
Description: QC Lean Lab Specialist.
Location: Ringaskiddy – hybrid.
Salary: €30-35€/ hr (60-70k annual) dependent on experience.

Your new company:

This role provides an exciting opportunity to embed & sustain continuous improvement processes/programs in line with the international Company's standards at the growing Pharmaceutical manufacturing site in Cork, Ireland.

Your new role:
The QC Lean Lab Specialist is responsible for managing the application and integration of Lean Six-Sigma methodologies and key continuous improvement processes across QC laboratory.

They have a deep knowledge of QC operations execution and planning good business acumen as well as a strong interest in continuous improvement and Operational Excellence in business systems.

The QC Lean Lab Specialist reports directly to the site Business Excellence Lead with dotted line to the QC Director.

  • Business Excellence partner and integral member of the QC Business Unit Leadership Team and functional departments through the development of business process standards in line with existing Company standards, e.g. Standard Work, 6S, Digital Performance Management, A3 Problem Solving and Value Stream Mapping.
  • Shape and lead site-wide change programs through lean & six sigma methodologies.
  • Embed & sustain ‘Managing Site Performance’ business process standard through Digital Performance Management on site.
  • Lead Company Continuous Improvement Projects & mentor QC initiative leads on lean methodology.
  • Develop and cultivate a continuous improvement culture.
  • Enhance the involvement and engagement of employees in process improvements.
  • Ensure all Company continuous improvement projects are conducted to the highest of standards in a safe, quality-focused, and effective manner.

What you'll need to succeed:
Key Competencies:
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Innovative, adaptable and collaborative approach to business challenges
  • Incorporates different perspectives, backgrounds, and talent to generate effective ideas or solutions and engage in open and constructive conversations, focused on high-performance teams.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Proven problem-solving and critical thinking skills.

Qualifications and experience:
  • Third level Degree or equivalent qualification in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics
  • Certified to Black/Green belt level or relevant Lean Qualification
  • Proven track record in leading significant project and/or change initiatives that have delivered breakthrough results for an organization.
  • Strong cross-functional business acumen and demonstrated ability to lead the delivery of cross functional projects.
  • QC lab experience

What you need to do now
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