Abbott Quality Coordinator II in Liberty, United States

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve. Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Job Summary:

Working under general supervision, is accountable for providing support services to the Quality Assurance function by initiating and coordinating a variety of applicable and required audits, releases, and reports. Responsible for preparing, maintaining and updating supporting files. Takes initiative to ensure work is done accurately and completely. Performs assignments of moderate complexity. Applies existing work methods to different known situations. Problems involve recurring, routine situations; usually refers more complex problems to supervisor or more senior level personnel within the Quality organization.

Job Duties:

  • Works directly with engineers, supervisors and inspectors in the Manufacturing areas.

  • Assists in coordinating activity in assigned work areas

  • May coordinate communication of work instructions to personnel in designated areas

  • May performs regular process and quality performance audits of personnel, tooling and equipment in assigned areas.

  • Assists in providing direct training to engineers and inspectors as required.

  • Provides assistance in expediting priority product and tasks in assigned areas.

  • May perform inspection and determines disposition of rejected components per required documentation, as directed.

  • May collect data for First Article inspections.

  • May help maintain documentation and process changes to update documentation.

  • Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements.

  • Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments. Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors.

  • Performs other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned.

General Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three or more years of related experience.

  • Requires demonstrated knowledge/understanding of GMP, other key practices and procedures of the function, company products, polices, and programs.

  • Demonstrated organizational skills, attentiveness to detail and the ability to work under limited supervision is required.

  • The ability to read, write, and communicate effectively in English is also required.

  • The demonstrated ability to understand and comply with applicable U. S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regulations and Company operating procedures, processes, policies and rules is essential. Must be able to use discretion and handle sensitive/confidential information.

  • Must be proficient in using various PC-based document control software packages including Microsoft Word, Excel, or similar word processing/spreadsheet software.

  • Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment.

  • Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment.

  • Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish projects.

  • Strong verbal and written communications with ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels in the organization.

  • Multitasks, prioritizes and meets deadlines in timely manner.

  • Strong organizational and follow-up skills, as well as attention to detail.

  • H.S. Diploma or greater

JOB FAMILY:

Operations Quality

DIVISION:

ASJM Abbott St. Jude Medical

LOCATION:

United States > Liberty : 253 Financial Blvd - Building 3

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:

Standard

TRAVEL:

No

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

Not Applicable

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day), Keyboard use (greater or equal to 50% of the workday)

Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

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Abbott is about the power of health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has been helping people reach their potential — because better health allows people and communities to achieve more. With a diverse, global network serving customers in more than 150 countries, we create new solutions — across the spectrum of health, around the world, for all stages of life. Whether it’s next-generation diagnostics, life-changing devices, science-based nutrition, or novel reformulations, we are advancing some of the most innovative and revolutionary technologies in healthcare, helping people live their best lives through better health.

The people of Abbott come to work each day with relentless energy, enthusiasm and a promise to enhance the health and well-being of millions of people. They push the boundaries to help manage and treat some of life’s greatest health challenges.

We invite you to explore opportunities at Abbott , to see if your talents and career aspirations may fit with our openings. An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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