Danville, located in Danville, Illinois is a large campus and
collectively contain 18 aerosol and liquid filling and packaging lines.
Voyant's Danville facilities procure, blend, fill and package a wide
variety aerosol and liquid personal care and OTC consumer packaged
and direct all Quality Control laboratory (chemistry and microbiology
labs) activities to ensure adherence to all customer and regulatory
requirements and finished good product specifications which includes all
aspects of manufacturing and packaging. Will work with customers. QC
management oversight includes Analytical, Microbiology and Incoming
Inspection laboratories. Will oversee a total staff of 21 in the labs.
Responsibilities and Expectations
QC and Incoming personnel and oversee daily testing activities to
support the manufacture of regulated and non- regulated products.
specific analytical tests and wet chemistry tests on raw materials,
in-process, final products, stability goods and incoming testing are
assigned to meet the schedule.
QC personnel perform investigations of out-of-specification and
out-of-trend data and communicate effectively and timely to upper
in determining root causes to laboratory investigations and appropriate
CAPAs and assessing the effectiveness of the CAPAs.
effectively to resolve issues and ensure consistency of testing
techniques and assess occurrences and root causes of OOTs or OOSs
Develop budget for QC and manage the expenditure for laboratory operation.
Ensure all testing by chemists is completed according to the schedule and meet all cGMP requirements.
Ensure analytical instruments’ calibration and maintenance under cGMP regulations.
Monitor and review analytical instruments’ qualifications and ensure them to meet regulatory requirements.
Propose and implement solutions to meet customer requests.
Interface with contract labs regarding QC sample handling and reporting.
Ensure stability testing is performed per procedure requirements.
Review and approve data. Evaluate and interpret the test results and other related technical documentation.
Maintain test data, records and related laboratory documents.
Communicate with external suppliers or service providers regarding quality issues.
Responsible for managing teams’ performance and applicable quality metrics.
Work cross-functionally with departments to help resolve issues.
SOPs and standard test methods for the QC laboratory operations and
supervise and train staff. Modify procedures as needed to improve
overall lab efficiency and compliance.
Minimum Education and Experience
BS degree in Chemistry or Microbiology. Masters Degree ideal
5+ years of combined chemistry and microbiology experience in regulated industry.
At least 3 years managing or supervising a medium sized laboratory (chemistry or microbiology) with high volume throughput.
Must be highly organized, detail oriented and able to manage multiple projects
Experience using HPLC, GC, UV, IR, Auto Titrators, office software (MS Excel, MS Word, etc)
Hands on Aseptic technique experience
Strong problem solving ability in analytical chemistry with strong written and verbal communication, and organization skills.
Ability to maintain detailed and accurate records
Knowledge of FDA regulations, ICH guidelines, CFR, USP/NF and validation guidelines
Good technical writing skills and customer relationship experience
Thank you for your interest and consideration of a career with Voyant Beauty!
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