Careers

The following are our current openings at Pillar5 Pharma.

Quality Manager (1 Permanent, Full-Time Position)

We are currently recruiting for personnel interested in assuming a Quality Manager position, providing oversight to either the Quality Assurance or Quality Control activities of the site to ensure compliance with current Good Manufacturing Practices, Corporate Policies, and Customer requirements.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Common to Quality Assurance & Quality Control:
Authorized Quality Authority alternate
Provide leadership & coaching, evaluate personnel performance, identify training needs & personnel development where required
Develop departmental operating plan, monitor performance, analyze variances
Lead and support Operational Excellence initiatives to support site goals

Specific to Quality Assurance:
Oversee In-Process Quality Assurance activities of the site
Quality Systems oversight (e.g. CAPA, Deviations, Change Control, Customer Complaints, Vendor Management…)
Microbiology laboratory oversight
Ensure all products released from the site are manufactured to and meet customer and regulatory specifications
Host/Co-host Regulatory Inspections and Customer Quality audits

Specific to Quality Control:
Technical expertise to validation projects & for resolving quality investigations
Secondary review of laboratory data to assure conformance to established procedure & accuracy
Monitor compendia, prepare analysis of changes and assure conformance
Monitor method updates issued by customers
Prepare supportive documentation for proposed changes to established specifications
Maintain necessary documentation and oversight of contract laboratories

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

• Bachelor of Science degree
• 5 to 7 years supervisory/management experience, ideally in a Quality role in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment
• In-depth knowledge of GMP guidelines, quality systems and current HPFBI GMP and cGMP related policies and directives, as well as demonstrated experience in quality investigations
• For the Quality Control role: practical analytical laboratory experience
• Proven planning, organizational, and time management skills
• High level of accountability and demonstrated leadership skills
• Excellent communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills
• Training or experience in operational excellence programs such as Six Sigma or LEAN are an asset
• Proficiency in computer applications, specifically Microsoft Office and SAP

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Please send your resume to:

Pillar5 Pharma Inc.
Human Resources
365 Madawaska Blvd.
Arnprior, Ontario K7S 0C9
E-Mail: HR@pillar5pharma.com

The deadline for all applications is August 14, 2015.  Thank you for your interest, however, only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted.

Temporary Packagers (Casual – On Call)

The Packaging role is to inspect and pack product in compliance with production, quality, and safety standards.

Qualifications:

• High school diploma
• Ability to multi-task and adapt to change
• Proven ability to follow written procedures and complete accurate documentation
• Demonstrated ability to work both independently and in a team environment
• Capacity to work all shifts and meet the physical demands of the position
• Previous experience in a manufacturing environment would be an asset

Application Process:

Please send your resume to:

Pillar5 Pharma Inc.
Human Resources
365 Madawaska Blvd.
Arnprior, Ontario K7S 0C9
E-Mail: HR@pillar5pharma.com

Thank you for your interest, however, only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted.