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Pharmaceutical Technical Investigator

Philadelphia, PA 19114

Posted: 03/22/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Quality and Compliance Job Number: 551915 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Must have Microsoft Word/Excel/Outlook, Experience in a GMP environment. Minimum of 5 years in a GMP regulated environment, Packaging or Quality preferred. Must have Minimum of 2 years of investigation, CAPA, or Quality Assurance related experience. Bachelor’s Degree required, preferably in Science or Business (e.g., Chemistry, Pharmacy, Engineering, Operations).

Technical Investigations Writer

Deviation Management is a top priority for Client in support of our Patient First mission, values, and culture, with a specific focus on robust root-cause investigations, and continuous process improvement. Client Philadelphia has established a Deviation Management Excellence leadership and execution structure under Continuous Improvement, Technology and Engineering (CITE).

The Technical Investigations Writer is responsible for performing investigation activities and writing deviation investigation reports supporting non-conforming (process and procedural deviation) events.

Additionally, the Technical Investigations Writer will deploy effective root cause analysis tools, such as 5-why analysis, fishbone diagrams, etc. and create the associated CAPAs.

  • Perform thorough investigations of manufacturing non-conforming events that could include review of cGMP documents and historical review of the quality management system
  • Perform investigations using structured root cause analysis tools (fishbone, 5 Whys, etc.) and partner with team members to determine true root cause
  • Participate in defining right CAPA after investigation process is complete
  • Conduct personnel interviews of those individuals involved with the event
  • Write concise and accurate event investigation reports with the goal to be successful in the first pass through the quality review
  • Write interim reports and extensions for investigations that exceed 30 days
  • Adjust work hours across our 24x7 operation, when needed, in order to get all information required for accurate investigations

  • Bachelors Degree required, preferably in Science or Business (e.g., Chemistry, Pharmacy, Engineering, Operations)
  • Minimum of 2 - 5 years of CAPA, investigations, or manufacturing quality assurance experience
  • Minimum of 5 years manufacturing/technical experience in a regulated GMP environment; pharmaceutical industry preferred

  • Must possess excellent investigative, documentation, technical writing, and proofreading skills
  • We will identify candidates based on the following:
  • Leads with Integrity and Respect
  • Delivers Results
  • Demonstrates Business Acumen
  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Champions Change
  • Engages and Inspires
  • Coaches and Develops

  • Individual may be required to site, stand, walk regularly
  • Occasionally lift 0-15 pounds
  • Be accessible to manufacturing floor and office staff and to use required office equipment
  • Specific vision requirements include reading written documents and frequent use of a computer monitor
33-38 pay rate range
**salary will be commensurate with experience**
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