CEP Laboratory Supervisor

CEP Laboratory Supervisor

Johnson & Johnson | Not Specified, IE

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Job title - CEP Lab Supervisor
Location - Limerick
For more than 130 years, diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) have been part of our cultural fabric at Johnson & Johnson and woven into how we do business every day. Our commitment to respect the dignity and diversity of all is embedded in our Credo.
We know that the success of our business depends on having the best talent in a workforce that reflects the diverse markets we serve around the world and an inclusive culture that values different perspectives and life experiences
That is why we in Ireland are working to create an inclusive environment where diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences are valued and each and every one of our people feels that they belong and can reach their potential. No matter who they are.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Johnson & Johnson means "You Belong"!
About this role:
The CEP Laboratory Supervisor provides leadership and support in coordinating and enabling Quality Control laboratory activities for testing and release of lab samples including raw materials, packaging materials, in process samples, processing aids, finished goods, engineering analysis, stability program and customer return sample.
Duties & responsibilities:
The Supervisor also provides technical leadership across multiple laboratory systems to ensure departmental compliance with regulatory requirements while ensuring production and project schedules.
Provides technical leadership across multiple laboratory systems to ensure departmental compliance with regulatory requirements while ensuring production and project schedules.
Equipment maintenance and Project work as directed by laboratory management, while ensuring compliance with quality standards and production schedules.
Drives continuous improvement through data driven approaches and monitoring of quality systems.
Ensure that performance and quality of products conform to established company and regulatory standards.
Support QA and Regulatory Affairs in assuring compliance to pertinent regulations
Manage lab activities to ensure required lot release targets are met
Ensure Laboratory Systems and Equipment are maintained in a compliant state.
Ensure Laboratory personnel training and competency is maintained
Ensure effective and timely closure of lab investigations, audit observations NCR's, change requests, CAPA's, etc).
Pursue continuous improvements and variance reduction in test methodology and non conformances.
Advise on technical issues within the lab and on cross functional teams.
Oversee preparation and audit execution of laboratory operations and systems
Review report findings, recommend corrective action and implementations.
Communicate and report department objectives and metrics as requested.
Provide support for the implementation of quality and plant strategic initiatives.
Develop, implement and track strategic Quality Goals & Objectives.
Supervise, Develop and mentor laboratory personnel
Identify and lead cost and technical improvements under the departments' continuous improvement program.
Provide input to budget planning process as requested, utilizes cost control initiatives to reduce expenses.
Demonstrate strong leadership and a clear identifiable work ethos within the team.
Develop and maintain a Credo & Behavioral Standards based culture.
All employees are responsible for minimizing the Environmental and Health & Safety effects of the work that they perform.
Education and Experience:
Minimum of a Bachelors degree in a related science/management related field.
5+ years industry experience working in Medical Devices/Pharmaceutical Industry.
Minimum of 2 years managerial experience or advanced management training.
Ability to interpret GMP's, regulations, corporate and company policy.
Thorough knowledge of FDA, BSI, PMDA and International Regulatory requirements.
Broad laboratory IT skills; EMPOWER, LIMS, Minitab, excel /word reports etc.
Experience in Laboratory equipment qualification and test method validation and transfer.
Technical expertise in HPLC, GC, FTIR, UV spectrophotometry.
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills required.
Proven leadership and problem-solving skills.
Ability to work on own initiative and flexible work ethic.
Innovative development techniques and strategic thinking abilities.
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks, and to facilitate and resolve cross-functional activities and issues.
Attention to detail.
What type of mark will YOU make?
By joining Johnson & Johnson you will find boundless opportunities to craft your path & amplify your impact inside & outside our walls. And with our commitment to be the world's healthiest workforce you can strengthen your body as well and your mind. When you work with us you can touch over a Billion lives worldwide every day. And when you apply your talent to our collective purpose there's no end to the lasting impact we can make together. And that changes everything.
What's in it for YOU?
It's vital to us that you feel you can bring your whole self to work; at J&J we provide an environment for you to fulfil your career aspirations as well as promoting your physical and mental wellbeing. You will receive a competitive wage and benefits package as well as benefits that can be tailored to what is valuable to you throughout different stages of your life. Examples of this include: online Digital GP, private healthcare, Retail Vouchers, Discounted & Subsidised Gym memberships and you can get to support community projects as part of our global Corporate Social Responsibility programme.
Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care (Ireland) Limited (8182)
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