Quality Operations Plant Lead QA Assistant (USA)


TITLE: Quality Operations Plant Lead QA Assistant

REPORTING TO: Quality Operations Supervisor

LOCATION: Virginia


· Incoming inspection for plant/process related raw materials

· Issuance & distribution of Raw Materials Discrepancy Reports.

· Issuance of Material Destruction Notice

· Rework

o Prioritize/Organize

o Reconcile rework documentation

o Update weekly rework reports

· Audit Prep


· Support Q. Ops Supervisor and QA Auditors

o Perform required statistical review of finished goods.

o Take part in required quality supplemental inspections

o Training

· Support for plant Quality & Manufacturing investigations.

· Support for CAPA

· Support for plant in continuous improvement projects.

· Upon completion of required training, be the designated replacement/back up for the Q. Ops Plant Lead QA.

o Staging spec files and documents according to plant production schedule.

o Review of retain samples for proper archival.

o Review of batch record documentation to ensure it was completed according to proper GMP principles and ensure corrections are made upon findings of non-conforming entries.

o Issuance of Certificate of Conformance.

o Creation of Physical color standard cards.

o Release of orders for shipment based on batch record approval and sample review.

o Informing shipping department that orders are released and ready for shipment.

· Any other tasks assigned by Quality Operations Management.


· Good level of work organization

· Good communication skills & adaptation to people for communication

· Sociable and enjoys working with people

· Good documentary practices which line up with applicable GDP

· Ease to work with computerized systems and Microsoft or equivalent based tools

QUALIFICATIONS (education & experience)

· Minimum requirement: High School diploma Higher related education is an asset

· 2 years of experience in Manufacturing or Quality operations

· Experience and/or understanding of Pharmaceutical, Food/Beverage, Health Care, Cosmetic, and Aerosol industries requirements/regulations is an asset

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 – $22.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Manufacturing: 2 years (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

Work Location: One location

Location: Harrisonburg-VA
Job Type: Full Time
Pay Type: Hourly

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