3pl quality assurance specialist ( 12 month contract)

  • Full Time
  • Milton


Mc Kesson is an impact-driven, Fortune 10 company that touches virtually every aspect of healthcare.

We are known for delivering insights, products, and services that make quality care more accessible and affordable.

Here, we focus on the health, happiness, and well-being of you and those we serve – we care.

What you do at Mc Kesson matters.

We foster a culture where you can grow, make an impact, and are empowered to bring new ideas.

Together, we thrive as we shape the future of health for patients, our communities, and our people.

If you want to be part of tomorrow’s health today, we want to hear from you.

Mc Kesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare.

At Mc Kesson Canada, we touch the lives of 12 million Canadians every day.

We carry more than 35,000 products in 12 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada.

But we’re so much more than a distribution company.

We’ve automated 2,500 retail pharmacies and dispense over 100 million doses a year through our automation solutions.

Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on us for a full range of services that contribute to the quality and safety of care for us all.

At Mc Kesson Canada, you’ll help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare.

Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

Job Summary Reporting to the Sr.

Manager, Quality (3 PL and QA Consulting), the Quality Specialist – (3 PL and QA Consulting) provides support to the department in the management of quality operations.

Specific Responsibilities Responsible for review of all batch release documentation and temperature data to support product release in Canada for MSD imported products/QA consulting clients, including MRA/non-MRA drugs and medical devices Review of stability protocols/reports, media fill studies, APQRs, and preparation of APQR addendums Responsible for review of receiving documents, scanning and submitting to clients, and final release in warehouse management system following release from client Main QA contact for clients assigned to him/her, and responsible for all GMP activities required to support client with ensuring GMP compliance Provide Quality Assurance guidance and support to potential new clients or new products as assigned Responsible for preparation and update of client manuals and client notes Provides support during audits as required Provides assistance with completion of complaint investigations, deviations, change controls, CAPA Prepares and updates SOPs and WIs as required Works on special QA projects, including Quality oversight for secondary packaging and labelling Supports other members of the team as needed Other tasks as required General Responsibilities Maintain relevant industry knowledge and completes required training as required Act as a Mc Kesson ambassador of corporate values Position Requirements Minimum 2-3 years of experience in Quality Assurance in the pharmaceutical industry or a similar role University Degree (Post graduate degrees and Health Professional degrees are preferred) GMP training Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills Able to manage multiple projects and deadlines Ability to identify compliance risks Proficiency with computer applications such as Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook Excellent scientific knowledge Ability to interpret complex Regulatory documents such as Health Canada guidance documents in order to provide guidance to internal and external stakeholders Ability to multi-task and to work in a fast-paced environment Attention to detail Strong organizational skills Strong troubleshooting skills Strong time management skills At Mc Kesson, we care about the well-being of the patients and communities we serve, and that starts with caring for our people.

That’s why we have a Total Rewards package that includes comprehensive benefits to support   physical, mental, and financial well-being.

Our Total Rewards offerings serve the different needs of our diverse employee population and ensure they are the healthiest versions of themselves.

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As part of Total Rewards, we are proud to offer a competitive compensation package at Mc Kesson.

This is determined by several factors, including performance, experience and skills, equity, regular job market evaluations, and geographical markets.

In addition to base pay, other compensation, such as an annual bonus or long-term incentive opportunities may be offered.

Our Base Pay Range for this position $71,400 – $119,000 Mc Kesson is an Equal Opportunity employer.

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