Despatch Quality Control (Late Shift)

  • Location
    Horsham, West Sussex
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Advertising and PR
  • External Reference
    JN-012022-228747
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Chemicals, Paints, Pharmaceuticals

Job title: Dispatch (Quality Control)


Duration: 12 weeks - possible extension if business needs


Location: Langhurst Wood Road, Horsham, RH12 4QD, United Kingdom


Shift patterns / Start Times: Mon - Sun (37.5hrs) 2:00pm - 10.15pm


Start date: ASAP



Adecco UK are currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity to work with one of our Globally known company in your local area.


Position Summary:


Under direction of a Senior Specialist Quality Control, perform QC checks in Inventory, Packaging and/or Dispatch, to provide the required levels of support and service to operational areas.


Key Responsibilities:



  • Review and approve material specifications.

  • QC Inventory Inspection and release of incoming materials.

  • QC Packaging checks during production.

  • QC Despatch 1st QC and Final QC Inspection.

  • Train and develop QC personnel.

  • Maintain compliance with GMP, HSE, Quality Programme.

  • Develop Continuous Improvements.

  • Generate and update documentation.

  • Investigates and report on external and internal non-conformances.

  • Collection of metrics to demonstrate the performance of the processes followed by QC in the respective areas as instructed by the Quality Control Lead(s).

  • Identify, escalate and support investigations for any identified internal and/or external non-conformances, identified during QC processes, or notified to QC by another function.

  • Assist in the development and delivery of corrective / preventative actions at the discretion of the Quality Control Lead(s) and / or Senior Quality Control Specialist(s) as appropriate.

  • Perform adhoc duties, as requested by the QC Manager, Quality Control Lead(s) and / or Senior Quality Control Specialist(s), to support the activities of the Quality department, as required.



Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:



  • Preferably educated to GCSE level or equivalent, in relevant subjects.

  • Preferably has related experience in pharmaceutical GMP.

  • Preferably has experience of working in Clinical Trials quality/packaging/distribution.

  • Ability to demonstrate experience of working within a team ethos.

  • Ability to demonstrate experience of working without direct supervision / under own initiative within the remit of the role.

  • Responsibility / accountability for quality of own work.

  • A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.

  • Competent in use of electronic / computerised systems.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Proven problem solving and decision-making skills.











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